Status of LO embedding inside other processes windows?

Stephan Bergmann sbergman at
Thu Feb 22 14:57:35 UTC 2018

On 22.02.2018 14:14, Robert Marcano wrote:
> On 02/22/2018 07:10 AM, Michael Stahl wrote:
>> On 21.02.2018 16:55, Robert Marcano wrote:
>>> 3- Now both processes should be using GTK2, but the problems with
>>> keyboard input is a blocker
>> that sounds like a bug somewhere.  (unlikely to get fixed any time soon
>> given this is quite an esoteric use-case.)
> LibreOffice online and if IIRC the Android viewer are more invested on 
> using LibreOfficeKit, I think I should investigate that. My knowledge of 
> what can be done with LibreOfficeKit tell me I can have an headless 
> process rendering to a shared buffer and use that to draw on my Java 
> process.
> Is this a better long term strategy?

Most likely, yes.  That LO-in-Java-window thing is brittle at best.

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