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From: Peter Volkov <pva@g.o>
To: gentoo-devhelp@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-devhelp] How to install MIME types?
Date: Thu, 25 Aug 2011 07:29:14
Message-Id: 1314257285.21876.18.camel@tablet
In Reply to: [gentoo-devhelp] How to install MIME types? by Nikos Chantziaras
В Вск, 21/08/2011 в 21:32 +0300, Nikos Chantziaras пишет:
> I have an XML file that specifies MIME types for an application. In my > ebuild, I install it like this: > > insinto /usr/share/mime/packages > doins someapp_mime_types.xml > > I then use these calls (from fdo-mime.eclass): > > fdo-mime_desktop_database_update > fdo-mime_mime_database_update > > However, this results in: > > * Updating desktop mime database ... > ACCESS DENIED open_wr: /usr/share/applications/.mimeinfo.cache.ORB20V > * Updating shared mime info database ... > /usr/bin/update-mime-database: I don't have write permission on > /usr/share/mime. Try rerunning me as root. > > What am I doing wrong? I *am* running "emerge" as root.
These functions should be executed in pkg_postinst() and pkg_postrm(). BTW, you don't need to run fdo-mime_desktop_database_update for mime files. -- Peter.

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[gentoo-devhelp] Re: How to install MIME types? Nikos Chantziaras <realnc@×××××.de>