[bug] Opening link dialog shows Webcat, even though it has been removed

asked 2019-07-24 15:26:08 +0300

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When ever I press the web link of the Weather app, the dialog offers two choices for the application to open the link with: Browser and Webcat. However Webcat has been removed from my device and obviously it shouldn't be available as a choice.


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i've got the same problem too. (XA2 Plus)

nerip ( 2019-07-24 17:11:13 +0300 )edit

I assume you have a file left over by webcat which was not removed by package removal:

ljo ( 2019-07-24 17:50:12 +0300 )edit

@ljo Thanks! Removing that file removed the Webcat option from the "open link" dialog, but the dialog still appeared woth two options: Browser and an empty line. I ended up removing also mimeinfo.cache and open-url.desktop from the same folder. Now the link is opened in default Browser without any dialogs. I hope nothing broke :)

tmy ( 2019-07-24 20:26:56 +0300 )edit

Thanks guys, all of the above did it for me.

Kopekenscheich ( 2019-08-18 12:01:25 +0300 )edit

Thanks for this solution

dirksche ( 2019-12-17 18:38:33 +0300 )edit