[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#547623: Bug#547623: closed by Yves-Alexis Perez <corsac at debian.org> (Re: Bug#547623: thunar: MS Office .doc treated as plain text document which means OOo doesn't launch rather text editor)
corsac at debian.org
Mon Sep 21 19:02:47 UTC 2009
On lun, 2009-09-21 at 14:03 -0400, Daniel Dickinson wrote:
> On Mon, 21 Sep 2009 11:01:26 +0200
> Yves-Alexis Perez <corsac at debian.org> wrote:
> > Daniel Dickinson wrote:
> > > Please reopen this bug. What you have described is how it is
> > > *supposed* to work, not how it does not work.
> > Hmh, it does work on every box/document I have, it seems.
> > >
> > > /usr/share/mime-info/openoffice.mime contains the following:
> > >
> > > application/vnd.ms-word
> > > ext: doc
> > >
> > > However .doc files are reported as 'plain text document' by Thunar.
> > >
> > > Thunar has a bug.
> > Can you provide such a document?
> I will provide one (attached) however, all my .docs are reported as
> plain text documents, so I think it is not the document itself that is
> the problem.
> I have attached a screenshot of the Properties dialogue as well.
> I suspect a problem with picking up the /usr/share/mime-info files.
> I am running Squeeze which started as pre-Lenny testing.
Mhmh yeah, so there's definitely a problem. Here it's correctly
recognized as a Word Document:
corsac at hidalgo: xdg-mime query filetype Resume-RealComputers.doc
Could you try the xdg-mime command?
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