Registration of LO extensions

Sebastian Humenda shumenda at
Sun Oct 12 06:42:15 PDT 2014

Hello Rene,

Rene Engelhard wrote:
>On Sun, Oct 12, 2014 at 11:09:52AM +0100, Sebastian Humenda wrote:
>> I am trying to register an extension for Libreoffice. I unzipped the *.oxt-file
>> under /usr/lib/libreoffice/share/extensions/<extension>, but it seems not to be
>> recognized. Do I need to register the extension somehow or is Libreoffice
>> supposed to pick up all the extensions in this folder automatically? How could I
>It's supposed to pick it up automatically.
>> get debugging information if Libreoffice didn't pick up the extension for some
>> reason?
>What does unopkg list --bundled (or validate --bundled) say. Does it appear
$ unopkg list --bundled
All deployed bundled extensions:


Searching the web, I was not able to find information about which files are
relevant for this recognition process at all, only about how to invoke unopkg
with an OXT extension.

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