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Re: TeXworks and hunspell
On 3/29/2012 4:10 PM, Ken Brown wrote:
On 3/28/2012 5:26 AM, Yaakov (Cygwin/X) wrote:
On 2012-03-24 10:15, Ken Brown wrote:
Another question is how to make the commands under the Help menu that
want to open a URL work. Or would this require a KDE desktop?
No, but it does require a browser; does installing xdg-utils from Ports
Yes, it does help. I haven't completely figured out how to configure my
system so that xdg-open will do everything I want, but I've figured out
enough to know that it's do-able.
OK, I've got all the Help menu commands working except the one that's
supposed to send mail, but that seems to be a cygstart problem. I've
just sent a question about this to the cygwin list.
In order to make the command to open the manual work, I created a
/usr/share/applications/defaults.list file with the following line:
Setting BROWSER=cygstart doesn't help here, because xdg-open receives a
`file://' URL, which cygstart doesn't understand.