Status of LO embedding inside other processes windows?

Robert Marcano robert at
Fri Feb 23 12:01:17 UTC 2018

On 02/22/2018 07:24 PM, Thorsten Behrens wrote:
> Stephan Bergmann wrote:
>> Most likely, yes.  That LO-in-Java-window thing is brittle at best.
> Mmmh - so we have that working in production for a few clients, though
> for Windows.

Yes, the example works perfectly on Windows. I have to support both 
platforms, so will initially do some coding with Windows using in place 
LibreOffice and on Linux will use LO on another top level window. LOKit 
will be a long term experiment for us.

> LOKit is fine, just it should be noted that ~all UI [1] and
> interaction then needs to be implemented client-side.
> [1] yes, there's dialog tunnelling, still that needs code to render &
>      interact on the client side.
> Cheers,
> -- Thorsten

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