Bug 215972 - perl-File-MimeInfo needs to require shared-mime-info
perl-File-MimeInfo needs to require shared-mime-info
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: perl-File-MimeInfo (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Patrice Dumas
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2006-11-16 12:14 EST by Chris Weyl
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: 0.13-3
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Last Closed: 2006-11-16 12:39:32 EST
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Description Chris Weyl 2006-11-16 12:14:43 EST
Description of problem:
Attempting to use File::MimeInfo in an environment where the shared-mime-info
package is unavailable yields an error message:

"WARNING: You don't seem to have a mime-info database.
The shared-mime-info package is available from

(see, e.g., bug 215865)

Add an explicit requires: shared-mime-info to perl-File-MimeInfo.
Comment 1 Patrice Dumas 2006-11-16 12:39:32 EST
Indeed, perl-MimeIinfo is useless without shared-mime-info!

Fixed in 0.13-3

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