Subject: Re: openoffice2 failing to save in native file formats
To: Kouichirou Hiratsuka <>
From: Paul Ripke <>
List: pkgsrc-users
Date: 03/20/2007 08:05:42
On Tue, Mar 20, 2007 at 01:59:34AM +0900, Kouichirou Hiratsuka wrote:
> Hello,
> At Mon, 19 Mar 2007 09:38:30 +1100,
> Paul Ripke wrote:
> > Completed building openoffice2 from pkgsrc HEAD, appeared to build
> > and install fine on NetBSD 4.0_BETA2 i386. However, in the "Save..."
> > dialogs, the descriptions for many of the file formats are missing
> > and attempts to save using any of those formats just re-presents
> > the same dialog - no file is saved.
> It happens for me too because the following file is empty.
>   /usr/pkg/OpenOffice.org2.1.0/share/registry/res/${lang}/org/openoffice/TypeDetection/Filter.xcu
> Java is needed to create the file :(  I've committed the fix with
> using perl.  The problem should be fixed now.
> If you don't want to rebuild, please copy the above file from binary.
> And you may need to remove the following file.
>   ~/.openoffice.org2/user/registry/cache/org.openoffice.TypeDetection.Filter.dat


I pulled that file from the Linux distro, and can confirm it works
fine! I'll kick off a rebuild when the patches get to anoncvs, just
to give my CPU something to do for 14 hours...

Thanks for the quick fix!

Paul Ripke