Mime-type editor, where to put it?

Nick Schermer nickschermer at gmail.com
Fri Jan 20 13:32:20 CET 2012

On Fri, Jan 20, 2012 at 9:14 AM, Andrzej <ndrwrdck at googlemail.com> wrote:
> On 01/20/2012 04:23 PM, Nick Schermer wrote:
>> On Fri, Jan 20, 2012 at 8:02 AM, Stephan Arts<stephan at xfce.org>  wrote:
>>> I think xfce4-settings is a good place, possibly with a button in the
>>> dialog preferred apps.
>>> Since you might want this when you are not using thunar too.
>> I think this is the best place as well. Another question is, do we
>> want to show this in the settings dialog or is a button in preferred
>> apps good enough? It think the latter is good enough, because
>> mime-editing is a too "advanced" feature (yet still easy to reach). An
>> entry in the system/settings menu would be nice tho (also required to
>> show it in the appfinder).
> It could be a library widget for embedding in an "Advanced" tab or in a
> standalone app (for calling from command line).

I don't see an advantage of that, esp since hardly anyone will use it
(wouldn't it be more confusing if this is in both in
exo-preferred-apps and thunar?


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