thunderbird -> firebird links?

Ken Moffat kmoffat at
Tue May 4 00:40:04 CEST 2004

Phil Lawrence wrote:

> I set up the the panel to launch thunderbird and firefox...  but how 
> can I make links in HTML emails open firefox?  And how to make 
> mailto:'s in firefox open thunderbird for composing?
Look at the extensions that are available.

You can define $BROWSER to /usr/bin/firefox to get it as default, maybe 
in your ~/.xsession file:

if [ -e /usr/bin/firefox ] ; then
        export BROWSER="/usr/bin/firefox"


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