"Execute in Terminal" doesn't work by default

Bug #1030637 reported by karl anliot on 2012-07-29
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pcmanfm (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

If I doubleclick a executable, PCManFM comes up with a dialog:
Execute Execute in Terminal Open Cancel

If I click Execute in Terminal, nothing happens.
I'm able to fix this by going to preferences/advanced
and adding this to the part before %s:
--command=

By default, the PCManFM should be configured to work with lxterminal.
Fixing this bug would mean that I wouldn't have to configure it myself before it works, on a new lubuntu install.

If xterm is installed, and selected as the choice of alternative terminal emulator, PCManFM works ok, but this isn't really likely at all, it's unlikely it is installed and configured.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: pcmanfm 0.9.10-0ubuntu2
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.2.0-27.43-generic 3.2.21
Uname: Linux 3.2.0-27-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: fglrx
ApportVersion: 2.0.1-0ubuntu11
Architecture: amd64
Date: Sun Jul 29 18:03:10 2012
InstallationMedia: Lubuntu 12.04 "Precise Pangolin" - Release amd64 (20120423)
Pref_Config_Home_lubuntu:

ProcEnviron:
 TERM=xterm
 PATH=(custom, user)
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: pcmanfm
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

karl anliot (kanliot) wrote :
karl anliot (kanliot) on 2012-07-29
description: updated
karl anliot (kanliot) wrote :

this adds the --command=
so that pcmanfm works by default with lxterminal

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