Bug#331029: vim-gtk: gvim can't open files through right click menu in GNOME

Carlos Z.F. Liu carlosliu at users.sourceforge.net
Sat Oct 1 03:12:50 UTC 2005

Package: vim-gtk
Version: 1:6.3-086+1
Severity: normal


The reason is that gvim doesn't support "file://path/filename".
In /usr/share/applications/gvim.desktop, we should change
Exec=gvim %U
Exec=gvim %f


-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: i386 (i686)
Shell:  /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
Kernel: Linux 2.6.12-1-686
Locale: LANG=en_NZ.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_US.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)

Versions of packages vim-gtk depends on:
ii  libatk1.0-0               1.10.3-1       The ATK accessibility toolkit
ii  libc6                     2.3.5-6        GNU C Library: Shared libraries an
ii  libglib2.0-0              2.8.1-1        The GLib library of C routines
ii  libgpmg1                  1.19.6-21      General Purpose Mouse - shared lib
ii  libgtk2.0-0               2.6.10-1       The GTK+ graphical user interface 
ii  libice6                   6.8.2.dfsg.1-7 Inter-Client Exchange library
ii  libncurses5               5.4-9          Shared libraries for terminal hand
ii  libpango1.0-0             1.8.2-2        Layout and rendering of internatio
ii  libsm6                    6.8.2.dfsg.1-7 X Window System Session Management
ii  libx11-6                  6.8.2.dfsg.1-7 X Window System protocol client li
ii  libxt6                    6.8.2.dfsg.1-7 X Toolkit Intrinsics
ii  vim                       1:6.3-086+1    Vi IMproved - enhanced vi editor
ii  xlibs                     6.8.2.dfsg.1-7 X Window System client libraries m

vim-gtk recommends no packages.

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