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Bug 87964

Summary: OpenOffice.org application font too big on startup.
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: Daniel F. Dickinson <danielfdickinson>
Component: openoffice.orgAssignee: Jakub Jelinek <jakub>
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Priority: medium    
Version: 8.0   
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Hardware: i586   
OS: Linux   
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Welcome Dialogue
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The main application screen of OOo.; none

Description Daniel F. Dickinson 2003-04-04 00:34:13 UTC
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i586; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20021003

Description of problem:
After a fresh install of RedHat Linux 8.0 (purchased from RedHat), and restoring
backed up data for my user account (but _not_ the dot-files except .mozilla) and
attempting to launch OpenOffice.org I get a blank working screen and a dialog
box with a font that is so large I can't read the message in it.  (See attached
graphics.  Using 1:1 in The Gimp will show what I mean).



Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
1.0.1-8

How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Install RedHat 8.0 (including OOo)
2.Restore home directory data (except dot-files)
3.Attempt to launch OpenOffice.org Writer

To reproduce after first attempt
4. Remove .openoffice, .user60.rdb, and .sversionrc

Actual Results:  Writer screens are blank, toolbar is off to side and closed. 
Pulling over reveals huge application fonts.  OpenOffice.org is unusable.

Expected Results:  Reasonable sized fonts for menus which appear at the top or
side of the working window.

Additional info:

Comment 1 Daniel F. Dickinson 2003-04-04 00:38:20 UTC
Created attachment 90888 [details]
Welcome Dialogue

This appears almost completely to the left of the workspace OOo is launched in.
 I have pulled it over so it is visible.  Aside from moving it no changes were
made.
View in The Gimp at a 1:1 ratio to see what I mean.

Comment 2 Daniel F. Dickinson 2003-04-04 00:41:10 UTC
Created attachment 90889 [details]
The main application screen of OOo.;

As with the other attachment view at a 1:1 ration in The Gimp.	Once you close
the welcom dialogue window pull the right side bar over a small amount.  This
shows why the toolbar isn't at the top - The font is way too large.

Comment 3 Daniel F. Dickinson 2003-04-05 17:12:48 UTC
Problem was using centimeters instead of millimeters for display size (dpi was
way off as a result).