Request for inclusion into Ubuntu

Mackenzie Morgan macoafi at
Mon Jan 21 20:11:19 UTC 2008

Linux uses the file's MIME Type instead of just trusting the file extension
(which are often changed in the Windows world by virus-writers to get people
to install bad things).  File extensions are mostly so the user knows what's
going on.

On Jan 21, 2008 9:16 AM, Daniel Hollocher <
Ubuntu-devel-discuss at> wrote:

> Its one python script that starts a terminal based upon another input
> file.  So one problem for me is getting the text input files associated with
> the python script.  It seems ubuntu ignores file extensions.

Mackenzie Morgan
Linux User #432169
ACM Member #3445683 <-my blog of Ubuntu stuff
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