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Bastian, Waldo waldo.bastian at intel.com
Fri Apr 14 01:51:43 EEST 2006

The point is that it does the lookup, how it does the lookup is up to
whoever makes this new desktop. That person just has to make sure to
provide a version of xdg-mime that works on this new desktop.

Waldo Bastian
Linux Client Architect - Client Linux Foundation Technology
Channel Platform Solutions Group
Intel Corporation - http://www.intel.com/go/linux
OSDL DTL Tech Board Chairman

>-----Original Message-----
>From: xdg-bounces at lists.freedesktop.org [mailto:xdg-
>bounces at lists.freedesktop.org] On Behalf Of Rodney Dawes
>Sent: Thursday, April 13, 2006 3:45 PM
>To: Kevin Krammer
>Cc: xdg at lists.freedesktop.org
>Subject: Re: (no subject)
>On Thu, 2006-04-13 at 21:07 +0200, Kevin Krammer wrote:
>> In case you are referring to xdg-mime from the xdg-utils package, it
>> whatever the running desktop's utility does :)
>I am referring to that, yes. But what does it do, if one is writing a
>new desktop, whose behavior is meant to be defined by these
>specifications? Does it do the intended lookup via mimeinfo.cache?
>-- dobey
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