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Id: 13897
Status: new
Priority: 0/
Queue: File-MMagic

Owner: Nobody in particular
Requestors: dan.horne [...]

Bug Information
Severity: Important
Broken in: 1.22
Fixed in: (no value)


Subject: MS Excel files incorrectly identified as application/msword
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The Excel files are being identified as MS Word files with File-MMagic-1.22. The attached test file generated with MS Excel 2002. My test script: #!/usr/local/bin/perl use File::MMagic; my $file = 'mmagic_test.xls'; my $mm = new File::MMagic; print $mm->checktype_filename($file)."\n";
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