Missing Hardwae option

Tim ignored_mailbox at yahoo.com.au
Tue Jul 29 14:22:16 UTC 2008

On Tue, 2008-07-29 at 10:04 -0500, Aaron Konstam wrote:
> What if you wanted to have totem process audio CDs or xine do DVDs.
> How would you do that?

I'm feeling a case of deja vu, I answered this about a week or so ago:

From: 	Tim <ignored_mailbox at yahoo.com.au>
To: 	For users of Fedora <fedora-list at redhat.com>
Subject: 	Re: Fedora9 DVD autoplay
Date: 	Wed, 09 Jul 2008 17:35:59 +0930

On Wed, 2008-07-09 at 08:43 +0200, Federico Marziali wrote:
>> he problem is that, within this window, you can choose
>> which programs to use for autoplay *only* from a predefined list. For
>> instance for Audio CD I can choose between Totem, Rhythmbox, Do
>> Nothing, and Open Folder.
>> There is no "Custom" "Use-your-command-here" or other, which is very
>> strange (a bug???). Now, I can't possibly believe that this list of 4
>> choices is hard coded (can it be? o_O), but I could not find where is
>> the corresponding configuration file.

> I added some information to this file, and they were added to the
> drop-down list:
>   ~/.local/share/applications/mimeapps.list
> The file also appears to list entries for files that I've right-clicked,
> and added to the open-with list in the file properties.
> Some programs add themselves to the list of options, like VLC adds
> itself in the appropriate places.  But not all multi-media applications
> add themselves to the list.
> How did I find the right file?  Changed some preferences, then went
> looking for a configuration file that had a very recent modification
> date.

[tim at localhost ~]$ uname -r

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