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Old 08-15-2010, 05:51 PM   #1
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Red face configure a custom editor in filezilla

I have installed filezilla 3.3.3 in my Slack current
Trying to configure a personal text editor in filezilla
In the settings I put :
kwrite %U
but I get an error message
'The file selected as default editor does not exist.'

Old 08-15-2010, 06:53 PM   #2
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I think you have to specify the path so /usr/bin/kate would be the one for kate and I don't think you need to %U - may be wrong there though.
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Thank you for the path bgeddy
/usr/bin/kwrite was OK for me

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