[Libreoffice-qa] More information in About dialog
michael.meeks at collabora.com
Fri Mar 11 16:14:18 UTC 2016
On Mon, 2016-03-07 at 10:47 -0700, Pedro wrote:
> The most frequent questions from people providing help in the User mailing
> list and in the Bug tracker is: "What is your OS architecture?", "Are you
> using the 32 bit version of LibreOffice ?"
Originally I was rather nervous about extending the info. available in
the about dialog - since we were going to push some sub-set of it up to
the server to help get better data on our users' systems.
However =) I've abandoned that idea; at least until we can get resource
to make that opt-in. So - as such, its just a matter of extending the
In this case we could do some fun at compile time in
vcl/source/app/svapp.cxx - it should be a ~trivial easy-hack. Would be
great if someone could file it :-) detecting 64bit-ness can be done
#if SAL_TYPES_SIZEOFPOINTER == 4
#else SAL_TYPES_SIZEOFPOINTER == 8
typedef sal_uInt64 sal_Size;
typedef sal_Int64 sal_sSize;
#error "Please make sure SAL_TYPES_SIZEOFPOINTER is defined for your
Or somesuch =) anyone up for the easy hack ?
michael.meeks at collabora.com <><, Pseudo Engineer, itinerant idiot
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