mimeview(1) 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
-h, --no-interactive, --print
disable interactive mode
use metamail to display files
-n, --dry-run
do not do anything, just print what whould be done
-t, --mimetypes=,FILE/
use this mime.types file
Common options
--config-file=,FILE/, --rcfile=,FILE/
load this configuration file
show configuration file summary
--config-lint, --rcfile-lint
check configuration file syntax and exit
--config-verbose, --rcfile-verbose
verbosely log parsing of the configuration files
--no-site-config, --no-site-rcfile
do not load site configuration file
--no-user-config, --no-user-rcfile
do not load user configuration file
set configuration parameter
show compilation options
Global debugging settings
set Mailutils debugging level
show source info with debugging messages
-?, --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.

Default mime.types file is ,/usr/share/cups/mime/mime.types/

Debug flags are:

g - Mime.types parser traces l - Mime.types lexical analyzer traces 0-9 - Set debugging level


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