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ravi.xolve 12-21-2009 02:45 PM

Where does KDE store the file assocition configuration.
Editing the file associations with kde's default gui is quiet tiresome. Where is the confile file for it actually stored so that I can change the associations the way I want to.

I use KDE 4.3 on KUbunutu 9.10

~sHyLoCk~ 12-22-2009 09:55 AM

Try searching in:


I think this method will be more tiresome. You have to manually edit a number of files, like for email client you need to edit the file emaildefaults.

ravi.xolve 12-23-2009 12:28 AM

Well its a directory. I checked all the files there couldn't find such thing that relates to file associaltions. There are just too many file associations than the number of files there. I think its got to be some file.

knudfl 12-25-2009 01:54 PM

Example : associate an application, e.g. 'mousepad' to a text file,
and trace the configuration file ..

grep -R mousepad .local/*

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