Bug 92056 - Linux kernel images are detected as MSDOS executables
Summary: Linux kernel images are detected as MSDOS executables
Alias: None
Product: shared-mime-info
Classification: Unclassified
Component: freedesktop.org.xml (show other bugs)
Version: unspecified
Hardware: Other All
: medium normal
Assignee: Shared Mime Info group
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Reported: 2015-09-20 07:55 UTC by Sebastian Dröge (slomo)
Modified: 2018-10-13 10:37 UTC (History)
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Description Sebastian Dröge (slomo) 2015-09-20 07:55:14 UTC
See https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=680175

Problem here is apparently that Linux kernel images start with a DOS MZ header. Would be nice to add something that doesn't let our beloved kernel be recognized as 80s technology ;)
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