[Bf-committers] url handlers / help-system / *nix
Thu, 6 May 2004 02:12:23 +0200
Le 6 mai 04, à 01:28, Kent Mein a écrit :
> In reply to Daniel Fairhead (email@example.com):
> I'd say check the var first, if its not defined on Windows use IE
> on OSX use safari (if safari is optional maybe try to find it first
> if not found default to mozilla.)
> everywhere else try mozilla.
> Defiantly print the warning though if $BROWSER is not set.
On Os X just pass 'open <fully qualified URL>' to a shell, and
the default browser set in internet preferences will fire.
No need to bother with an env var, this is handled at system level.
adding -a 'nameofapplication' choose a non default one (this is a bad
Works from 10.2 and later.
Note : by fully qualified, i mean "http://....."
mailto:, ftp: or regular files will be also recognised and handled