Last Comment Bug 802703 - [OS X] add LSApplicationCategoryType to the info.plist
: [OS X] add LSApplicationCategoryType to the info.plist
Product: Firefox
Classification: Client Software
Component: Shell Integration (show other bugs)
: unspecified
: x86 Mac OS X
-- enhancement (vote)
: Firefox 19
Assigned To: Kohei Yoshino [:kohei]
: Robert Strong [:rstrong] (use needinfo to contact me)
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Reported: 2012-10-17 10:41 PDT by Kohei Yoshino [:kohei]
Modified: 2012-10-19 01:01 PDT (History)
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patch (459 bytes, patch)
2012-10-17 11:24 PDT, Kohei Yoshino [:kohei]
smichaud: review+
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patch for checkin (1006 bytes, patch)
2012-10-18 07:36 PDT, Markus Stange [:mstange]
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Description User image Kohei Yoshino [:kohei] 2012-10-17 10:41:32 PDT
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #714716 +++

I couldn't find the related bug for Firefox.
Just add the following 2 lines to Info.plist:

Comment 2 User image Steven Michaud [:smichaud] (Retired) 2012-10-17 13:30:59 PDT
Comment on attachment 672411 [details] [diff] [review]

Looks fine to me.

I'm not sure I understand the point:  An app's "category" seems to be a Mac App Store thing (

But it seems harmless.
Comment 3 User image Markus Stange [:mstange] 2012-10-17 13:42:54 PDT
(In reply to Steven Michaud from comment #2)
> I'm not sure I understand the point:

Bug 714716 has more information and a screenshot.
Comment 4 User image Steven Michaud [:smichaud] (Retired) 2012-10-17 13:56:13 PDT
Oh, OK.  See particularly bug 714716 comment #0.

Interestingly, it seems that /Applications and /Applications/Utilities are the only directories that can be sorted by "Application Category" (at least on OS X 10.7.5, where I tested).  But that's a sensible way to sort those directories.
Comment 5 User image Markus Stange [:mstange] 2012-10-18 07:36:41 PDT
Created attachment 672786 [details] [diff] [review]
patch for checkin
Comment 7 User image Ryan VanderMeulen [:RyanVM] 2012-10-18 18:40:57 PDT
Comment 8 User image Kohei Yoshino [:kohei] 2012-10-19 01:01:02 PDT
Bug 802704 for Thunderbird. Both belongs in the Productivity category.

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