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From: Nikos Chantziaras <realnc@×××××.de>
To: gentoo-devhelp@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-devhelp] Re: How to install MIME types?
Date: Thu, 25 Aug 2011 10:48:12
Message-Id: j3597v$jle$
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-devhelp] How to install MIME types? by Peter Volkov
On 08/25/2011 10:28 AM, Peter Volkov wrote:
> 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.
Thanks, that works. I running fdo-mime_desktop_database_update needed when installing a desktop file with make_desktop_entry?


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Re: [gentoo-devhelp] Re: How to install MIME types? Peter Volkov <pva@g.o>