[Libreoffice-qa] LO does not start from KDE menu?

Thomas Hackert thackert at nexgo.de
Fri Aug 2 08:53:06 PDT 2013

Hello Petr, *,
On Freitag, 2. August 2013 17:30 Petr Mladek wrote:
> Thomas Hackert píše v Pá 02. 08. 2013 v 13:24 +0200:
[LO not startable from KDE's menu]
>> > I wonder if it might help you to run
>> > "chown -R root:root /opt/libreoffice4.1" as described at
>> > https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=67388#c3
>> well, yes it would help. But I think, this is an ugly workaround
>> instead of an solution of a problem ... :( I think, a package (or
>> in LO's case a lot of packages ... ;) ), which I want to install,
>> has the right install instruction for an package manager, so it
>> gets installed the Right Way™ ... ;) I think, you can not say an
>> clueless Joe User, that he should change permissions as root to
>> get LO start from the menu ... :(
> Of course, this was not meant as final solution. I just wanted to
> help you to get it working until the fixed packages would be

Thanks :)

> available. Also I wanted to be sure that you had the same problem
> as Ulrich.


> I have just pushed the fix for the file ownership, so the chmod
> should not longer be needed in LO 4.1.1. I hope that it will help
> you as well and that there is no other hidden problem.

Good to hear, thanks :) I hope, there would be no other problem, but 
I will see it finally, 4.1.1 is released ... ;)
Thanks again

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