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Bug 77645 - I18N problem in greek language
Summary: I18N problem in greek language
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Version: 8.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Dan Williams
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-11-11 10:24 UTC by E. Lefty Kreouzis
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:48 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2004-04-21 16:40:57 UTC

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Description E. Lefty Kreouzis 2002-11-11 10:24:24 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 Galeon/1.2.0 (X11; Linux i686; U;) Gecko/20020408

Description of problem:
1) when logging in with greek language selected the locale 'greek'
(ελληνικα) is displaid as hebrew
2) Greek spell checking doesn't work (even though the openoffice-i18n package is

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

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Log in with greek language selected
2.Start open office 
3.Goto Tools/options/Language settings
4. Default currency is shown as 'EUR Hebrew' in Greek locale and 'EUR Greek' in
engling locale

Write a mispelled greek word and spell check the document it isn't flagged as
mispelled eg

δοκιμη (test mispelled),
δοκιμή (test proper spelling)

Expected Results:  1) The locale should be
'Ελληνικά' (Greek) rather than
'Εβραϊκά' hebrew

2) the mispelled words should be so marked

Additional info:

Comment 1 E. Lefty Kreouzis 2003-05-22 15:12:59 UTC
The problem persists in Redhat 9

Comment 2 Dan Williams 2004-03-17 20:17:17 UTC
Is this still a problem with OOo 1.1.0?

Comment 3 Dan Williams 2004-04-21 16:40:57 UTC
closing due to submitter activity.  please test with a newer OOo,
perhaps 1.1.0 or 1.1.1

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