mime type confusion

David Faure dfaure at klaralvdalens-datakonsult.se
Mon May 26 21:55:05 BST 2003

On Monday 26 May 2003 16:03, Daniel Naber wrote:
> Hi,
> postscript.desktop has a X-KDE-NativeExtension with "Value=.ps", but it has 
> no "Patterns". Because of this postscript files have a text/plain mime 
> type on my system. Can I just add Patterns=*.ps or isn't that the right 
> fix?

revision 1.196
date: 2003/03/17 11:11:51;  author: coolo;  state: Exp;  lines: +0 -1
kio magic can recognize both pretty correct, so don't screw it up when
using patterns (again it would be nice to have a way to specifiy that
the pattern should only be used when no magic can be used)
CCMAIL: 50111-close at bugs.kde.org

> Also x-lyx exists twice, once in application, once in text.

freedesktop.org suggests that we use application/x-lyx, which makes sense.
I'll clean up.

David Faure -- faure at kde.org, dfaure at klaralvdalens-datakonsult.se
Qt/KDE/KOffice developer
Klarälvdalens Datakonsult AB, Platform-independent software solutions

More information about the kde-core-devel mailing list