Linux SAL_USE_VCLPLUGIN=svp and the clipboard

Stephan Bergmann sbergman at
Wed Apr 8 07:43:54 UTC 2020

On 03/04/2020 18:00, Miklos Vajna wrote:
> My understanding is that in when svp is active and
> comphelper::LibreOfficeKit::isActive() returns true, then the
> expectation is that each view has its own clipboard. A "view" is the
> Window -> New Window menu item. The LOK case wants this, as such a view
> actually ends up in the web browser of different users. This is the same
> as the "tiled rendering" case, these tests always set the LOK mode to
> true.
> When comphelper::LibreOfficeKit::isActive() return false, then then
> expectation is that this is a desktop session where both views belong to
> the same user, so a shared clipboard makes sense. The UITests probably
> want to mimic the desktop case, so they would be in this category.
> (Actually, any kind of test which is not a tiled rendering test.)
> Does that help?

Thanks, that helped indeed.  I've created 
<> "Make 
SalInstance::CreateClipboard return a single instance in the non-LOK 
case" now.

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