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FS#52737 - [geogebra] Make shared-mime-info optional

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Neven Sajko (Neven) - Friday, 27 January 2017, 20:37 GMT
Last edited by Eli Schwartz (eschwartz) - Thursday, 03 August 2017, 18:08 GMT
Task Type Feature Request
Category Packages
Status Closed
Assigned To Evgeniy Alexeev (arcan1s)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


Could you make shared-mime-info an optdepend?
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Closed by  Eli Schwartz (eschwartz)
Thursday, 03 August 2017, 18:08 GMT
Reason for closing:  No response
Additional comments about closing:  we need less vague reasons for doing things, dependencies are usually added for reasons. And "I don't want to have shared-mime-info on my system because flashplayer is buggy" is not a good reason.
Comment by Doug Newgard (Scimmia) - Friday, 27 January 2017, 22:48 GMT
Comment by Neven Sajko (Neven) - Saturday, 28 January 2017, 02:47 GMT
So that installing shared-mime-info could be avoidable :)

Geogebra seems to work without it.
Comment by Neven Sajko (Neven) - Saturday, 28 January 2017, 02:50 GMT
(This is a motivation for getting rid of shared-mime-info:
Comment by Doug Newgard (Scimmia) - Saturday, 28 January 2017, 14:39 GMT
So far the only real info you've given is "Geogebra seems to work without it"