mid9 commander ?

Lennart Sorensen lsorense-1wCw9BSqJbv44Nm34jS7GywD8/FfD2ys at public.gmane.org
Thu Nov 19 21:46:55 UTC 2009

On Fri, Nov 20, 2009 at 12:35:48AM +0300, Zbigniew Koziol wrote:
> I can not entirely agree.
> Right now, we soon are going to have officially one new superstate,  
> European Union (in Russian it is called "JewroSojuz", which  
> unintentionally has a reference to "Jewro" which may reference Jews in  
> Russian, and actually Soviet Union was created de facto by Jews, and  
> also it has that tricky "Sojuz" in its name, which has awful connotation  
> in Polish history). Ok, so, they create that "JewroSojuz" and all the  
> differences between countries will seize to exist, sooner or later. But  
> these differences are so beautiful!
> May be the MC team wants to preserve differences? Why should they go to  
> slaughter following just one only development way?
> Actually, MC does both: it can display PDF as a PDF and it can display  
> it as a text. Isnt that nice?
> I still would like to understand how it displays it as a text.

Probably calling pdttotext which happens to be one of the mime handlers
for pdf.

The nice thing about using the mime types system is that the user only
has to configure once what program to use to handle each filetype,
and then every program does that.

Len Sorensen
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