Bug 68090 - Supporting wildcards in defaults.list/mimeapps.list
Supporting wildcards in defaults.list/mimeapps.list
Status: NEW
Product: xdgmime
Classification: Unclassified
Component: xdgmime
unspecified
x86-64 (AMD64) Linux (All)
: medium enhancement
Assigned To: Jonathan Blandford
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Reported: 2013-08-14 03:03 UTC by sworddragon2
Modified: 2014-06-01 11:23 UTC (History)
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Description sworddragon2 2013-08-14 03:03:45 UTC
I would like if the specifications would allow to use wildcards like "text/*=SciTE.desktop;" and "*=burn.desktop". For example I'm assigning multiple image/* - types to Eye of GNOME and GIMP and multiple video/* - types to the VLC media player. This way the database would be easier to maintain for common mime types and enhance the readability if opened with a text editor.