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Old 09-12-2002, 06:09 PM   #1
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Unhappy MIME Types?


In Mozilla, in order to set a new Helper Application, I need to type in a MIME type. What is a MIME type and how do I know what to type in.
 
Old 09-13-2002, 05:02 PM   #2
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Oh come on. Someone has got to know. Help me please
 
Old 09-13-2002, 09:53 PM   #3
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hmm i am not sure what it is but i think it's like a mimic file extension or something like that, i have seen thigns like .jpg and the mime type it .mime-jpg, this probably has nothing to do with what your after, so sorry.....
 
Old 09-14-2002, 03:41 AM   #4
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Hey JoeLinux, how's it going? Cool cool...



Here's a link for ya:
http://www.yolinux.com/TUTORIALS/Lin...lications.html

And the link from the bottom of that very page is what you will want:
http://wp.netscape.com/assist/helper_apps/mime.html

Good Luck, and may the google.com/linux be with you

Cool
 
Old 09-14-2002, 04:10 AM   #5
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A Google search of Linux mime types found this tutorial.
HTH
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Old 09-14-2002, 04:22 AM   #6
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he he he, Lynch, that's the same link I provided
 
Old 09-14-2002, 04:54 AM   #7
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still sleepy must where glasses more often-going back to bed now
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