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Writer crashes in Ubuntu MATE 14.04 [closed]

asked 2015-01-13 22:33:26 +0200

ChrisOfBristol gravatar image

updated 2016-03-10 20:30:10 +0200

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Writer is crashing quite often, I have auto-save on but I lose any work since the last one. I think it is always related to editing tables.


I am using Version: 4.2.7.2 Build ID: 420m0(Build:2) English Ubuntu 33bit 14.04 MATE English

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I think this is related to having Calc open as well. It's a serious problem, it's making LibreOffice very nearly unusable.

ChrisOfBristol gravatar imageChrisOfBristol ( 2015-01-26 19:21:46 +0200 )edit

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answered 2016-01-16 21:38:53 +0200

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I've upgraded to Ubuntu 15.10 MATE and there are no problems.

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answered 2015-01-13 22:39:30 +0200

I'll take my only chance: upgrade to 4.3.5 RC2 by using LO PPA ( https://launchpad.net/~libreoffice/+a... ):

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:libreoffice/ppa; sudo apt-get update; sudo apt-get distro-upgrade

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I have upgraded as you suggest, although the second command should be:

sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

Office Writer and Calc are still crashing though. It happens less often and is more likely to when both are open together.

ChrisOfBristol gravatar imageChrisOfBristol ( 2015-01-21 00:12:01 +0200 )edit

Oh, right. I don't use §apt-get§ so I had forgotten how that parameter was meant to be written and I didn't check.

rautamiekka gravatar imagerautamiekka ( 2015-01-21 06:57:55 +0200 )edit

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