Trusted vs Unstrusted MIME types

Stanislav Brabec sbrabec at
Mon Jul 9 05:06:29 PDT 2007

Patryk Zawadzki wrote:

> I'd propose an additional (and optional) line in Desktop files:
> UntrustedData=<Allow|Ask|Deny>

Nice, but insufficient.

Imagine GIMP.

It can "safely" open JPG, GIF, but not a Python-Fu script.
It would be better to make it per desktop and per MIME type specific.

Best Regards / S pozdravem,

Stanislav Brabec
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