The FullTextType class has a hard-coded list of mime types that it supports.
As a module writer, I wish to add support for a new mime type in the
application/x-blahblah space. I want to be able to register that with the
search system so that it can be the target of the full text search. Currently
there is no way to do this other than make the MIME type live under
For more details, see the mail thread here:
Instead of making list of MIME types that can be searched, improving detection of text files.
Thanks for reporting.
Integrated into 'main-golden', will be available in build *201208110001* on http://bits.netbeans.org/dev/nightly/ (upload may still be in progress)
User: Jaroslav Havlin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Log: #88210: Search in textual files with MIME type starting with applicatoin/x-