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Re: [trinity-users] Libreoffice crash

From: Gerhard Zintel <gerhard.zintel@...>
Date: Thu, 16 Apr 2015 12:30:40 +0200
On Thursday 16 April 2015, rolf wrote:
> Hi,
>
> > Today a libreoffice was deployed for jessie and it crashes allway
> > with a sigsegv in R14 (nothing else testable here).
> >
> > I purged all libreoffice files and reinstalled it completly new
> > but it crashes too.
> >
> > Do you or some one else has an idea why and a solution?
>
> Can someowne confirm my problem?
>
> Fine regards
> Rolf

Just a shot in the dark - it might be relevant for your problem as 
well. In the following I quote from an old mail of mine:

On Wednesday 02 May 2012, Gerhard Zintel wrote:
> On Wednesday 02 May 2012, Slávek Banko wrote:
> > Problems with crashes GTK programs I have seen only if I had
> > installed kgtk-qt3-trinity (and related), which replacing dialog
> > boxes. But with gtk-qt-engine-trinity, which only changes the
> > appearance of gui widgets, it does not fall.
> >
> > Note: These problems apparently not related to the update
> > 3.5.13.1.
> >
> > Slavek
>
> This is a great piece of information. For month I was not able to
> use
>
>  * lazarus-ide
>  * dropbox
>  * calibre
>
> as a normal user. The only work-arround was using 'sudo
> NAMEOFAPPLICATION'.
>
> You saved my live! I've googled a lot to know what could be the
> culprit without success. Uninstalling kgtk-qt3-trinity brought all
> back to normal. What a big step forward!
>
> kgtk-qt3-trinity should not be installed by default. Or there
> should be a big warning on the www.trinitydesktop.org page!

I don't know if the problem is still relevant for version R14.0.0 
though.

Gerhard