Sysadmin change of default applications?

Kevin Krammer kevin.krammer at
Wed Jun 28 11:54:37 BST 2006

On Tuesday 27 June 2006 08:51, Rich Winkel wrote:
> According to frmrick at
> > I don't have a linux box in front of me ATM but....if your talking about
> > which application opens when you click on a file in konqueror, it would
> > be in tools > konqueror settings file association . There may be more
> > than one ap listed for a given file type. You can change the order of
> > preference and/or add a new application to the list.
> Thanks for the reply, but doesn't this only affect the current user?
> I'd like to change the default for all users.

Such a change should generate an override file in .kde/share/mimelnk
You can copy that file to the global installation directory and it should then 
be used by all KDE sessions.
Might require restarting them


Kevin Krammer <kevin.krammer at>
Qt/KDE Developer, Debian User
Moderator: (German),
-------------- next part --------------
A non-text attachment was scrubbed...
Name: not available
Type: application/pgp-signature
Size: 189 bytes
Desc: not available
URL: <>
-------------- next part --------------
This message is from the kde mailing list.
Account management:
More info:

More information about the kde mailing list