Thomas Kluyver thomas at
Thu Mar 17 13:10:37 UTC 2016

Hi Kendell,

On Thu, Mar 17, 2016, at 12:26 PM, kendell clark wrote:
> I'm completely new to all of this, so how would this be
> done? Hex editor?

The XDG Mime data is written in an XML format in the shared-mime-info

That is then used to generate the binary indexes of mimetypes, so you
shouldn't need to edit those directly.


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