open default MUA with a hyper link

Jp Calderone exarkun at
Fri Sep 3 23:18:13 CEST 2004

Yann.K wrote:
> Hello.
> I would like to do a hypertext link on a GUI, which launch a per default
> mail user agent (with the "to" header documented).
> To launch an url in a web browser i use
> Do exist an equivalent command to run the per default MUA (like ie
> webbrowser.mail_open(toto at
> Thank's for your help.
>"mailto:exarkun at") gives me a mozilla 
browser and a mozilla compose window.  I don't know of an existing way 
to do better than that.


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