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Oracle Solaris 11.1 Desktop Administrator's Guide     Oracle Solaris 11.1 Information Library
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1.  Administering the Oracle Solaris Desktop

2.  Managing User Preferences With GConf

3.  Customizing Menus

4.  Installing Themes

5.  Customizing Fonts

6.  Working With MIME Types

MIME Types Overview

About the MIME Database

MIME Database Contents

Refreshing the MIME Database

Understanding MIME Type XML Files

Modifying MIME Types

How to Add or Modify MIME Types

Registering Applications for MIME Types

How to Register Applications for MIME Types

How to Associate a MIME Type With an Application

7.  Managing Screensavers

8.  Managing Sessions

9.  Overview of the Yelp Help Browser

10.  Improving the Performance of the Oracle Solaris Desktop System

11.  Disabling Features in the Oracle Solaris Desktop System

12.  Working With the X Window System

A.  Hidden Directories



Chapter 6

Working With MIME Types

This chapter provides a general overview of the MIME system and describes how applications detect MIME types, how to register MIME types, and how to add applications to the desktop. This chapter also describes how to configure different parts of the MIME database.

This chapter includes the following information:

For the detailed information about MIME types, see the XDG shared mime info specification.