Re: [RFD] Debian's mime support
* Joseph Carter
| Should there be a central file included with the mime scripts defining
| lots of standard types? Good question - I don't have a good answer,
| there are pros and cons to the idea.
There should, probably. Apache needs to be able to return the correct
mime-type for a file, even if there are no tools to view/edit it on
You should probably look into KDE's system as well, which has entries
where for instance /usr/share/mimelnk/text/plain.desktop contains
information about how KDE apps should handle text/plain.
The format is something similar to:
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Tollef Fog Heen
Unix _IS_ user friendly... It's just selective about who its friends are.