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From: Thomas Stenhaug <thomas.stenhaug@gmail.com>
To: "Frédéric Santos" <frederic.santos@u-bordeaux.fr>
Cc: Colin Baxter <m43cap@yandex.com>, emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: Bug: =C-c C-e l o= does not open the pdf anymore [9.3.7 (9.3.7-55-gba2405-elpa @ /home/fsantos/.emacs.d/elpa/org-20200907/)]
Date: Tue, 15 Sep 2020 15:43:29 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87d02np33y.fsf@gmail.com> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <87a6xre0t7.fsf@u-bordeaux.fr>

Frédéric Santos <frederic.santos@u-bordeaux.fr> writes:

> Le 2020-09-15 à 11:15:48 CEST, Thomas Stenhaug a écrit :
>> I recently had the same problem, on Arch Linux with Emacs 27.1. 
>> If you
>> run xdg-open from an eshell, the problem should be the same. 
>> It should
>> also go away if you replace "xdg-open" with "setsid xdg-open".
>> I ended up doing
>>   (push '("\\.pdf\\'" . "evince %s") org-file-apps)
>> to solve it for my case.
> Hi Thomas (and others),
> Thanks for your answer! This does work... in some way. In the 
> sense that
> it manages to open evince to read the PDF outside of Emacs; but 
> this
> does not restore (of course) the "normal" behavior of =C-c C-e l 
> o= to
> display the PDF in a dedicated Emacs buffer.
> I'm also on Arch/Manjaro, this might play a role... But it's not 
> a big
> deal anyway (and I've actually written a simple workaround in 
> Elisp to
> display and revert the associated PDF in its side window).

Ah, in that case

    (push '("\\.pdf\\''" . emacs))

might be what you're looking for.

Best regards,


  reply	other threads:[~2020-09-15 13:45 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2020-09-14  5:08 Bug: =C-c C-e l o= does not open the pdf anymore [9.3.7 (9.3.7-55-gba2405-elpa @ /home/fsantos/.emacs.d/elpa/org-20200907/)] Frederic Santos
2020-09-14  7:06 ` Colin Baxter
2020-09-15  3:27   ` Kyle Meyer
2020-09-15  9:15     ` Thomas Stenhaug
2020-09-15 11:28       ` Frédéric Santos
2020-09-15 13:43         ` Thomas Stenhaug [this message]
2020-09-15 16:45           ` Frederic Santos
2020-09-15 12:52       ` Colin Baxter

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