[Libreoffice] LibreOffice file type associations for Flat ODF files

Jan Holesovsky kendy at suse.cz
Tue Dec 6 02:01:28 PST 2011

Hi Dag,

On 2011-12-02 at 23:32 +0100, Dag Wieers wrote:

> The installation of Libreoffice 3.4.4 still does not set the necessary 
> file type associations to make flat ODF files work with LibreOffice out 
> of the box (in e.g. Gnome on RHEL6 using the official RPM packages).
> There is a bug report about this since November 2010.
>      https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=31624
> What is required to make this part of the 3.5 release ?

First - I'd try a daily build:


to see if it works in master.  If no, probably you have to dig around
the mimetype registration:


and other desktop files:


Interestingly I see the .fod* file types there, see eg.:


Can you check if they are installed, used, etc.?

Thank you,

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