File associations, Mime-types and X

Steve Lake steve.lake at
Mon Aug 28 00:24:22 UTC 2006

         Just curious of something.  How are file associations handled in 
Freebsd?  Are they handled on the OS level, Xwindows, or is it handled by 
the actual Window Manager such as KDE or Gnome?  Just curious because I'm 
trying to help someone troubleshoot something he's developing.  Thanks.

Steven Lake
Owner/Technical Writer
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