[Thunar-dev] Sort by MIME category

Benedikt Meurer benedikt.meurer at unix-ag.uni-siegen.de
Thu Jul 26 17:54:53 CEST 2007

sayan at crans.org wrote:
> Hello,
> Like many file managers, Thunar has a "sort by type" option. Is this 
> based simply on file extension?
> Would it be possible to sort by MIME category? I would like to have 
> images separated from audio and text files for example, with all known 
> image formats grouped together. Inside a MIME category, files could then 
> be sorted alphabetically or by MIME type.
> Thanks for this great file manager.

"Sort by Type" does sorting based on the comment of the MIME type.


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