[PATCH] xdgmime: Add autotools-based build system.

Thierry Reding thierry.reding at avionic-design.de
Tue Oct 25 02:34:41 PDT 2011

* Bastien Nocera wrote:
> On Tue, 2011-03-01 at 09:49 +0100, Thierry Reding wrote:
> > Just some more info about the idea behind this. Apparently, there is no
> > standard library for accessing the database provided by shared-mime-info. So
> > with xdgmime seeming like the "reference" implementation, it would be nice to
> > have an actual release tarball that people can use.
> > 
> > I am willing to help out with this, though I don't have a freedesktop.org
> > account and cannot commit (or upload release tarballs) myself.
> xdgmime is meant to be copy/pasted, or reimplemented. It doesn't make
> sense for it to be a library, so it doesn't make sense for it to have
> releases.

That's what I found out as well in the meantime. I've switched to glib's
implementation instead. Sorry for the noise.

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