Bug#517768: can't reproducing mime.cache problem.

Andreas Henriksson andreas at fatal.se
Thu Sep 16 13:17:17 UTC 2010

severity 517768 important

On Thu, Sep 16, 2010 at 12:06:28PM +0200, Josselin Mouette wrote:
> Well now glib is behaving as it is supposed to do: the old cache format
> is simply ignored - instead of breaking the whole MIME subsystem.
> However it will not be regenerated upon upgrade. This should be done by
> an upgrade script (which are usually run from gnome-settings-daemon),
> not by glib itself.
> All in all I don’t think we should consider this as RC anymore.

I agree, lowering severity and hoping someone is interested
in implementing the hook for running update-mime-database for the user.

Andreas Henriksson

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