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Mandriva: Updated shared-mime-info packages fix incorrect Print E-mail
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Mandrake The freedesktop.org MIME type database contains a wrong MIME type for HTML documents. This information is used by GNOME and other desktop environments to identify files and could cause trouble with the beagle desktop search and other applications. This update corrects this issue.
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Mandriva Linux Advisory                                   MDKA-2007:097
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Package : shared-mime-info
 Date    : October 24, 2007
 Affected: 2008.0
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Problem Description:
 
 The freedesktop.org MIME type database contains a wrong MIME type for
 HTML documents.  This information is used by GNOME and other desktop
 environments to identify files and could cause trouble with the beagle
 desktop search and other applications.
 
 This update corrects this issue.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:
 
 http://qa.mandriva.com/show_bug.cgi?id=34988
 _______________________________________________________________________
 
 Updated Packages:
 
 Mandriva Linux 2008.0:
 6533fd1a4bb70d6fbc552b35ef922d32  2008.0/i586/shared-mime-info-0.22-4mdv2008.0.i586.rpm 
 72a221e020e796449ae5851f48a04775  2008.0/SRPMS/shared-mime-info-0.22-4mdv2008.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2008.0/X86_64:
 95de9337e93b04e25cd9c2b4984481c2  2008.0/x86_64/shared-mime-info-0.22-4mdv2008.0.x86_64.rpm 
 72a221e020e796449ae5851f48a04775  2008.0/SRPMS/shared-mime-info-0.22-4mdv2008.0.src.rpm
 _______________________________________________________________________

 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team
  
 
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