ΑΠ: Merge with LibreOffice?

2016-08-06 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
>> Greetings, dear AOO community. >> >> Please note first that this message is not supposed to be flaimbait or >> trolling of any kind. > >It is. Have a nice day. Well it is not! I am Solaris user and sometime ago I tried to compile OpenOffice, when in fact it should compile on Solaris

RE: Spelling of Ancient Greek

2016-07-02 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
> > > > The hyphenation and other formatting information is on the Hunspell site > > https://hunspell.github.io/ > > Actually this is the spelling assistant not the hyphenator. This module is described in the following URL: https://www.openoffice.org/lingucomponent/hyphenator.html There I

RE: Spelling of Ancient Greek

2016-07-02 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
>Date: Wed, 29 Jun 2016 14:58:34 -0400 > From: lui...@gmail.com > To: dev@openoffice.apache.org > Subject: Re: Spelling of Ancient Greek > > > louis=C2=A0 > Which means what? BTW, let me ask again: Where are the hyphenation files and how they are created? A.S. -- Apostolos Syropoulos

Spelling of Ancient Greek

2016-06-29 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Hello, Suppose i would like to prepare a document in ancient Greek using AOO. Naturally, I would like to enable hyphenation. To the best of my knowledge, AOO is borrowing UTF-8 hyphenation patterns that are used in the TeX world. If this is true, could you please let me know how can I create a

RE: [HELP NEEDED] old Solaris related build issues

2016-04-04 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
> > yes, that's nice. But you shouldn't commit fixes without a possibility > to test if it was good. Would you? ;-) > First I did this in the past. Please see https://asyropoulos.wordpress.com/2014/02/05/compiling-openoffice4/ At that time I was sure the patches would find their way to source

RE: [HELP NEEDED] old Solaris related build issues

2016-04-04 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
> > one problem of integrating patches is that you need to test them if the > trunk builds are still OK or if some adjustments are necessary. However, > AFAIK no developer has a Solaris machine under the desk and therefore > it's not a good idea to commit fixes when you don't know what the >

RE: [HELP NEEDED] old Solaris related build issues

2016-04-03 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
> > We have a number of old Solaris related build issues that > > could use some testing. > > > > https://bz.apache.org/ooo/show_bug.cgi?id=125361 > > https://bz.apache.org/ooo/show_bug.cgi?id=125362 > > https://bz.apache.org/ooo/show_bug.cgi?id=125364 > >

RE: interesting white paper from MS shared on the dev-de list

2015-06-05 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Joerg Schmidt shared an interesting whitepaper from Microsoft White Paper: OpenOffice / LibreOffice Evaluation Criteria on the dev-de list. I found it interesting and thought it can be of interest for others here as well. Juergen

RE: Building OpenOffice on illumos with gcc

2014-08-01 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
We would need Apostolos to agree to contribute under the Apache License 2.0 as well, since this is based on his work. (Or did he already contribute the patches from his blog?) For example, it would be fine if he just sent a note to the mailing list, pointing to the blog posts, and saying

RE: NSS Module

2014-06-25 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Hello, I have found a solution to this and other problems: http://asyropoulos.wordpress.com/2014/02/05/compiling-openoffice4/ Of course the final binaries do nor run but this is something I will resume working on this autumn. A.S. -- Apostolos Syropoulos Xanthi, Greece http://asyropoulos.eu

RE: EXTERNAL: RE: NSS Module

2014-06-25 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
: Απόστολος Συρόπουλος [mailto:asyropoulos...@hotmail.com] Sent: Wednesday, June 25, 2014 12:24 AM To: dev@openoffice.apache.org Subject: EXTERNAL: RE: NSS Module Hello, I have found a solution to this and other problems: http://asyropoulos.wordpress.com/2014/02/05/compiling-openoffice4

RE: OO 4.01 Compiled for Solaris 11 x86 Save As Stuck in a Loop

2014-02-15 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
strange because I can save files which are correct files. In my case the problem is that the system complains that it cannot save while it actually does. Also I can open and save doc files but I cannot open XML-based files. A.S. From: raymond.ste...@lmco.com To: a...@openoffice.apache.org;

OpenOffice icons panels

2014-02-09 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Hello, I have recently built OpenOffice on Solaris. There are still some problems which I try to sort out. One of them is that the panel with the File, Edit, etc menues is empty and there are no icons on panel under this. In fact the whole upper panel is empty. Could you please let me know which

RE: Solaris GCC or Sun Studio?

