Little problems with mimetypes

David Faure faure at kde.org
Thu May 24 08:11:29 BST 2007


On Wednesday 23 May 2007, Nicolas L├ęcureuil wrote:
> 2007/5/23, David Faure <faure at kde.org>:
> > On Wednesday 23 May 2007, Nicolas L├ęcureuil wrote:
> > > /usr/share/mimelnk/application/msexcel.desktop
> > > If they are defined, why kbuildsycoca doesn't find them ?
> >
> > Is this about kde3 or kde4?
> > In kde4 the tool is called kbuildsycoca4, and it doesn't use desktop files anymore,
> > it uses /usr/share/mime (shared mime info).
> > If this is about kde3 then I have no clue, it should work as you describe.
> This is for Kde3.

Update after a number of private mails exchange: this was due to broken .desktop files
(written by mandriva, not by kde), which contained multiple mimetypes in the MimeType= line.

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