[webkit-dev] Webkit and the "file://" protocol

Gustavo Noronha gns at gnome.org
Mon Apr 13 20:28:36 PDT 2009

On Thu, 2009-04-09 at 09:12 +0100, haithem rahmani wrote:
> when launching it with an argument like file:///foo/foo.html, I get
> the content of the page displayed as a text file,
> same thing with images (png, jpeg ..)

You are probably missing the shared-mime-info package. Content type for
local files is discovered by GIO, and it relies on information that is
in that package.

Gustavo Noronha <gns at gnome.org>
GNOME contributor

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