"François Revol" <revol@xxxxxxx> wrote: > > While that could certainly be, I'm not so sure about that anymore; > > the > > registrar already does the hard part of scanning the MIME type, and > > I > > don't think it's much of a problem to trigger that process from the > > outside. > > In the case of Tracker, it could scan the MIME type of all files > > that > > don't have a BEOS:TYPE attribute yet, while populating a directory > > of > > an attribute enabled r/w file system. > Note in a multiuser setup it might not have the rights to write them. It not, the registrar, might, though :-) But yes, that's indeed a bit problematic. Bye, Axel.