aims to provide an interface for unknown file extensions to automatically install a certain packages when it's called.

Registered by Joel Bryan Juliano on 2006-04-25

The software will support the following file input.

|| ZIP, RAR, ARJ, ACE || Compressed Files
|| MP3, WMA, AAC, M4A || Audio Codecs
|| RAM, RM || Real Media Codecs
|| MPG, MOV || Video Files
|| CBZ, CBR || Comics Files
|| CHM || Compiled Help Document

It will automatically install the necessary applications to view
those particular files.

Blueprint information

Status:
Started
Approver:
None
Priority:
Undefined
Drafter:
Joel Bryan Juliano
Direction:
Needs approval
Assignee:
Joel Bryan Juliano
Definition:
Review
Series goal:
None
Implementation:
Beta Available
Milestone target:
None
Started by
Joel Bryan Juliano on 2006-08-16

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Set to pending approval, but no evidence of a review. Setting to review. -mdz, 2006-07-05

This seems obsoleted by https://features.launchpad.net/distros/ubuntu/+spec/suggest-packages-for-filetypes

(?)

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