LibreOffice with Unity buggy?

Liam Proven lproven at
Mon Sep 3 14:39:17 UTC 2012

On 3 September 2012 15:27, Colin Law <clanlaw at> wrote:
> On 3 September 2012 14:09, Liam Proven <lproven at> wrote:
>> On 3 September 2012 13:39, Colin Law <clanlaw at> wrote:
>>> On 3 September 2012 13:22, Gene Heskett <gheskett at> wrote:
>>>> On Monday 03 September 2012 08:16:40 David Fletcher did opine:
>>>>> Hi all,
>>>>> I've managed to do a screen grab of Libre Office screwing up the display
>>>>> in the manner I was complaining about (row, column and menu headers over
>>>>> written with crap) without it taking down the rest of the system.
>>>>> Please take a look here:-
>>>> OT:
>>>> Something, probably associated with wine, has installed a mime.type that
>>>> overrides the ubuntu version, so that when I click on the above link, I get
>>>> a session of wine, running IE, which of course can't display the .png.
>>> Do you mean when you click it in LibreOffice (in which case it is
>>> actually Ctrl-Click I think)?  Is it ok if you click it in Firefox?
>> Um. How would one use LibreOffice to click on a link in an email message?
> I don't know, maybe there is a way of reading email in a libreoffice
> app.  I thought there had to be some relationship to the thread
> subject, but possibly not.

Not AFAIK. I guess you could save a webpage from a webmail program and
open it for viewing.

> Gene: I think you had better start a new thread, tell us which mail
> reader you are clicking the link in, is it all web links there?  What
> have you got set for System Settings > Details > Web (but in a new
> thread please)?


Well put.

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