On Mon, 2007-11-12 at 16:48 +0100, Alexander Larsson wrote: > On Mon, 2007-11-12 at 16:40 +0100, Ralf Ertzinger wrote: > > Hi. > > > > On Mon, 12 Nov 2007 13:35:20 +0100, Alexander Larsson wrote: > > > > > It would be cool if we could autoextract mime handling information > > > from desktop files installed in /usr/share/applications and generate > > > "mime(application/pdf)" style rpm provides. > > > > YOu know, I like that idea. A lot. > > This will figure out the provides needed: > > for i in `grep -h MimeType /usr/share/applications/* | sed "s/^MimeType=//" | sed "s/;/\n/g" | sort -u`; do echo "mime($i)"; done > > Someone just has to turn it into a proper rpm find-provides thing. > Bah, i wrote a /usr/lib/rpm/redhat/find-provides.d/mimetypes.prov script (attached) which i believe should work. However, it seems rpm is only using its internal dependency checker, so this would need some actual rpm code changes to work. To much work for me...