Web lists-archives.com

Re: xdg-email config




On Jun 11, 2018 um 16:02:13, Pierre Frenkiel wrote:
> On Mon, 11 Jun 2018, Curt wrote:
> 
> > You need to create a desktop file if one doesn't exist for your preferred
> > application.
> 
>    thank you for your answer. I tried to create alpine.desktop
>    from thunderbird.desktop, but it seems that it's content is not so good:
>    instead of openning alpine, I get a browser screen.
>    Where can I find a template for alpine.desktop, or at least a decription
>    of the content of a .desktop file?

Hello Pierre,

I found this on the german ubuntu page:

https://wiki.ubuntuusers.de/Alpine/

[Desktop Entry]
Version=1.0
Encoding=UTF-8
Name=Alpine
GenericName=mail client
Comment=read and write mail
Comment[de]=Emails lesen und schreiben
Exec=/usr/bin/alpine
Icon=/usr/share/icons/Humanity/apps/48/evolution.svg
Terminal=true
Type=Application

Hth Michael

Attachment: signature.asc
Description: PGP signature