On Saturday 12 August 2006 15:30, Jay C Vollmer wrote:
> I imagine that something in my file association database is hosed, but I'm
> not sure what that might be. Can someone tell me what to do to reset the
> database or otherwise correct this?
Your file associations (mime-types) *are* damaged. Copy the contents of
~/.kde/share/mimelnk/application/ from an unbroken user's directory (create a
temporary, if needed) and be sure to set the correct ownership & permissions