I'm unable to make Thunderbird open the default browser.
In the browser preferences, Chromium is selected as the default browser. It's also selected in "Default Applications" in System Settings.
In Thunderbird, I read "Chrome (Default)" which is wrong on all levels:
Chrome itself complains that it's not the default browser when I click a link inside Thunderbird.
In all other places, that I could find, Chromium is the default
Here is what I tried:
update-alternatives --config x-www-browserto select
chromium-browseras well (see How do I change the default browser?).
And even when I select a different browser from the list in the Thunderbird preferences, it still opens Chrome.
My current solution is to create a link from
How can I force Thunderbird to use the browser I want???
EDIT I also updated gnome-www-browser (
update-alternatives --config gnome-www-browser) after feedback from roadmr but that didn't help. At least
sensible-browser opens Chromium, now, but Thunderbird is stubborn.