Opening JAR-Packaged JavaDocs in external Browser


I'm running IDEA on Linux and use Konqueror as my standard browser. To
open URLs, I use a script. The Problem now is, that IDEA won't open
URLs pointing into a JAR file in the external browser. There's
absolutely no problem to change a URL like




in the script -- in which case Konqueror would perfectly view the
JavaDocs from within the JAR file. However, IDEA prevents me from doing
this by telling me: "No way you could ever view HTML files from within
a JAR".

Well, I know better :/ Is there any way to tell IDEA to just pass that
URL to the external browser?


Come to think of it, there are already a million monkeys on a million
typewriters, and Usenet is nothing like Shakespeare! · PGP Key 5D1FF5F4 ·


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