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Libreoffice steals defaults for opening file extensions
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When I've installed LibreOffice onto a new installation of Solus, I notice that it gets assigned as the default program for seemingly any file extension it can open. Text files suddenly require opening a word processor (Writer) instead of a text editor (Gedit), and pdfs open in Draw (?) instead of Evince. Ideally, LibreOffice would only take the file extensions that have not already been taken by another program (e.g. .doc, .odt, .xlsx, etc.) and leave the sensible defaults in place.

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Shadow53 created this task.Sep 27 2016, 5:48 PM
JoshStrobl triaged this task as Normal priority.Oct 28 2016, 9:30 PM
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Wine also does this for the text editor and image viewer.

JoshStrobl changed the task status from Open to In Progress.Nov 28 2016, 12:44 AM
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