Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 432298
openoffice.org-writer should claim text/rtf mimetype
Last modified: 2008-02-13 10:06:46 EST
/usr/share/applications/openoffice.org-1.9-writer.desktop does not claim the
text/enriched mimetype, although this format is of course supported by the
Hmm, are you *sure* OOo supports text/enriched ? If so, can you attach a sample
text/enriched demo document. i.e. I'm just trying to ensure that we're talking
about text/enriched (etf) and not the rtf format.
Sorry, you’re right. text/enriched is not rich text format.
However: in F8, KDE only uses text/rtf for *.rtf files and does not know the
application/rtf mime type at all, whereas writer only lists application/rtf.
Changing this bug to reflect this: please have writer claim the text/rtf mime
type. Or: coordinate with the desktop teams to use either application/rtf or
KDE 4 will use shared-mime-info, so hopefully the problem will just vanish in
Yeah, I prefer leaving OOo alone and letting KDE move to shared-mime-info and so
picking up that application/rtf is the preferred mime-type for rtf