LibreOffice crash

Michael Stahl mstahl at
Tue Mar 31 11:24:23 PDT 2015

On 31.03.2015 15:08, Michael Stahl wrote:
> On 28.03.2015 21:52, Piet van Oostrum wrote:

>>  > Now when I do this with a Writer document:
>>  > 
>>  > textdoc = smgr.createInstanceWithContext("", context)
>>  > 
>>  > LibreOffice crashes with a segmentation fault. 
> this is not a supported way to create a document: it will only create
> the document model but no view or controller for it.  there is probably
> some bug where a pointer is null and dereferenced, but if it didn't
> crash it still wouldn't work because some APIs require that there is a view.

actually now i tried it out and the crash was pretty trivially fixed
with commit d360477d8740f29e2c2bc5f7bbd667df7cd26ee9

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