On Sat, 22 Oct 2016, Keith Amidon <cama...@picnicpark.org> wrote: > On Sat, 2016-10-22 at 12:55 +0300, Jani Nikula wrote: >> Any ideas how to get a list of mime types in shell, so I could do the >> same in bash completion without hard-coding some limited list? > > Not sure if this is really what you're looking for, but on my archlinux > system, the file /etc/mime.types is installed by a package called mime- > types, which lists this gentoo package as its upstream: > > http://packages.gentoo.org/package/app-misc/mime-types > > It's pulled in as a dependency of installing firefox, so presumably > some version of this is pretty ubiquitous on Linux systems.
Thanks. I did look at it before, but dismissed it because the package doesn't seem to provide a tool for parsing the file. I ended up parsing it using a sed one-liner . Oh well. BR, Jani.  id:1477162534-7814-1-git-send-email-j...@nikula.org _______________________________________________ notmuch mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org https://notmuchmail.org/mailman/listinfo/notmuch