2014-02-08 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
, with some modifications. Best regards, Apostolos Date: Fri, 7 Feb 2014 13:07:29 +0100 From: awf@gmail.com To: dev@openoffice.apache.org Subject: Re: Solaris GCC or Sun Studio? On 07.02.2014 11:32, Απόστολος Συρόπουλος wrote: Hello, As far it regards Solaris,I have noticed

Solaris GCC or Sun Studio?

2014-02-07 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Hello, As far it regards Solaris,I have noticed that the building scripts of OpenOffice assume that one is building with Sun Studio. This compiler is a bit outdated and of course GCC is available for most platforms. Since LibreOffice has removed support for Sun Studio, I guess it would be a goof

RE: Compilinng the gcc_solaris_intel bridge

2014-02-04 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Hello Herbert, [...] + // preserve potential 128bit stack alignment I'm not sure whether the SPARCv9 ABI spec is relevant for your build environment, but it mentions this 16byte stack alignment in [1] as something new. Maybe the other changes may be relevant too to solve the

RE: instsetoo_native need(s) to be rebuilt...

2014-02-03 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
which configure options did you use? Hello, Here is how I have configured OpenOffice: $ export CONFIG_SHELL=/bin/bash $ export LD_ALTEXEC=/opt/gnu/bin/gld $ PATH=/opt/gnu/ant/bin:/opt/gnu/perl5/5.16.3/bin:$PATH $ export ANT_HOME=/opt/gnu/ant/ $ export JAVA_HOME=/usr/jdk/jdk1.7.0 $

instsetoo_native need(s) to be rebuilt...

2014-02-01 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Hello, I have compiled all OpenOffice modules and now building stops as follows: $ build --all:instsetoo_native build -- version: 275224 = Building module instsetoo_native = Entering /extra/sources/OpenOffice/aoo4/main/instsetoo_native/inc_openoffice/unix Entering

Compilinng the gcc_solaris_intel bridge

2014-01-27 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Hello, After a number of efforts I have finally managed to find the proper patch for file bridges/source/cpp_uno/gcc3_solaris_intel/uno2cpp.cxx and so to build a functional bridge for Solaris. Previously, I could not build the testtools module but now they compile just fine. Here is the patch:

RE: loadComponentFromURL - Solaris 11 OO 3.3

2014-01-17 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
There is one person (Apostols Syropoulos) trying to compile the latest version 4.0, but having trouble. Then there are at least 2. I've tried and so far failed to compile 4.0. [I'm using self built 3.4.1] Hello, What compiler are you using? I used gcc 4.7.2 and now I have switched

RE: libuno_cppu failure

2014-01-06 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Ouch! None of the exception stuff works in your new build. That is a hard nut to crack... I have recompiled the libraries used by uno with debugging info and I have enabled this time -fno-use-cxa-atexit. Now it dumps core and here is what I get with gdb: gdb

testtools compilation fails :-(

2014-01-03 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Hello, In previous messages I reported my efforts to compile OpenOffice on OpenSolaris. Since I thought that certain things were not properly compiled, I recompiled everything and now compilation stops with the message that follows. Note that that I have compled everything with -std=c++11 and

RE: createRegistryServiceFactory: cannot get uno environments!

2013-12-23 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Wonderful. Getting there means that both the dmake and the gbuild systems worked and the UNO bridge on this platform is doing alright. These are all critical steps on new (or occassionally unmaintained) platforms. With a bit of luck you should be able to build the remainder of AOO and have it

RE: createRegistryServiceFactory: cannot get uno environments!

2013-12-21 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
I spooke too soon. After adding COM:=GCC COMNAME:=gcc3 into main/solenv/inc/tg_compv.mk the required library, that is, libgcc3_uno.so, was build and compilation of i18npool finished successfully. A.S. -- Apostols Syropoulos Xanthi, Greece

RE: createRegistryServiceFactory: cannot get uno environments!

2013-12-20 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Google returns nothing about libg++_uno... A library like that should be automatically built as one of the bridges in main/bridge/source/cppu_uno/. In your case the gcc3_solaris_intel bridge might be a good candidate but as the name says it probably builds a libgcc3_uno.so instead of

RE: createRegistryServiceFactory: cannot get uno environments!

