aliases and subclasses files
alexl at redhat.com
Tue Mar 29 10:58:14 EEST 2005
On Thu, 2005-03-24 at 16:33 -0500, Jaime Chang wrote:
> Hi everybody,
> I have started looking at the shared mime package today and I think it's
> a great idea. I have also been using the xdgmime library to extract the
> mime type of a file based on the magic numbers and the extension files.
> However, I noticed in the xdgmime code that it tries to load information
> from files called aliases and subclasses of the mime directory but those
> files don't get created when the shared-mime-info package (ver. 0.15) is
> installed. Are these files not used anymore? I also tried installing
> ver. 0.12 but I got the same result. Please let me know if I am missing
> something really important.
These files get written by update-mime-database. However, that code was
added after version 0.15.
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