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Monday, November 27th 2006, 7:22pm

Author: marcin

How to detect default browser from a script?

Hi, fabian Thanks for your reply. I checked SuSE 9.0, 9.3 and 10.1 and none of them had the $BROWSER variable set or had BrowserApplication set in $HOME/.kde/share/config/kdeglobals. I checked both root and user accounts... The search continues. Regards Marcin

Monday, November 13th 2006, 11:56pm

Author: marcin

How to detect default browser from a script?

What I'm trying to do is to detect from a script a default browser on a particular machine under kde. Different default browser may be selected by a user: firefox, konqueror, mozilla, epiphany, etc. I have to open an HTTP connection to a specific web site and it would be polite to use the browser which was selected by that user. So, to be specific, I'm looking for a file which contains that default browser name, or for an output of a command, which will give me that name. For example, in gnome I...

Monday, November 13th 2006, 10:35pm

Author: marcin

How to detect default browser from a script?

Hi, everyone In my research I found a way to determine a default browser from a script in gnome, but am having much harder time in kde. Someone mentioned DCOP as a way to get that information, but there was not enough details to make it work. Does anyone here have more insight into that problem? I would really appreciate a pointer or two. Thanks. Marcin