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Bug 454467 - soffice -accept functionality missing or broken
Summary: soffice -accept functionality missing or broken
Keywords:
Status: CLOSED WORKSFORME
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: openoffice.org
Version: 8
Hardware: i686
OS: Linux
low
medium
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Caolan McNamara
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2008-07-08 17:20 UTC by Philip Ashmore
Modified: 2008-07-08 17:39 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-07-08 17:39:08 UTC


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Description Philip Ashmore 2008-07-08 17:20:47 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-GB; rv:1.9) Gecko/2008052912 Firefox/3.0

Description of problem:
According to http://wiki.services.openoffice.org/wiki/Uno/FAQ#How_do_I_create_a_unique_uik_number.3F

Once can start an openoffice / staroffice instance listening on local port 8100, accepting connections from localhost.

This would be useful for UNO development if it worked.
Otherwise any UNO application ends up starting up another instance, taking about 5 seconds on my machine.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
openoffice.org-2.3.0-6.15.fc8

How reproducible:
Always


Steps to Reproduce:
1. $ /usr/lib/openoffice.org/program/soffice '-accept=socket,host=localhost,port=8100;urp;StarOffice.ServiceManager'
2. netstat -a|grep 8100


Actual Results:
Nothing is listening on port 8100

Expected Results:
netstat should have reported soffice listening on port 8100

Additional info:
I'm reporting this here in case it's a Fedora porting issue rather than an openoffice.org problem.

Comment 1 Caolan McNamara 2008-07-08 17:39:08 UTC
it works, OOo takes time to launch, give it a while. Try and 
telnet localhost 8100
and it should connect and you get 
"com.sun.star.bridge.XProtocolPropertiesUrpProtocolProperties" with some binary
goo on each side of the string


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