MIME application/octet-stream not binded to Video players

Bug #1615213 reported by Mikhail Novosyolov on 2016-08-20
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
xdg-utils (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

OS: Ubuntu 16.04.1
DE: Unity

.TOD (application/octet-stream) files are nor associated with Video players by default. E.g. they are correctly opened by Totem video player. By default the system considers them to be text files.

Also reported this bug to freedesktop: https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=97419

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.04
Package: xdg-utils 1.1.1-1ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.4.0-34.53-generic 4.4.15
Uname: Linux 4.4.0-34-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.20.1-0ubuntu2.1
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: Unity
Date: Sat Aug 20 13:23:07 2016
InstallationDate: Installed on 2016-07-17 (34 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS "Xenial Xerus" - Release amd64 (20160420.1)
PackageArchitecture: all
SourcePackage: xdg-utils
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

Mikhail Novosyolov (mikhailnov) wrote :
Changed in xdg-utils (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Triaged
Changed in xdg-utils:
importance: Unknown → Medium
status: Unknown → Confirmed
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