Review Request: Workaround for the hang (freeze) when opening VLC's file dialog under KDE...

David Faure faure at
Fri Feb 4 10:57:55 GMT 2011

On Friday 04 February 2011, Thiago Macieira wrote:
> Hmm... I don't get it. Isn't the database version saved in the database?
> Why  do we need to search the pkg-config file (which is a development
> file!) to find out how to use the database?
> If this is required, it sounds like shared-mime-info is broken and should
> be  fixed instead. I never got why we needed to run a subprocess in the
> first place.

Good point, I'll post to xdg with a patch for creating a "version" file.

David Faure, faure at,
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