Control: unmerge -1
Control: reassign -1 icedove 1:45.2.0-1
Control: notforwarded -1
Control: retitle -1 icedove does not handle attach parameter in mailto url
On Wed, Sep 14, 2016 at 08:26:24AM -0400, Antoine Beaupré wrote:
> When I run Gnome (or at least configure my environment with
> XDG_CURRENT_DESKTOP=GNOME), xdg-email fails to send an email with an
> attachment. Usually, I can send an email with a file attached with:
> xdg-email --utf8 --to anar...@example.com --subject test --body "foo"
> --attach /etc/motd
> This starts mutt and everything works more or less correctly. But then
> with the above GNOME environment, xdg-email tries to start Icedove
> through gvfs-open. (If it was Thunderbird, mind you, it could work
> because there are special provisions for xdg-email to use Thunderbird,
> but this is Debian with its fork so that fails.)
> It does this with:
> That starts Icedove with all fields properly populated, but no
> It seems to me this is a bug in gvfs-open.
Sorry, I misunderstood what you were asking for when I reassigned this
to xdg. But still it's not a bug in gvfs. gvfs expects the mailto app
to handle the url. It doesn't do any per application specialization
like xdg-email does, it just passes the url directly to icedove, so
icedove needs to be fixed to handle the attach parameter.