Cannot set default email client in Digikam running Windows 10

Maik Qualmann metzpinguin at
Mon Nov 6 19:47:04 GMT 2017

Currently I am working on this bug. It should be fixed in digiKam-5.8.0. It is 
already tested here with Windows7, not yet tested with Windows10.


Am Montag, 6. November 2017, 20:36:51 CET schrieb Martin Burnicki:
> Melissa Mendelsohn wrote:
> > Just to try, I installed the 32bit version. It connects to my
> > Thunderbird now.. but I get a message :Windows cannot find “compose”.
> > Any chance of a fix?
> According to section "Compose new mail with command line" on this page
> it may be tricky to run thunderbird correctly from within a different
> application, and it may differ in details depending on the TB version,
> and the target OS, e.g. Windows vs. Linux.
> Anyway, -compose which is the command to let TB open a message compose
> window seems to be mis-interpreted as a filename in the Windows version
> of DK. So for me this sounds like a bug in DK, where eventually the TB
> command line is not escaped correctly.
> Does the name of the file or path to the file you are going to send
> contain spaces?
> Martin

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