Re: MIME extensions. wrote:
> File extensions should never be trusted.  Unix has a command called
> "file" which should be used to determine file type.
> The absolute WORST thing about win95 is how it associates an
> "extension" with an application.  This isn't being considered for
> Gnome or GMC, is it??  please god, NO.
> My $.02!
> Thanks,
> Mark

At the moment, file extensions are used. Hopefully, they will be
replaced with the actual file type, but before that happens, Gmc needs a
way to deal with network mounts intellegently (and turn off things like
"file" for a network mount).

    Jim Cape

    "Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them
     pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened."
        -- Winston Churchill

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