[elinks-users] mailto setup help needed

Zas zas at norz.org
Tue Mar 16 01:34:32 PST 2004

On Mon, Mar 15, 2004 at 11:43:26AM -0600, Stephen Stocker wrote:
>   Hi,
>   I just got back into checking out ELinks, I'm amazed at its
>   capabilities! Among other things, I think it's the only Linux browser
>   which is working toward CSS support. Great job!

Thanks for all developpers and contributors ;)

>   Now, my problem. I can't figure out how to set up its "mailto" link
>   support. Looking at the options menu, it looks like it should be
>   working with Mutt, but all I get when I try a mailto link is a brief
>   flash on the screen. For some reason it's apparently not spawning
>   Mutt.
>   I'm using the latest CVS release in console, with Slackware, Mutt
>   version 1.2.5i and ncurses 5.0. I haven't done anything except check
>   the options, which appear to be right, although there's nothing to
>   indicate a mail option in ~/.elinks/elinks.conf. Any help would be
>   greatly appreciated!

Try to add to your elinks.conf:

set protocol.user.mailto.unix = "mutt %h -s \"%s\""


use options manager -> Protocols -> mailto -> unix 




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