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Configuring "mailto:" in chromium browser

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https://bbs.archlinux.org – The chromium browser used without a desktop environment doesn't respondto "mailto:" entries on web pages in its default configuration.  This has beendiscussed in the chromium wiki entry and in various forum threads.  A solutionto this problem discussed in a number of threads is to hack the /usr/bin/xdg-emailscript to fake a recognized desktop environment, e.g., gnome or kde.  This works,but is ugly, since one's xdg-email is likely to get overwritten if xdg is upgraded.If no desktop environment is recognized, xdg-email (which chromium uses tosend email) invoke (HowTos)