kmail, firefox and macosx

Need to document how to configure firefox launching from within kmail, as none of the “obvious” (googled) options worked:

X11 –> terminal –> kcontrol –> KDE components –> Component chooser –> Web browser –> enable “in the following browser” and add this line:

open /Applications/

The problem is that the only answer having come up close to the above was indicating the line to be:


recommendation from an old posting on the subject, but which option leads to a “complaint”, if firefox is already running: “A copy of firefox is already open …”


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