On Tue, Dec 02, 2003 at 11:29:20AM +0100, Dominique Devriese wrote:
> If I understand the KMimeMagic code properly, then what you are trying
> to accomplish is possible by putting an extra *.magic file in the
> /etc/kde3/magic directory. It should be used automagically by the KDE
> MIME system. If you need an example, install the kolf package, it
> contains such a file iirc.
Thanks for your study.
> Please let us know if this fixes your problem, and if this bug can be
Until this is properly documented, the bug should not be closed.
Also that does not address why KDE need its own mime-magic system.
Why not using the /etc/mime-magic file ?
Does the kolf magic file required to be a config files ? If not, why
not drop it under a directory that is not in /etc ?
Imagine a large red swirl here.