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[Bug 1216788] Re: Files previously shown with a gear icon (like #!/usr/bin/python) are now shown as text files


After removing lxde-icon-theme I'm seeing now a chequer on the files
that had previously a gear. But the files affected by this bug are still
shown as text files.

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  Files previously shown with a gear icon (like #!/usr/bin/python) are
  now shown as text files

Status in “lxde-icon-theme” package in Ubuntu:
Status in “shared-mime-info” package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  I'm using Ubuntu 13.10 dev with shared-mime-info 1.1-0ubuntu4. For a few days after upgrading the system I have noticed that python-files aren't shown as executable files anymore. I have already opened a bug report on upstream for this: https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=68494
  But I'm not sure if this is really a bug in shared-mime-info because after downgrading shared-mime-info, PCManFM and libfm to the versions from Ubuntu 13.04 (libfm-data, libfm-gtk-bin, libfm-gtk-data, libfm-gtk3, libfm3, pcmanfm, shared-mime-info) and rebooting the system the problem still exists.

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