xdg-open commands inheriting user directory

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dantringuoingheo
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xdg-open commands inheriting user directory

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I've been having a fairly longstanding problem that is now preventing me from installing google-drive-ocamlfuse. When any CLI tries to run xdg-open URL it is not able to open the link in a webbrowser....

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How are you trying to install google-drive-ocamlfuse? I found this;
https://github.com/astrada/google-drive ... stallation
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Re: xdg-open commands inheriting user directory

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xdg-settings get default-web-browser
Is this set to anything?
You can set it to the browser of your choice with

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xdg-settings set default-web-browser browser-of-your-choice.desktop

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