When I click on a apt:// link in Chromium Ubuntu Software Center handles the link. How can I change it to gdebi/apturl?
Gdebi doesn't have functionality of opening apt: links, however apturl does.There is a way to set default application for x-scheme-handler links with
First make sure apturl is installed on your system,
Latest version of chromium already uses xdg-open for any x-scheme-handler links.To configure xdg-open with apturl , go through following steps:
Make sure they are all set correctly:
Now set apturl default for any apt links:
It will set apturl as default application for apt links.You can check it by running
Now whenever you click apt in chromium, it will use apturl.