Support separate file "actions" via MIME-type

Vincent Untz vuntz at
Tue Jun 20 14:58:32 EEST 2006

On Mon, June 12, 2006 20:41, Benedikt Meurer wrote:
> Maybe the desktop-entry spec should be updated to better describe the
> desktop actions?

This would be a most welcome addition. The description at
can be a good starting point.

I understand that the actions are only possible for files with a
mime type that is in the list of mime types. Should it be possible
to restrict/expand the mime types for each possible actions (by
overloading the MimeType key, eg)?


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