[kde-linux] Mime file-types missing complaints from konqueror

Kevin Krammer kevin.krammer at gmx.at
Sat Dec 3 13:00:58 UTC 2005

On Saturday 03 December 2005 12:46, Guy Zelck wrote:
> Guy Zelck wrote:
> >Hello KDE users,
> >
> >My setup got slightly fucked up after installing Oxygen (java xml editor).
> >I don't know what it dit but everytime I start up konqueror it shows me
> >popups complaining that :
> >Can't find mime file-type inode/directory, inode/directory-locked,
> >inode/blockdevice, inode/chardevice, inode/socket and inode/fifo.
> >I also noticed that when you open a new tabbed window, the icons to the
> >left and right of the tab are replaced by the default icon (a white
> >sheet with bended lower-right corner).
> >The file-browser part (kfmclient openProfile filemanagement) won't even
> >show the directory contents anymore.
> >I re-defined these mime-types in $HOME/.profile/share/mimelnk/kdedevice
> >again but it does not help.
> >Does anyone know how to remedy this?

Try moving .kde/share/mimelnk away when the user's KDE session is not running 
(just to be sure)

This should reset the filetype associations to the defaults installed by the 
distribution packages.


Kevin Krammer <kevin.krammer at gmx.at>
Qt/KDE Developer, Debian User
Moderator: www.mrunix.de (German), www.qtforum.org
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