[Bug 320440] Re: Sugar needs abiword built with libabiword

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** Changed in: abiword (Debian)
       Status: New => Fix Committed

Sugar needs abiword built with libabiword
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Status in “abiword” package in Ubuntu: Confirmed
Status in “abiword” package in Debian: Fix Committed

Bug description:
Binary package hint: abiword

Sugar's word processor Write is based on abiword, and uses pyabiword to access the abiword functionality. This requires that abiword is built using --enable-libabiword, which then generates a libabiword-2.6.so.

Without this, sugar-write-activity cannot be shipped with jaunty. This is a major core activity for Sugar, so we'd really like to be able to ship it. It was shipped in a broken state in hardy, and then removed from intrepid before release.

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