[ILUG] Text Formatting problem in copying
P at draigBrady.com
Tue Nov 8 11:23:03 GMT 2011
On 11/08/2011 09:25 AM, Rajaguru R wrote:
> We are a support team helping a small research team and we are using
> Our team is having difficulties in using 'Open office,Libre office’
> software. With Open office in Linux we could not
> retain the formatting(such as italic, bold and other special characters)
> while copying from source text such as word,html
> document unlike Microsoft office.
> We did not find any difficulties when we use Open office in Microsoft
> Windows platform. We could retain the formatting
> along with the text.whereas in Linux we could get only the plain text not
> the formatting.
> We gone through some of the websites.
> We are using open office in Following Linux Desktops
> 1.Suse Linux Enterprise Desktop 10.
> 2.Ubuntu 10.04.
> 3.Centos 5.
> We would like to check, is there a way out to solve this problem? That is
> we would like to use Open office in Linux
> platform without this formatting issues. Kindly let us know.
> Looking forward to hearing from you soon.
> Rajaguru R
Hmm I tried this.
1. open html file
2. _export_ to odt
3. open odt
libreoffice-writer-126.96.36.199-5.fc15.x86_64 then crashed with this backtrace:
That's not usable according to the automatic bug reporting tool BTW.
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