Default Program | File Association
alexl at redhat.com
Thu Jan 31 01:40:31 PST 2008
On Wed, 2008-01-30 at 23:36 +0100, David Faure wrote:
> On Wednesday 30 January 2008, Alexander Larsson wrote:
> > but the filename is a bit long. I can't think of a really good short one though. "custom.assoc"?
> Huho, a naming question; these tend to generate huge threads since everyone will chip in :-)
> Yeah it's difficult to name it since it contains app preference order, custom associations (added or removed),
> and this both at the user level and at the system level. But it's all about the mime-app relation,
> and the spec was to be called "mime actions" iirc, so maybe mimeactions.list? or mimeapps.list?
> (the list suffix keeps some consistency with gnome's defaults.list, but other than that I don't really care for a suffix :-)
> I don't like custom.assoc much because it's not only about adding/removing associations... but well it's just a name.
mimeapps.list sounds good to me. Its a bit vague and unprecise, but that
lets us expand it later too.
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