Solved: Re: KDE4 : Association of file types to applications

Kishore kitts.mailinglists at
Sat Jan 10 13:43:09 GMT 2009

On Saturday 10 Jan 2009 4:52:26 pm Anne Wilson wrote:
> On Saturday 10 January 2009 10:50:34 Guido Pinkernell wrote:
> > Thanks, all, for your feedback.
> >
> > This obviously is an opensuse specific problem. In the KDE packages from
> > the opensuse distro, the only place where filetypes.desktop (and other
> > modules) can be found is kde4-konqueror. I had that deinstalled because I
> > am very happy with dolphin alone.
> >
> > Reinstalled kde4-konqueror, and there it is: systemsettings > advanced >
> > filetype association.
> Glad you got it sorted.  Konqueror and Dolphin do actually share some code,
> I understand, so it sounds as though you had removed part of the code that
> Dolphin needed to call. :-)

Still, I would call this a packaging bug. Either the file (and everything 
associated) should belong to a more core level package like kdebase or kde-
konqueror should be a mandatary requirement.

I would say that you need to file a packaging bug for opensuse.
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