Bug 887051

Summary: Libreoffice (
Product: [Fedora] Fedora Reporter: John Rosich <jrosich>
Component: libreofficeAssignee: Caolan McNamara <caolanm>
Status: CLOSED INSUFFICIENT_DATA QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance <extras-qa>
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Version: rawhideCC: caolanm, dtardon, erack, ltinkl, mstahl, sbergman
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Last Closed: 2013-02-01 07:27:02 EST Type: Bug
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Description John Rosich 2012-12-13 18:35:38 EST
Description of problem:Latest version of libreoffice (4.0.0XXX) doesn't start.

How reproducible:
always on several machines

Steps to Reproduce:
1.select libreoffice from start menu or command line
2.program fails to start.
Actual results:
Program fails to start (see error message below)

Expected results:
Spreadsheet, word processing program etc should open

Additional info:
The 'splash' screen is displayed but the program refuses to start. We get the following message when we try to start the program from a command line:

The application cannot be started.
The component manager is not available.
("file:///usr/lib64/libreoffice/ure/lib/bootstrap.uno.so: cannot get factory of demanded implementation: ")
terminate called after throwing an instance of 

All machines are running the latest, fully updated rawhide.

Any work-arounds?


Comment 1 David Tardon 2012-12-20 04:42:48 EST
It runs just fine here. What packages do you have installed? (Run

rpm -qa libreoffice-*

to get the list.) Does it help if you move ~/.config/libreoffice away?