MIME types and icons

Alexander Larsson alexl at redhat.com
Tue Oct 12 11:14:07 EEST 2004

On Mon, 2004-10-11 at 18:19 +0100, Eugene O'Connor wrote:
> Thanks Alex - can you tell me where the default icon is? Can't seem to
> find it.

The fallback used for normal files is gnome-fs-regular.png. If that is
not found, there is a fallback icon compiled into nautilus.

> Also, can you explain how the magic priority works? Is there only one
> magic element per MIME type, or can there be more than one. How is
> precedence established among the magic elements?

I'm not sure exactly how this works. jrb might know better.

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