Bzr-gtk steals my default editor for patch files

Bug #532612 reported by Peter Clifton on 2010-03-05
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This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
bzr-gtk (Debian)
Invalid
Undecided
Unassigned
bzr-gtk (Ubuntu)
Undecided
Unassigned

Bug Description

Binary package hint: bzr-gtk

The .desktop file /usr/share/applications/bzr-handle-patch.desktop
 means I can no longer open text/patch files with my text editor, which is a serious issues as far as I'm concerned.

Is there any way for the association made by bzr-handle-patch to indicate that it should _not_ be the default application
for opening patch files, merely just an alternative option on the context menu?

Jelmer Vernooij (jelmer) wrote :

As far as I know applications just provide the information on what file formats they support; some other means is then used to determine the default application for a particular format.

Changed in bzr-gtk (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
Changed in bzr-gtk (Debian):
status: Unknown → New
Changed in bzr-gtk (Debian):
status: New → Fix Released
Jelmer Vernooij (jelmer) on 2011-05-01
Changed in bzr-gtk (Debian):
importance: Unknown → Undecided
status: Fix Released → New
status: New → Invalid
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