reload file associations without relogin

Philip Rodrigues philip.rodrigues at
Tue Mar 14 20:45:45 GMT 2006

Sebastian Reitenbach wrote:

> Hi,
> i put some new files in .kde/share/mimelnk to change the file
> associations. They are read and used after the next login. Is there a way
> to tell the KDE applications to update their configuration and to use the
> new file associations without the need to relogin?

Running kbuildsycoca [sic] might do it. 

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