[haiku-development] Re: MIME types.

  • From: "Stephan Assmus" <superstippi@xxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 22 Aug 2008 16:40:08 +0200

Hi Bruno,

> Stephan Assmus wrote:
> > I think 2 is nicer, but if you have only a single file type in the
> folder (should be very common), then I believe switching automatically to 1 
> will
> be more convenient.
> I implemented 2 and it is working. I agree that maybe switching to 1 in 
> cases like the people folder is a better idea as, right now, it looks
> like:
> Application -> Person -> Attributes which is kinda weird as Person is 
> the only entry there.
> I will do this.
> > BTW, I didn't get a chance yet to reply to your original mail, but I
> like both suggestions very much. I remember talking about the attribute
> inheritance with Axel a couple weeks ago, it would definitely be immediately
> useful and a great "comming to maturity" of this BeOS feature through Haiku.
> :-) Putting it into Tracker is also what I believe is best.
> It is there. :) As I said, we just need a mime database cleanup. I will 
> do this with the supertypes at least.

Nice work, Bruno!

Best regards,

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