Bug 151558 - OO Calc "hang" on "Save As..." with new file
Summary: OO Calc "hang" on "Save As..." with new file
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: openoffice.org
Version: 3
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Dan Williams
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2005-03-19 16:00 UTC by Roland Roberts
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:11 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2005-08-26 08:43:58 UTC
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Description Roland Roberts 2005-03-19 16:00:47 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.3) Gecko/20041020

Description of problem:
After a "recent" update using yum, calc appears to hang when I select "Save As..." for a new spreadsheet.  I say "appears to" because, while filing this bug after having this happen several times, the file dialog finally appeared.  I did not check the actual wall clock time, but it was a few minutes :-(

I have openoffice.org 1.1.3-9.5.0.fc3 installed, but it was happening prior to this update; sorry, I didn't keep track of what the previous install I had was.  It did start recently, but I did not keep details of when I had done various updates.  The problem does not seem to affect saving *old* files.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Launch soffice.bin -calc
2. Edit a couple of cells, doesn't really seem to matter
3. Click File->Save As...  and wait a *long* time

Actual Results:  After a few minutes, the file dialog appeared. 

Expected Results:  I expect it to pop up really fast, seconds, not minutes

Additional info:

The system is a lightly loaded dual 2.4GHz Xeon with 2GB of RAM.

Having been bitten a month ago by a silently failing drive, I've checked the smart status on all four drive (2 separate RAID-1 systems) and all check okay.

The home directory where this is trying to write is an NFS filesystem.

Comment 1 Dan Williams 2005-04-06 16:53:38 UTC
cmc: any thoughts?

Comment 2 Caolan McNamara 2005-04-06 16:58:39 UTC
gnome-vfs ? 

Comment 3 Roland Roberts 2005-04-06 20:34:53 UTC
This problem no longer occurs on my system(!).

The version of openoffice is unchanged.

Is there a way to find the install times for packages; i.e., when I last updated
something via yum?  I'm wondering if I did indeed update gnome-vfs.

Since I can no longer reproduce this, I suppose you may as well close it out...

Comment 4 Caolan McNamara 2005-08-26 08:43:58 UTC
I reckon it was gnome-vfs, there was problems there

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