[Pkg-gmagick-im-team] Bug#723698: imagemagick: /etc/mailcap display of image/svg+xml

Bastien ROUCARIES roucaries.bastien+imagemagick at gmail.com
Thu Sep 19 09:08:22 UTC 2013

On Thu, Sep 19, 2013 at 10:18 AM, Kevin Ryde <user42 at zip.com.au> wrote:
> Vincent Fourmond <fourmond at gmail.com> writes:
>>   * first, display isn't a good SVG viewer, because it does not care
>> about the vectorial nature of SVGs
> I found I had no svg mailcap view at all and thought something is better
> than nothing :-).
> priority=2 per the rest of the display program entries should be low
> enough.
>>   * second, it only displays SVG files if libmagickcore5-extra is
>> installed (which is only a recommended package),
> That could be handled by "test" in the mailcap, if something fast but
> accurate.  I suppose asking dpkg whether fully installed state would be
> most accurate, but perhaps a file check is enough
>    ... && test -e /usr/share/doc/libmagickcore5-extra/copyright

No documentation could be removed. We could directly test the svg plugin

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