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Libreoffice crashes loading big ODS sheet [closed]

asked 2012-07-28 02:18:41 +0200

razor7 gravatar image

updated 2015-10-18 04:27:15 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

Hi, I have a xlsx spreadsheet of about 162 MB. Trying to open it with LibreOffice Calc crashes, so I opened it with Office 2010 with no problems, then I exported the spreadsheet to CSV and ODS.

When importing the CSV (280 MB), the import fails to parse the columns correctly, because of Excell lack of CSV export parameters configuration, but the funny thing is that trying to load the ODS (162 MB) file, crashed LibreOffice Calc also.

This is happenning in Windows XP 32 and also Ubuntu/Linux x64! both with LO 3.5.5!

Is this a bug?

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answered 2012-10-03 10:35:17 +0200

Timon gravatar image

You need to report a bug with detailed description, problem file and screenshots (if available).

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answered 2012-07-28 08:28:46 +0200

Gifmaster gravatar image

Try exporting a simple sheet from office to see if Libre can open it and its not an office problem in exporting.

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answered 2012-10-03 09:38:44 +0200

I have similar problem; On Ubuntu 12.04/64b and LO (official version on the Ubuntu) and I select Open file on LO-calc, ODS file with size about only 30kB, LO freeze while still opened File-selection-window

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