[kde] Re: Have KDE send URL to default browser, not tmp file

Dotan Cohen writes:

When clicking links in KDE applications, KDE downloads the file in the
URI to a tmp file, then passes that file to the browser. For example,
try this:
$ kde-open http://dotancohen.com

See that the address in the browser starts with

Now, contrast with other options:
$ gnome-open http://dotancohen.com
$ python -mwebbrowser http://dotancohen.com

How can I get KDE apps to pass the URI to the web browser, instead of
a tmp file? Thanks!

This is a known bug (see https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=245525), which
seems to be fixed for me in KDE 4.5.3. Are you running an earlier version of

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