How could i install RR/MC in Linspire OS (Debian Linux)?

Richard Gaskin ambassador at
Tue Sep 14 19:15:19 EDT 2004

Jay Madren wrote:

>>>I just will like that most of the Linux programs
>>>were that easy to install! ;-)
>>How does it handle the customary file type associations, icons, and
>>installation into the Start menu on KDE and Gnome?
> The same way I do in Windows.  I don't use the installer, I just use the zip
> file, unzip it, and create a shortcut (actually I just modify the existing
> shortcut).  All the installer does is create a program group (shortcuts) and
> register the uninstaller in the registry.  There are no file associations.

So setting up the MIME types is left up to the user to do manually?
How does the user double-click a .rev file and have it launch Rev?

  Richard Gaskin
  Fourth World Media Corporation
  Ambassador at

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