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Using Emacs on a Linux system I click:

Scala>Browser Scala API

which produces a terminal window with this message:

/usr/bin/xterm: Can't execvp lynx: No such file or directory

How do I inform Emacs that the correct web browser to use is Chrome?

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Duplicate of stackoverflow.com/questions/4506249/… – Ulrich Dangel Jun 5 '12 at 20:52

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