xdg-utils - Basic desktop integration functions

Property Value
Distribution CentOS 5
Repository PUIAS Server i386
Package name xdg-utils
Package version 1.0.2
Package release 4.PU_IAS.5
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 172.42 KB
Download size 51.34 KB
Official Mirror springdale.math.ias.edu
The xdg-utils package is a set of simple scripts that provide basic
desktop integration functions for any Free Desktop, such as Linux.
They are intended to provide a set of defacto standards.
This means that:
*  Third party software developers can rely on these xdg-utils
for all of their simple integration needs.
*  Developers of desktop environments can make sure that their
environments are well supported
*  Distribution vendors can provide custom versions of these utilities
The following scripts are provided at this time:
* xdg-desktop-menu      Install desktop menu items
* xdg-desktop-icon      Install icons to the desktop
* xdg-icon-resource     Install icon resources
* xdg-mime              Query information about file type handling and
install descriptions for new file types
* xdg-open              Open a file or URL in the user's preferred application
* xdg-email             Send mail using the user's preferred e-mail composer
* xdg-screensaver       Control the screensaver


Package Version Architecture Repository
xdg-utils-1.0.2-4.el5.noarch.rpm 1.0.2 noarch EPEL
xdg-utils-1.0.2-4.el5.noarch.rpm 1.0.2 noarch EPEL
xdg-utils-1.0.2-4.PU_IAS.5.noarch.rpm 1.0.2 noarch PUIAS Client
xdg-utils-1.0.2-4.PU_IAS.5.noarch.rpm 1.0.2 noarch PUIAS Client
xdg-utils-1.0.2-4.PU_IAS.5.noarch.rpm 1.0.2 noarch PUIAS Server
xdg-utils-1.0.2-2.el5.rf.noarch.rpm 1.0.2 noarch Repoforge (RPMforge)
xdg-utils-1.0.2-2.el5.rf.noarch.rpm 1.0.2 noarch Repoforge (RPMforge)
xdg-utils-1.0.2-2.el5.centos.noarch.rpm 1.0.2 noarch CentOS Extras
xdg-utils-1.0.2-2.el5.centos.noarch.rpm 1.0.2 noarch CentOS Extras
xdg-utils-1.0.2-2.Nau5x.noarch.rpm 1.0.2 noarch Scientific Linux Cyrillic Edition
xdg-utils-1.0.2-1.el5.rf.noarch.rpm 1.0.2 noarch Repoforge (RPMforge)
xdg-utils-1.0.2-1.el5.rf.noarch.rpm 1.0.2 noarch Repoforge (RPMforge)
xdg-utils - - -


Name Value
/bin/bash -
coreutils -
desktop-file-utils -
which -


Name Value
xdg-utils = 1.0.2-4.PU_IAS.5


Type URL
Binary Package xdg-utils-1.0.2-4.PU_IAS.5.noarch.rpm
Source Package xdg-utils-1.0.2-4.PU_IAS.5.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Create the repository config file /etc/yum.repos.d/puias-server.repo:
    name=PUIAS Server
  2. Install xdg-utils rpm package:
    # yum install xdg-utils




2008-01-25 - Lubomir Kundrak <lkundrak@redhat.com> 1.0.2-4
- Fix for CVE-2008-0386 (#429513)
2008-01-18 - Rex Dieter <rdieter[AT]fedoraproject.org> 1.0.2-3
- fix mimeopen support (#429280)
- spec cosmetics: cleanup macro usage
2007-10-03 - Rex Dieter <rdieter[AT]fedoraproject.org> 1.0.2-2
- Requires: which (#312601)
2007-06-24 - Rex Dieter <rdieter[AT]fedoraproject.org> 1.0.2-1
- xdg-utils-1.0.2
2007-04-23 - Rex Dieter <rdieter[AT]fedoraproject.org> 1.0.1-3
- add htmlview,links to browser fallbacks
2006-12-19 - Rex Dieter <rdieter[AT]fedoraproject.org> 1.0.1-2
- fix typo in xdg-icon-resource manpage
2006-11-06 - Rex Dieter <rexdieter[AT]users.sf.net> 1.0.1-1
- xdg-utils-1.0.1
2006-10-24 - Rex Dieter <rexdieter[AT]users.sf.net 1.0-3
- actually *use* mimeopen patch (#210797)
2006-10-24 - Rex Dieter <rexdieter[AT]users.sf.net> 1.0-2
- prefer mimeopen as generic default (#210797)
2006-10-10 - Rex Dieter <rexdieter[AT]users.sf.net> 1.0-1
- 1.0(final)

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