xdg-mime query filetype|default

Stefan.Kost at nokia.com Stefan.Kost at nokia.com
Tue Jun 26 04:32:42 PDT 2007


>-----Original Message-----
>From: patrys at gmail.com [mailto:patrys at gmail.com] On Behalf Of 
>ext Patryk Zawadzki
>Sent: 26 June, 2007 12:55
>To: Kost Stefan (Nokia-M/Helsinki)
>Cc: xdg at lists.freedesktop.org
>Subject: Re: xdg-mime query filetype|default
>On 6/26/07, Stefan.Kost at nokia.com <Stefan.Kost at nokia.com> wrote:
>> The second issue is that I can't figure out how to associate 
>> mime-types with applications during software installation. 
>My app has 
>> own data-files that I would like to register right away. The project 
>> also has some optional packages wth plugins. When those are 
>> I would like to install the xml-file with the mime-info (if type is 
>> not yet know) and associate more mime-types with my app, 
>unless they are already assigned.
>In your .desktop file that goes to $prefix/share/applications put:
>Patryk Zawadzki
>Generated Content

thanks, that will work for the application. Any idea how plugins can add
some more types there?


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