Bug 604924 - Add video/webm with extension webm to mime.types
Summary: Add video/webm with extension webm to mime.types
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mailcap (Show other bugs)
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Version: 13
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Miroslav Lichvar
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Blocks: 610793
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Reported: 2010-06-17 02:37 UTC by Gregory Maxwell
Modified: 2010-07-13 07:36 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: mailcap-2.1.33-1.fc13
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Last Closed: 2010-07-13 07:36:47 UTC
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Description Gregory Maxwell 2010-06-17 02:37:15 UTC
The new webm multimedia format needs its mime type set in mime.types.

video/webm			webm

is the correct type and extension: http://www.webmproject.org/code/specs/container/

This is important because the paranoid security measures in modern browsers won't allow them to play webm files which are served with the wrong mime-type. So the sooner fedora picks up the type the sooner it will be easy to make these files work on fedora running webservers.

Comment 1 Ville Skyttä 2010-06-17 06:30:55 UTC
Because it looks like an official and not a private ("x-") MIME type, I've been waiting for it to be properly registered in IANA.  For some reason it hasn't appeared there yet.  Have you by chance contacted the webm folks to ask why?

http://www.iana.org/assignments/media-types/

Comment 2 Ville Skyttä 2010-06-28 19:52:53 UTC
http://code.google.com/p/webm/issues/detail?id=15

Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2010-07-03 11:45:40 UTC
mailcap-2.1.33-1.fc13 has been submitted as an update for Fedora 13.
http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/mailcap-2.1.33-1.fc13

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2010-07-06 17:25:09 UTC
mailcap-2.1.33-1.fc13 has been pushed to the Fedora 13 testing repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.
 If you want to test the update, you can install it with 
 su -c 'yum --enablerepo=updates-testing update mailcap'.  You can provide feedback for this update here: http://admin.fedoraproject.org/updates/mailcap-2.1.33-1.fc13

Comment 5 Fedora Update System 2010-07-13 07:36:42 UTC
mailcap-2.1.33-1.fc13 has been pushed to the Fedora 13 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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