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Re: missing desktopdb.mk
On Mon, 2 Jul 2012, Matthias Drochner wrote:
> > According to pkglint, there are 120 packages that install .desktop
> > files but do not include desktopdb.mk.
The guide says "If a package installs .desktop files under
share/applications and these include MIME information ..."
> Don't blindly believe pkglint.
> The effect of desktopdb.mk is to invoke the "update-desktop-database"
> tool which updates the "mimeinfo.cache" file. This has only an effect
> if the .desktop file installed contains something mime related.
Also maybe the comment at top of
pkgsrc/sysutils/desktop-file-utils/desktopdb.mk should be clarified to
match the guide.
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