[xubuntu-users] Open Office totally broken in xubuntu 9.10 - can't resize windows
cl at isbd.net
Wed Dec 9 14:36:36 UTC 2009
On Wed, Dec 09, 2009 at 02:57:21PM +0100, Vincent wrote:
> Hi Chris,
> Could you report this following the instructions at
> https://help.ubuntu.com/community/ReportingBugs? (i.e. create an
> account at launchpad.net and click Help->Report a Problem in
> OpenOffice.) That way the appropriate developers will get to see it.
> Thanks :)
I've found it already in Launchpad. It's Bug #490410, however it's
reported against Nvidia drivers, I've got exactly the same bug with
> On Wed, Dec 9, 2009 at 2:37 PM, Chris G <cl at isbd.net> wrote:
> I'm amazed that I haven't seen this reported elsewhere, maybe it's
> some quirk of my system but it seems unlikely.
> I have recently upgraded from xubuntu 9.04 to xubuntu 9.10, mostly it
> has been fairly painless but just recently I tried to open some forms
> in OPen Office and noticed a rendering problem. So I tried opening
> some wordprocessor documents and the problem was the same.
> Any attempt at resizing the window in Open Office results in a total
> mess, the contents (i.e. the document or whatever) are not moved and
> resized with the frame so the menus and content are left 'stranded'
> and the rest of the window is filled with a 'trail' of frames.
> This makes Open Office completely unusable.
> It's some sort of rendering problem whereby the Open Office window
> contents are not redrawn when you resize the window.
> This is a fairly standard xubuntu 9.10 installation with Open Office
> 3.1.1 running on a 1920x1200 Dell U2410 screen.
> Chris Green
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