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Month: August 2010

Re: xz/lzma support in ark

From: "Timothy Pearson" <kb9vqf@...>
Date: Sun, 22 Aug 2010 15:45:19 -0500
> File extensions:
> tlz
> txz
> xz
> tar.xz
> lz
> tar.lz
> lzma
> How do these extensions get recognized automatically by KDE? When I select
> a txz file in konqueror the context menu should automatically provide the
> option to open in Ark. this does not happen until after I manually add the
> extensions.
There are four new mimetype files that need to be installed to the system,
and probably added to your local copy of
kdelibs/mimetypes/application/ as well.  They are:
> Are the new packages supposed to add those extensions automatically? If
> so, where? A *.desktop file? Possibly I need to patch a makefile
> on-the-fly much as I did for ensuring the desktop files get added to the
> kdelibs package?
> Darrell Anderson