Upgrade Open Office to 2.3?

Dotan Cohen dotancohen at gmail.com
Wed Nov 28 05:47:25 UTC 2007

On 28/11/2007, NoOp <glgxg at sbcglobal.net> wrote:
> On 11/27/2007 01:33 PM, Dotan Cohen wrote:
> >
> > Thanks. I have no problem opening the app, but the terrible GTK
> > dialogs for open/save (which I use a lot) are out of place in KDE, and
> > much less functional that the KDE dialogs. More importantly, they do
> > not respond to single click, only double click, and my broken hand is
> > incapable of performing that action.
> It will take another 1-2 hours to prep the machine for KDE. In the
> interim these may be of help/interest:

Wow, that's some effort you're putting into this. Thanks.

> http://www.kde-apps.org/content/show.php?content=36077

I'm not having much luck with this, but I'll keep trying.

> http://gentoo-wiki.com/HOWTO_Integrate_Firefox_with_KDE
> [hints on how tu use]

This is more info on Kgtk, but it may prove useful. The softlink idea
was helpful.

> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/openoffice.org2-amd64/+bug/24107

Maybe relevant to an older version: the option (and related file) do
not exist in my OOo install.

> Maybe you can convince Derek to give it a go... I think he uses KDE :-)

Derek? Got any ideas? :)

Dotan Cohen


A: Because it messes up the order in which people normally read text.
Q: Why is top-posting such a bad thing?

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