[Pkg-mc-devel] Bug#814903: Bug#814903: mc: Pressing <enter> on JAR files does not show content

Yury V. Zaytsev yury at shurup.com
Tue Feb 16 17:19:27 UTC 2016

On Tue, 16 Feb 2016, Andreas Tille wrote:

> pressing <enter> on JAR files did not triggered anything in mc since a 
> long time. I'm not sure why the mime expression does not work but I 
> added an extension based hook to the Git repository which does the trick 
> for me as well.  (patch attached here as well)

Hi Andreas,

Could you please show the output of the "file" command on the problematic 
jar files and also make a sample available?

I wouldn't mind adding \.(zip|jar)$ to mc.ext.in upstream, but I'd be 
curious to know why exactly the type-based detection doesn't work.


Sincerely yours,
Yury V. Zaytsev

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