Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 134175
Gnumeric .desktop file contains invalid mime-type
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:50 EST
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Description of problem:
Please note: the component is not correct - I did not find the correct
component and as it is related, I just put it in here.
The file /usr/share/applications/gnome-gnumeric.desktop contains an
-> here is the missing application/ classifier
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
When performing an update via up2date, debugging information shows
that the update script cannot parse the said .desktop file due to
missing application/ mime-type classifier.
I have the latest and it seems to contain this error.
[clarkbw@rhbw ~]$ rpm -qv gnumeric
However I checked out the CVS version  which appears to be fixed.
We just need to update to the latest upstream.
*** Bug 134199 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
*** Bug 134205 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
The same bare entry exists in that upstream devel gnumeric.desktop.in
as well so that's not a suitable replacement. I'll remove the
offending odd looking MimeType and respin...
The desktop patch (gnumeric-1.2.13-desktop.patch) in the srpm is
wrong. Please add "application/" before "x-dos_ms_excel" in the patch.
The same mimetype is also present in gnumeric.keys.in, but the desktop
patch removes its use, so...
should be ok with gnumeric 1.2.13 >= -4