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Description of problem:
Simply try to open / create a new document or try to start it.
Nothing happens when you have no internet-connection.
When you are working and you pull the network connectorï¿½, then try to
create an empty docment. Nothin happens, OpenOffice (=OO) stalled and
displays a grey window.
If you haven't started OO and try to load a document or simply want to
open the Software, the progress bar stopped stops at 100% and nothing
When you have an internet-connection everything works fine.
ï¿½ or switch off the router
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
Simply want to start OpenOffice.
Actual Results: Nothing happens. No error message or something like that.
Expected Results: Should be simply working! With and without
$ rpm -qa | grep office kernel
Do you have any network printers configured on your computer? OOo
uses CUPS which seems to call gethostbyname() which is probably
hanging your computer waiting for a timeout.
#0 0x016fc266 in gethostbyname () from /lib/tls/libc.so.6
#1 0x0277fe1f in httpGetHostByName () from /usr/lib/libcups.so.2
#2 0x0277f921 in httpConnectEncrypt () from /usr/lib/libcups.so.2
#3 0x0277bca6 in cupsGetDests () from /usr/lib/libcups.so.2
#4 0x06473d98 in psp::CUPSManager::tryLoadCUPS () from
#5 0x064648ab in psp::PrinterInfoManager::get () from
#6 0x00591e4f in SalInstance::GetDefaultPrinter () from
#7 0x00489c1a in Printer::GetDefaultPrinterName () from
#8 0x0048a2dd in Printer::Printer () from
#9 0x07e0232a in SfxPrinter::SfxPrinter () from
#10 0xf36c9dfb in ?? () from /usr/lib/ooo-1.1/program/libsw645li.so
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 124908 ***