pcmanfm.desktop uses old MIME type

Bug #993996 reported by toobuntu on 2012-05-03
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PCManFM
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Bug Description

Warning in file "/usr/share/applications/pcmanfm.desktop": usage of MIME type "x-directory/normal" is discouraged ("x-directory" is an old media type that should be replaced with a modern equivalent)

Encountered when attempting to upgrade x2gognomebindings from the x2go PPA:
$ sudo dpkg -i /var/cache/apt/archives/x2gognomebindings_2.0.1.5-0~58~precise1_amd64.deb
Selecting previously unselected package x2gognomebindings.
(Reading database ... 258952 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to replace x2gognomebindings 2.0.1.4-0~53~precise1 (using .../x2gognomebindings_2.0.1.5-0~58~precise1_amd64.deb) ...
Settings menu not found in /etc/xdg/menus at /usr/sbin/update-gnome-menu-x2go line 43.
dpkg: warning: subprocess old pre-removal script returned error exit status 2
dpkg - trying script from the new package instead ...
dpkg: ... it looks like that went OK.
Unpacking replacement x2gognomebindings ...
Warning in file "/usr/share/applications/pcmanfm.desktop": usage of MIME type "x-directory/normal" is discouraged ("x-directory" is an old media type that should be replaced with a modern equivalent)
Setting up x2gognomebindings (2.0.1.5-0~58~precise1) ...
Settings menu not found in /etc/xdg/menus at /usr/sbin/update-gnome-menu-x2go line 43.
dpkg: error processing x2gognomebindings (--install):
 subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 2
Processing triggers for shared-mime-info ...
Processing triggers for gnome-icon-theme ...
Processing triggers for desktop-file-utils ...
Processing triggers for gnome-menus ...
Processing triggers for bamfdaemon ...
Rebuilding /usr/share/applications/bamf.index...
Processing triggers for man-db ...
Errors were encountered while processing:
 x2gognomebindings

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 12.04
Package: pcmanfm 0.9.10-0ubuntu2
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.2.0-24.37-generic 3.2.14
Uname: Linux 3.2.0-24-generic x86_64
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
ApportVersion: 2.0.1-0ubuntu7
Architecture: amd64
Config_pcmanfm_System_cinnamon: Error: [Errno 2] No such file or directory: '/etc/xdg/pcmanfm/cinnamon/pcmanfm.conf'
Date: Thu May 3 09:56:09 2012
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 12.04 LTS "Precise Pangolin" - Alpha amd64 (20120226)
Pref_Config_System_cinnamon:
 [Preferred Applications]
 WebBrowser=firefox.desktop
 MailClient=
SourcePackage: pcmanfm
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

toobuntu (toobuntu) wrote :
Adolfo Jayme (fitojb) on 2013-07-27
Changed in pcmanfm (Ubuntu):
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → Low
tags: added: bitesize
Mohamed Alaa (m-alaa8) wrote :

The attachment "02_remove_old_mimetype.patch" seems to be a patch. If it isn't, please remove the "patch" flag from the attachment, remove the "patch" tag, and if you are a member of the ~ubuntu-reviewers, unsubscribe the team.

[This is an automated message performed by a Launchpad user owned by ~brian-murray, for any issues please contact him.]

tags: added: patch
Adolfo Jayme (fitojb) on 2013-12-15
Changed in pcmanfm:
status: New → Fix Released
J G Miller (jgmiller) wrote :

For the record :

Friday, January 17th, 2014

PRETTY_NAME="Ubuntu 13.10"
VERSION="13.10, Saucy Salamander"

Package: pcmanfm
Maintainer: Ubuntu Developers <email address hidden>
Bugs: https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+filebug
Architecture: i386
Version: 1.1.2-0ubuntu1

Warning in file "/usr/share/applications/pcmanfm.desktop": usage of MIME type "x-directory/normal" is discouraged ("x-directory" is an old media type that should be replaced with a modern equivalent)

Warning in file "/usr/share/applications/pcmanfm.desktop": usage of MIME type "x-directory/normal" is discouraged ("x-directory" is an old media type that should be replaced with a modern equivalent)

Sworddragon (sworddragon) wrote :

On pcmanfm 1.2.0-0ubuntu2 I'm not seeing anymore the entry x-directory/normal in /usr/share/applications/pcmanfm.desktop. Is there still any issue or is this fixed?

Adolfo Jayme (fitojb) wrote :

Yeah, indeed it is fixed :-)

Changed in pcmanfm (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → Fix Released
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