[qutebrowser] Open in new window by default when invoked with HTTP address as argument

Florian Bruhin me at the-compiler.org
Mon Jun 4 09:16:27 CEST 2018


Hey,

On Sun, Jun 03, 2018 at 01:05:40AM +0200, Valentin Iovene via qutebrowser wrote:
> I would like to change the default behaviour of qutebrowser in the
> particular case where it's invoked with a HTTP link as argument:
> 
> > qutebrowser https://qutebrowser.org
> 
> I know about this possibility:
> 
> > qutebrowser --target window https://qutebrowser.org
> 
> Thing is I want qutebrowser to be my default browser and by default
> open a new window whenever another application opens up a link.
> 
> Maybe there's a solution with xdg-open to pass that extra target arg by
> default but I'm not sure how to do that and I can't find anything about
> that.
> 
> Does anyone have a solution to this problem?

You want ":set new_instance_open_target window" ;-)

Florian

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