[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-07-12 Thread Tim Passingham
I'd really like to test this (on 20.04), but there is no sign of it yet, even as a developer option pre-release. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1879968 Title: copy/paste still

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-07-05 Thread Adam Dingle
On the upstream report for this bug in GNOME Mutter (https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/mutter/issues/1268), Robert Mader just wrote > We landed a fix for this specific issue in 3.36.4 which is going to get released over the next few days. Please report back if you still see the bug after your

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-07-05 Thread Tim Passingham
Adam - thanks for the clarification. I'm afraid for some of us ordinary users the subtleties of 'fix released' but not released in ubuntu to the outside world evaded me. Sorry. I sincerely hope the fix works! -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-07-04 Thread Adam Dingle
As some of you have noticed, the status for "Mutter" at the top of this page changed to "Fix Released". That's because a change was just committed to the Mutter GNOME project that apparently fixes the underlying bug:

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-07-04 Thread Tim Passingham
It is not fixed in mutter 3.36.3 using libreoffice. I have checked and o have 3.36.3 installed (and rebooted) and tested again. It failed first time. It seems to me that there is something very odd going on here. How was the fix tested? This is second time it has been 'fixed' but users have

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-07-03 Thread erio
It still fails in mutter 3.36.3 too. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1879968 Title: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2 To manage notifications about

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-07-03 Thread Bug Watch Updater
** Changed in: mutter Status: New => Fix Released -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1879968 Title: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2 To manage

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-07-01 Thread Siegfried
I'm also affected by this bug and I think this is a pretty severe bug. I can't understand the 'medium' flag. Two things I noticed that hopefully help to identify the problem: A) Every other copy fails for me. After starting the program, the first copy always works. The second copy fails and so

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-06-29 Thread Adrian Jones
This bug is still happening .. it really does render this whole package unworkable .. its equivalent to the computer not working at all. At least that way you know your data isn't being corrupted. I'm appalled at the cavalier attitude this bug is being treated...other end itus ... I

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-06-29 Thread erio
This bug is still happening for me when using GNOME, so far the only way to fix this bug is to use Cinnamon or KDE. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1879968 Title: copy/paste still

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-06-29 Thread Ron Houk
I agree with the sentiment of others in recent posts. I reported the bug upstream as well and there doesn't seem to be any interest there either. I use Linux and home and at work and I need the clipboard to be working properly. I work at a public library and have been planning on teaching intro to

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-06-28 Thread Tim Passingham
Marcello - yes indeed. For me it is worst with spreadsheets, where I copy a lot of data regularly. For instance when keeping a record of regular measurements, I copy the previous item's formulae each time. I only started to realise that a lot of my sheets were corrupted in early April. With

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-06-28 Thread Marcello Nuccio
It's not always easy to check that the pasted text it's the correct one, then this is a data corruption bug. That is why I think this is a critical bug. Worse, the most affected users of this bug (non-technical ones) are very unlikely to ever report it. For example, I am a programmer and I only

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-06-25 Thread Manfred Steiner
I absolutly agree. This bug is a No-Go for the newest official long term support version. It should have priority high, and someone should be assigned to it! -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu.

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-06-25 Thread wowo
@Tim Passingham: +1 Me too cannot understand that this annoying bug is classified as "Medium". It should be "High" because getting wrong data in LibreOffice Applications. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu.

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-06-25 Thread Tim Passingham
I am still really struggling to understand why this is not a major issue amongst ubuntu users. If I use the default interface I get driven crazy several times a day with mainly libreoffice various applications, copying and pasting and getting the wrong data. Can it be that there are either very

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-06-10 Thread Luca
Marcello, your workaround does indeed work because Xu and Lu flavours use a window manager other than Mutter in Gnome. I myself had to revert back to Unity. -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu.

