Bug 67928 - openoffice does not start up
Summary: openoffice does not start up
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 67495
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: openoffice.org
Version: limbo
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: wdovlrrw
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-07-04 12:48 UTC by Sarantis Paskalis
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2002-07-05 07:23:14 UTC

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Description Sarantis Paskalis 2002-07-04 12:48:11 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20020625

Description of problem:
openoffice-1.0.0-4 does not start up. The screen output is the following:
sarantis@gallagher:~$ ooffice
Checking for existing user installation ...   ...   NOT FOUND
Performing first-time installation for user ...   mv: cannot stat
`/home/sarantis/.sversionrc': No such file or directory
/usr/bin/ooffice: line 35:  1613 Segmentation fault     
/usr/lib/openoffice/program/setup -R:/etc/openoffice/autoresponse.conf
ln: creating symbolic link `/home/sarantis/.openoffice/user/work' to
`/home/sarantis/My Documents': No such file or directory
...   DONE
/usr/bin/ooffice: cd: /home/sarantis/.openoffice/user/wordbook: No such file or
ln: `./en_US.aff': File exists
ln: `./en_US.dic': File exists
grep: /home/sarantis/.openoffice/user/wordbook/dictionary.lst: No such file or
Starting OpenOffice.org ...
/usr/bin/ooffice: /home/sarantis/.openoffice/soffice: No such file or
directory/usr/bin/ooffice: exec: /home/sarantis/.openoffice/soffice: cannot
execute: No such file or directory

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.execute ooffice or oowriter or anything in openoffice

Actual Results:  openoffice has not started.  It created though some directories
under ~/.openoffice

Expected Results:  openoffice should have started

Additional info:

Comment 1 Nathan G. Grennan 2002-07-05 07:23:10 UTC

I have seen this under 7.3 the other day and now under the beta, both using
openoffice-1.0-4. It doesn't say much, displays and removes the splash screen
and then does nothing. You can't ctrl-c or ctrl-z out of it. You must kill it
from another terminal window.

Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2002-07-06 07:49:44 UTC

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 67495 ***

Comment 3 jbowman 2002-07-07 21:16:25 UTC
*** Bug 68156 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***

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