[K12OSN] Changing default web browser (globaly)

Huck dhuckaby at paasda.org
Wed Oct 20 19:35:42 UTC 2004

late posting...but just did it

apt-get install firefox

mv /usr/bin/mozilla /usr/bin/MOZILLA
cp /usr/bin/firefox /usr/bin/mozilla

click on the little dragon head and voila!


Burroughs, Henry wrote:

>You can tell I'm on a roll tonight. ;-)  What do I need to modify so that when the user clicks on the "web-browser" button on the GNOME panel for it to launch an alternate browser (ie: Firefox) instead of mozilla.  I basically know how the  gnome-default-applications-properties program modifies settings for the user, but where are the global/default settings?  I'm trying to get it switched over before I have everyone pile onto the new server.  Have a great evening!
>Henry Burroughs
>Technology Director
>Hilton Head Preparatory School
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