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Re: [SLE] Firefox: Open link in new tab
  • From: ken <gebser@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 20 Apr 2006 19:19:48 -0400
  • Message-id: <44481714.3030107@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Bruce Marshall wrote:
> On Thursday 20 April 2006 15:08, ken wrote:
>>FX Fraipont wrote:
>>>ken wrote:
>>>>Just a few months ago, after doing a lot of googling and testing, I set
>>>>up gnome (with gconf-editor and 'Edit > Preferences...') to open links
>>>>in email (using Thunderbird) in a new tab in the current firefox window.
>>>>For some reason, this no longer works.
>>>Have you checked Firefox preferences
>>>
>>>edit > preferences > tabs
>>>
>>>and check Open links from applications in a new tab in the most recent
>>>window.
>>Yeah. Did that. Restarted FF numerous times with this set. Still no go.
>>
>
> What I use under KDE "file associations" is the following command line:
>
> '/usr/bin/firefox' -remote "openURL(%u,new-window)"

Thanks but nope, also tried %s and new-tab.

(Oddly, the above causes FF to open a new window but with the wrong URL.)

BTW, using gnome.


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