Debian Bug report logs - #226741
mime-support: image/bmp or image/x-ms-bmp (ImageMagick)?

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Package: mime-support; Maintainer for mime-support is Mime-Support Maintainers <>; Source for mime-support is src:mime-support.

Reported by: Phil Endecott <>

Date: Thu, 8 Jan 2004 04:03:01 UTC

Severity: minor

Found in version 3.23-1

Fixed in version mime-support/3.24-1

Done: Brian White <>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Report forwarded to, Brian White <>:
Bug#226741; Package mime-support. Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Phil Endecott <>:
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From: Phil Endecott <>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <>
Subject: mime-support: image/bmp or image/x-ms-bmp (ImageMagick)?
Date: Wed, 07 Jan 2004 22:55:24 +0000
Package: mime-support
Version: 3.23-1
Severity: minor


/etc/mime.types mentions image/bmp
/usr/lib/mime/packages/imagemagick mentions image/x-ms-bmp

The result is that I can't "see foo.bmp".

Not sure which is right, but I guess the MIME expert is the right
person to adjudicate!


-- System Information:
Debian Release: testing/unstable
Architecture: i386
Kernel: Linux andorra 2.4.18-1-686 #4 Sat Nov 29 10:18:26 EST 2003 i686
Locale: LANG=en_GB.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.UTF-8

-- no debconf information

Reply sent to Brian White <>:
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Notification sent to Phil Endecott <>:
Bug acknowledged by developer. Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #10 received at (full text, mbox):

From: Brian White <>
Subject: Bug#226741: fixed in mime-support 3.24-1
Date: Sun, 18 Jan 2004 21:33:02 -0500
Source: mime-support
Source-Version: 3.24-1

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
mime-support, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:

  to pool/main/m/mime-support/mime-support_3.24-1.dsc
  to pool/main/m/mime-support/mime-support_3.24-1.tar.gz
  to pool/main/m/mime-support/mime-support_3.24-1_all.deb

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

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Brian White <> (supplier of updated mime-support package)

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Format: 1.7
Date: Sat, 17 Jan 2004 22:32:05 -0500
Source: mime-support
Binary: mime-support
Architecture: source all
Version: 3.24-1
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: high
Maintainer: Brian White <>
Changed-By: Brian White <>
 mime-support - MIME files 'mime.types' & 'mailcap', and support programs
Closes: 183192 189663 197536 199818 201481 204942 207875 215440 226741
 mime-support (3.24-1) unstable; urgency=high
   * removed RFCs -- stupid DFSG "non-free" argument (closes: #199818)
   * added more mime types (closes: #215440, #201481, #204942)
   * improvements to debian-view (closes: #183192)
   * write new mailcap to different file then move over old (closes: #207875)
   * fixed listed mailcap.order manpage section (closes: #189663)
   * removed duplicate "rpm" extension (closes: #197536)
   * changed .bmp files to "image/x-ms-bmp" (closes: #226741)
 ef5bf5c4d9160f502c0420251f58f3f6 578 net standard mime-support_3.24-1.dsc
 2d9c8b0b7468ddf32a22da86057398a8 34566 net standard mime-support_3.24-1.tar.gz
 295c937b8b1acc6bf9921a7187bfdcba 28512 net standard mime-support_3.24-1_all.deb

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