Add application/x-mplayer2 mime to kdelibs?

İsmail Dönmez ismail at
Mon Oct 17 08:06:36 BST 2005

On Monday 17 October 2005 09:17, Luke-Jr wrote:
> On Friday 07 October 2005 22:25, Koos Vriezen wrote:
> > For what I know, both kaffeine and kmplayer install
> > application/x-mplayer2 mimetype and causing conflicts on distro's
> > packages. The protocol pnm is another one, but we have uri/pnm now.
> Just a point here that appears to have been overlooked: Why should
> application/x-mplayer2 even *exist*? Last I checked, MPlayer was a program,
> not a file format. Thus, there should be MIME types for the various formats
> it handles, but not for the program itself...

It's mimetype for Windows Media. See . 
Also MPlayer got its name from the windows media player's (old one) 
executable name which is mplayer2.exe.


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