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Bug 325801 - qGo registers wrong mime-type
qGo registers wrong mime-type
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: qgo (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Chris Ricker
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2007-10-10 00:57 EDT by Markus Enzenberger
Modified: 2008-06-16 22:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-06-16 22:37:33 EDT
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Description Markus Enzenberger 2007-10-10 00:57:44 EDT
The file /usr/share/mimelnk/text/sgf.desktop of the qgo package registers the
mime-type text/sfg for Go-game file in SGF format (http://www.red-bean.com/sgf/)
for KDE. This mime-type is invalid, there is no standard mime-type for SGF
files. Most web sites use the mime-type application/x-go-sgf (see e.g.
http://gobase.org/software/sgfformat/SGFandWWW.html or
/usr/share/mime/packages/freedesktop.org.xml from the package shared-mime-info).

The particular problem is that if another package correctly adds a file in
/usr/share/mimelnk/application/x-go-sgf, the definition in
/usr/share/mimelnk/text/sgf.desktop still has preference, such that these files
can opened only with qGo in the KDE file browser.

My proposed solution is to remove /usr/share/mimelnk/text/sgf.desktop from the
qgo package.
Comment 1 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 10:41:32 EDT
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Comment 2 Bug Zapper 2008-06-16 22:37:31 EDT
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