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mimeview: display files, using mailcap mechanism.


mimeview - display files, using mailcap mechanism.


mimeview [,OPTION/...] ,FILE /[,FILE /...]


GNU mimeview -- display files, using mailcap mechanism.
-a, --no-ask[=,TYPE-LIST/]
do not ask for confirmation before displaying files, or, if TYPE-LIST is given, do not ask for confirmation before displaying such files whose MIME type matches one of the patterns from TYPE-LIST
-d, --debug[=,FLAGS/]
enable debugging output
-f, --mimetypes=,FILE/
use this mime.types file
-h, --no-interactive, --print
disable interactive mode
-i, --[no-]identify
identify MIME type of each file
use metamail to display files
-n, --[no-]dry-run
do nothing, just print what would have been done
-t, --[no-]lint
test mime.types syntax and exit
Global debugging settings
set Mailutils debugging level
--[no-]debug-line-info show source info with debugging messages
Configuration handling
load this configuration file; implies --no-config
check configuration file syntax and exit
verbosely log parsing of the configuration files
do not load site and user configuration files
do not load site-wide configuration file
do not load user configuration file
set configuration parameter
Informational options
show configuration file summary
show compilation options
-?, --help
give this help list
give a short usage message
-V, --version
print program version

Mandatory or optional arguments to long options are also mandatory or optional for any corresponding short options.

Debug flags are: g - Mime.types parser traces l - Mime.types lexical analyzer traces 0-9 - Set debugging level


Report bugs to <bug-mailutils [at] gnu.org>.
GNU Mailutils home page: <http://mailutils.org>
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