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Bug 80926

Summary: Kword doesn't start from Gnome
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Public Beta Reporter: Gerry Tool <gerry>
Component: kofficeAssignee: Ngo Than <than>
Status: CLOSED RAWHIDE QA Contact:
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Version: phoebeCC: wtogami
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Hardware: i386   
OS: Linux   
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Description Gerry Tool 2003-01-02 14:25:48 UTC
Description of problem:
If I try to run Kword from Gnome, I get the following:
[gerry@gstpc gerry]$ which kword
[gerry@gstpc gerry]$ /usr/bin/kword &
[1] 6592
[gerry@gstpc gerry]$ DCOPServer up and running.
kdeinit: Fatal IO error: client killed
kdeinit: sending SIGHUP to children.
kdeinit: sending SIGTERM to children.
kdeinit: Exit.
[1]+  Exit 1                  /usr/bin/kword
[gerry@gstpc gerry]$
If I run it from KDE, it works as expected.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Use Gnome desktop
2.Execute kword
Actual results:
KWord tries to start and dies

Expected results:
KWord should open an application window

Additional info:
Works correctly on the KDE desktop

Comment 1 Warren Togami 2003-01-23 10:13:27 UTC
Confirmed.  When you attempt to debug this, it causes a gdb internal error (Bug

Comment 2 Warren Togami 2003-01-24 19:44:06 UTC
When using koffice from a LTSP client logged into KDE I get the following error.

[patron32@kcc3 patron32]$ kword
Xlib:  extension "GLX" missing on display "ws244.ltsp:0.0".
Xlib:  extension "GLX" missing on display "ws244.ltsp:0.0".

Kword fails to start.

Comment 3 Ngo Than 2003-02-03 13:38:40 UTC
please upgrade the current kde 3.1/koffice-1.2.1 from rawhide, It seems to be
fixed in this release. I cannot reproduce it anymore.