Chad Waters on 30 Apr 2008 11:40:29 -0700

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Re: [PLUG] OpenOffice 2.4 bug in Hardy?

On Wed, Apr 30, 2008 at 2:09 PM, Art Alexion wrote:
> Is anyone else having this problem?  I have it on two computers I've upgraded
>  to Hardy & OOo 2.4.
>  I can't edit documents saved in Word format.  I can open them.  I can create
>  new ones and save them.  But if I close them saved in Word format and reopen
>  them OOo 2.4 treats them as read-only.
>  Doesn't seem to be an issue with the Windows version of OOo.  I don't run OOo
>  2.4 on another Linux distro, so I can't tell if it is Ubuntu-only or
>  OOo-Linux.

Nope. I opened up OOO, typed random stuff, saved as a word 97/2000/xp
doc, closed OOO, opened by both 1)double clicking on the file 2)
opening via File -> Open, was able to save both ways.

I don't see anything obvious here:

I'm running i386, BTW

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