shared-mime-info and desktops

Kevin Fenzi kevin at
Wed Jul 22 15:45:06 UTC 2015

On Mon, 20 Jul 2015 15:13:47 -0500
Yaakov Selkowitz <yselkowi at> wrote:

> Here's what I have for Xfce on Cygwin:
> Which is installed as %{datadir}/applications/xfce-mimeapps.list.  I
> happen to ship it in garcon, but whether it goes there, in
> xfce4-session, or shared-mime-info doesn't really matter.  

Cool. I don't think garcon is the right place for it, but will ponder
on it. Thanks for the list!

> What does
> matter is that XDG_CURRENT_DESKTOP is correctly defined:
> That should be in 4.12, but 4.10 (F21) would require a patch:

Yeah, I don't think we want to mess with f21 with this. 
Or even 22 possibly. Just 23+


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