Links with Moailla-Thunderbird

Mike m_masi at
Sun Nov 30 20:31:09 UTC 2003

Lars E. Pettersson wrote:
> On Sunday 30 November 2003 20:16, Blaine Gordon wrote:
>>Does anyone know how to set up Thunderbird so a browser opens when you
>>click on a link or is this just a bug?
> "Integration with the operating system is not currently implemented. 
> Clicking on HTTP URLs in mail messages fails to launch your default Linux 
> browser. We hope to address this in the next release. We recognize how 
> important this is for our Linux users and apologize in advance."
> Hopefully it will work in 0.4 ... :-)
> /Lars

I usually keep a Firebird window open underneath Thunderbird; you can 
drag and drop the url from the mail pane to Firebird and it will open 
there.  Haven't tried it with other browsers.


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