Proposal for a MIME mapping spec
ville.skytta at iki.fi
Thu Jul 8 21:37:45 EEST 2004
On Thu, 2004-07-08 at 21:25, Jonathan Blandford wrote:
> Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta at iki.fi> writes:
> > On Thu, 2004-07-08 at 13:54, David Faure wrote:
> > > On Thursday 08 July 2004 11:12, Mark McLoughlin wrote:
> > > > All other lists in .desktop files must be terminated with a ';' AFAIR.
> > >
> > > That's an old KDE-1 thing, I suggest we drop it. It's not necessary anymore.
> > Dropping it from Categories breaks at least --add-category in
> > desktop-file-utils < 0.4; 0.4 was released only about 5 months ago.
> > More info at eg. https://bugzilla.redhat.com/90724
> Can't we just make the trailing ';' optional?
"optional but recommended for backwards compatibility" would sound good
enough to me. For example Fedora Core 1 has desktop-file-utils which
will break if the trailing semicolon isn't there (in Categories),
optional or not :)
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