Re: Rpm download

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On Thursday 30 November 2006 15:26, Anthony J Placilla wrote:
>Gene Heskett wrote:
>> On Thursday 30 November 2006 09:20, jim tate wrote:
>>> Downloading a rpm from the sight below, When I click on rpm to save
>>> in FC 6 all that happens it open a RealPlayer window , I can't even
>>> do a "Save link" that doesn't work either.
>>> This site is the only site I have had this problem with.
>>> What gives?
>> The browsers all come configured for winderz syntaxes for some reason,
>> and that think an .rpm is a realplayer file of some sort.  The cure is
>> to right click on the url and chose the 'save as' option.  Or find and
>> fix the file associations which I haven't yet.
>> Frankly, that really should be bugzilla'd, its a PITA.  But I'm too
>> lazy.
>>> Jim
[[email protected] linux-2.6.19]# grep .rpm /etc/mime.types
application/x-rpm               rpm
#audio/x-pn-realaudio-plugin    rpm

but I think this ones in the browsers own prefs someplace I haven't found.

If this is the proper place to fix it, what should that be edited to be?

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