Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 169777
OOo stops responding after inserting a few characters
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:14 EST
Description of problem:
OpenOffice.org stops responding after inserting a few characters into a new
document. The issue applies to all the OOo components.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open one OOo component.
2. Make a new Text Document, or new Spreadsheet.
3. Insert a few characters.
OOo stops responding.
After closing the application, this message is displayed:
/usr/lib/openoffice.org2.0/program/soffice: line 164: 3247 Killed
do you have accessibility enabled ? i.e. preferences->accessibility->assistive
technology support ?
If so then this is a basically a manifestation of bug 169323 which I have a fix
for in rawhide, and plan to put in the next fc4 update
Yes. Disabling accessibility will resolve the problem.