2013-12-18 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Anyway, if we're lucky the problem is just a missing library or the failed loading of a library. In that case the patch below might help you to analyze the problem: Indeed the problem is a missing library: :

RE: comphelper/source/misc/locale.cxx error

2013-12-17 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Hello Herbert, Thank you very much for the patch. Currently, I am trying to finish the build i18npool. I have applied the patch but I am getting some strange errors: [ build CXX ] comphelper/source/misc/docpasswordhelper In file included from

comphelper/source/misc/locale.cxx error

2013-12-13 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Hello, While compiling comphelper under Solaris, compilation stopped with the following error message: In file included from /extra/sources/OpenOffice/aoo4/main/comphelper/source/misc/locale.cxx:26:0: /extra/sources/OpenOffice/aoo4/main/solver/410/unxsogi.pro/inc/comphelper/locale.hxx:74:29:

RE: comphelper/source/misc/locale.cxx error

2013-12-13 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
I have solved the problem by adding the line #undef __EXTENSIONS__ in file main/solver/410/unxsogi.pro/inc/comphelper/locale.hxx Whether this is a valid solution or not, I have no idea... Best, A.S. -- Apostols Syropoulos Xanthi, Greece

RE: soltools need(s) to be rebuilt

2013-12-11 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Many of those projects have RTTI or C++ exceptions disabled, so problems with typeinfo visibility may not show up there. I have figured out that I need to use GCC with the Solaris linker to avoid all these problems. BTW, the GCC people suggest people who use their compiler on Solaris to

RE: soltools need(s) to be rebuilt

2013-12-07 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Dear Herbert, I have to admit that I have no clue about libxmlsec's detailed configure requirements, so I'm afraid I can't help here much. But with the knowledge that licrypto comes from openssl, with libxmlsec complaining about the one openssl is providing maybe some changed linker or

RE: soltools need(s) to be rebuilt

2013-12-05 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Hello Herbert, Did it build with these configure options? Except for the minor nit that --with-openssl is set twice, it looks good to me. The option has been set as no and as /usr, but AFAIK the no should win. The problem is that when configuring without the /usr value, the configure

RE: soltools need(s) to be rebuilt

2013-12-04 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Hello, I am still struggling... Now I was trying to build libxmlsec and the configuration parameters did not give the expected result. I had to enter manually the following command ./configure ADDCFLAGS= CPPFLAGS= --with-pic --disable-shared --disable-crypto-dl --with-libxslt=no

RE: soltools need(s) to be rebuilt

2013-12-01 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Hello again, I have downloaded the source code and I have reconfigured etc. What I have observed so far is that there are a number of utilities that consist of C and C++ source files. In all these cases, the build script uses the C compile and so obviously it fails to build the object files. For

RE: soltools need(s) to be rebuilt

2013-12-01 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
After reading the reply by jan I. I decided to try again with GCC. Now, compilation proceeds with no stupid problems as before. BTW, main/soltools/adjustvisibility/adjustvisibility.c does not compile with g++ but it compiles with CC so this is the only thing I had to do manually. However, now

RE: soltools need(s) to be rebuilt

2013-11-29 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
The quoted -features=rvalueref compiler option is probably caused by the ARCH_FLAGS define in main/solenv/inc/unxsoli4.mk I suggest to unquote it. But why did it work for others? Did dmake unquote automatically at one time? I have no idea :-( However, I have managed to go further and now

RE: soltools need(s) to be rebuilt

2013-11-28 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
I dont know how you managed to get that directory. I was manually building inside this folder... the build system never add files or changes in the source directories. When I look in main/soltools/mkdepend on my system (after a complete build): cd mkdepend/ ls collectdircontent.cxx

soltools need(s) to be rebuilt

2013-11-27 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Hello, I have come to the conclusion that OpenOffice cannot be configured (at least easily) to compile with GNU g++ under Solaris. So I have tried Solaris Studio. Now I am getting the following error message: = Building module soltools = Entering

RE: soltools need(s) to be rebuilt

2013-11-27 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
As with any makefile, the whole chain is checked, and when you are in soltools/mkdepend it check the object files against the source, and the exe against the object files. I work on changing the build system, and I often cheat the make system by doing touch obj file, that way its not

Compiling OpenOffice in OpenSolaris

2013-11-24 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
Hello, Since there is no binary package for any version of Solaris x86, I am trying to compile OpenOffice on OpenSolaris in the hope that the resulting binaries will work in later versions. I have downloaded the source code and I did the following: $ export LD_ALTEXEC=/usr/bin/gld $ export

RE: Compiling OpenOffice in OpenSolaris

2013-11-24 Thread Απόστολος Συρόπουλος
normally you need to run autoconf before configure ΟΚ I was just copying/pasting some info from my notes and of course I forgot to mention that I did the autoconf and bootstrap steps. My bad. it cannot find your compiler, maybe because you did not run bootstrap. No I did run bootstrap,