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[REBOL] Re: rebol view on ubuntu 5.10 browser/mail integration

From: cyrill:nitzsche:gmx:at at: 22-Oct-2005 11:10

Alan Crandall wrote:
>At 01:39 PM 10/18/2005, you wrote: > >>Alan Crandall wrote: >> >> >> >>>At 01:48 PM 10/16/2005, you wrote: >>> >>> >>> >>> >>> >>> >>>>Hi! >>>> >>>>Sorry, for this probably very newby question: >>>>All versions of view 1.3, including windows ones called via wine, didn't >>>>integrate with system default browsers/mail clients. >>>>I'm also not aware of any properties files to adjust these settings. >>>>However there's no problem to download any files from >>>>rebol sites. Only when a mail or browser button is clicked in rebview >>>>there's exactly no reaction. >>>> >>>>Thanks for any ideas >>>> >>>>Cyrill >>>> >>>> >>>> >>>> >>>> >>>Well I'm problay not the best person to answer but will try.First make user >>>your user.r file has your correct email settings.I use Mandriva 2006 and >>>can send mail when user.r is set up correctly.As for the browser problem, I >>>have not set that up on Linux but if I not wrong you should do that from >>>the console with browser/"the path" ?Others will chime in with more help >>> >>> >>> >>> >>> >>No, the browser command doesn't work either. >>Meanwhile I found rebols bug database and therein two open tickets about >>this issue >>(Jan and Dec 2004). Maybe I'm wrong, but I think this is easy to fix by >>implementing >>functions to set the browser and mail client paths in user.r. Or is >>linux compatibility >>not a main focus of rebol development? >> >> >First I made a typo-it is set browser/"the path" >Second user.r does store your email settings >Third, many Rebollers do use Linux but is not the majority >Fourth, I would suggest you get/install Altme get it >here: >that is the main place people are hanging these days including many on Linux >when you have it installed,send me a private note with your real >name/alias/email address and I will have you added.I use Altme on Mandriva >2006 so see no problem using on Ubuntu >
Got the windows version of Rebol to run with a newer version of wine. I'll use this one. AltME also runs after symlinking libXaw6 to 7. Couldn't send you an email, because your provider is blacklisting mine. For granting me an AltME account, please use: Name: Cyrill Nitzsche Alias: Cyrill (or Kyros) Email: [cyrill--nitzsche--gmx--at] Thanks, Cyrill