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-06-08 Thread Tim Passingham
Marcello. I switched to Wayland. For a while now I have noticed Libreoffice, wine applications, and some others being irritatingly slow, and wondered why. It's Wayland! Switching back to the normal ubuntu desktop has bought speed back, but brought the bug back with it. I can't help wondering

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-06-08 Thread Marcello Nuccio
How can I help to fix this bug? I can easely reproduce it easely on three differnt computers (one new install, and two upgraded from 19.10). The only workaround that I have found is to install xubuntu-desktop or lubuntu-desktop. I cannot use "Ubuntu Wayland" because libreoffice becomes sluggish

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-06-02 Thread Bug Watch Updater
** Changed in: mutter Status: Unknown => New -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1879968 Title: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2 To manage

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-05-28 Thread Luca
I am on Ubuntu FF 20.04 using office 2010 via wine-stable 5.0, my system is fully updated. The issue still persists when I am copying and pasting any text within word 2010, with an interesting twist. Copying and pasting works most of the times, but when I copy a portion of text within Word 2010

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-05-25 Thread Grzegorz Sadowski
I wanted to let you know that I am experiencing very similar behaviour on Kubuntu 20.04 after updating from 18.04 to 20.04, and I have my doubts that it's related to Mutter. For now I can confirm that I have an issue on KDE Plasma - to be able to paste (middle mouse click, Ctrl+C/V or

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-05-25 Thread Tim Passingham
Daniel, sorry, but as far as I am concerned this is an ubuntu bug. That ubuntu uses, as a fundamental component (not just an add-on), something else is surely an ubuntu problem? If my car breaks down I don't search for the supplier of a component, I go to the car maker. I do not know if other

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-05-25 Thread Daniel van Vugt
Ideally please discuss it with the developers at: https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/mutter/-/issues/1268 Not here. ** Bug watch added: gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/mutter/-/issues #1268 https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/mutter/-/issues/1268 -- You received this bug notification because you are a

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-05-25 Thread Tim Passingham
Can this get escalated in any way? Surely such a basic operation as cut/copy and paste should be totally reliable, as it has been on all the systems I have used since 1970. A fundamental inability to do what a user requests is critical, in my view. I think I will have to ask people in the IT

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-05-23 Thread Tim Passingham
I now realise a couple of my Calc spreadsheets have been corrupted because of faulty copy and paste. The context menu is definitely the worst offender, but now any regular copy and paste (eg weekly or monthly readings of various things) have to be double-checked. For me, this is a Major bug. To

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-05-22 Thread junmeguro
Bug reproducing on Ubuntu20.4 Gnome3.36.2 LibreOfice 7.0.0.0.alpha1 This behavior includes not only copy failures, but also the addition of non-existent whitespace. https://youtu.be/KdsbAB0n1GU -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-05-21 Thread Daniel van Vugt
** Also affects: mutter via https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/mutter/issues/1268 Importance: Unknown Status: Unknown ** Changed in: mutter (Ubuntu) Importance: Undecided => Medium -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-05-21 Thread Adam Dingle
OK - reported upstream at https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/mutter/issues/1268 ** Bug watch added: gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/mutter/issues #1268 https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/mutter/issues/1268 -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-05-21 Thread Daniel van Vugt
Please report the bug upstream and mention that you are using mutter 3.36.2: https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/mutter/issues -- You received this bug notification because you are a member of Ubuntu Bugs, which is subscribed to Ubuntu. https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/1879968 Title:

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-05-21 Thread Adam Dingle
By the way this bug, like the previous copy/paste issues, is specific to X11. I just logged into Ubuntu 20.04 in a Wayland session and could not reproduce this bug there, either using Ctrl-C/Ctrl-V or the Copy/Paste context menu items. -- You received this bug notification because you are a

[Bug 1879968] Re: copy/paste still sometimes fails in LibreOffice on mutter 3.36.2

2020-05-21 Thread Adam Dingle
Davide, that's a very interesting discovery that every other copy/paste fails when you use the menu caommands. I see that on my machine too. Hopefully that will make it easier to debug the problem, since it is a much more direct way to reproduce the problematic behavior. (On the other hand,