Link to external data doesn't work!

asked 2018-08-07 15:35:23 +0200

mbnoimi gravatar image


After updating LO to recent version "Link to external data" feature no longer works!

How can I fix this issue?!

  • Linux mint 19 xfce x64
  • LO Version: Build ID: 1:6.0.6-0ubuntu0.18.04.1 CPU threads: 4; OS: Linux 4.15; UI render: default; VCL: gtk3; Locale: en-US (en_US.UTF-8); Calc: group

PS,I use the following links for fetching data (they were working fine):

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Related to fix of CVE-2018-6871?

Mike Kaganski gravatar imageMike Kaganski ( 2018-08-07 15:51:22 +0200 )edit

Thanks Mike but I already use version which suppose to fix this vulnerability

mbnoimi gravatar imagembnoimi ( 2018-08-09 06:43:55 +0200 )edit

... which is why I asked: iiuc, the fix made some changes that could require adding URLs to "safe list" or something.

Mike Kaganski gravatar imageMike Kaganski ( 2018-08-09 06:58:04 +0200 )edit

I never heard about "safe list" so I googled about it but i failed to find anything about it :( Can you please guide me how can I add links to "safe list"?

mbnoimi gravatar imagembnoimi ( 2018-08-10 17:19:09 +0200 )edit

It seems this is a known bug:

mbnoimi gravatar imagembnoimi ( 2018-08-17 02:31:23 +0200 )edit