[libreoffice-users] Moving and copying table rows

2011-11-05 Thread Stuart Simon
Dear LibreOffice Community: First of all, thank you so much for opening the gates to improve the open-source office suite to far greater an extent than OpenOffice.org or even Go-OO could ever do. Forgive me if I am posting in the wrong place, but I believe that somebody will be able to finally

Re: [libreoffice-users] Moving and copying table rows

2011-11-05 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) It might be a good idea to post a bug-report against LO http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/BugReport LibreOffice devs probably prioritise LO bugs and seem to be able to work more effectively than in other projects. The Go-OO team are one of the core parts of TDF. Regards from Tom :)

[libreoffice-users] Re: LibreOffice Won't Remember Printer Settings

2011-11-05 Thread 2CV67
Bad2theBone wrote: How about Tools - Options - LibreOffice - General; under Document Status check Printing set document modified status? Thanks very much for that suggestion, but that does not work either. I think the key thing is that when I make a change in File Printer Settings

Re: [libreoffice-users] Importing SVGs

2011-11-05 Thread e-letter
On 03/11/2011, Marcus Moeller marcus.moel...@gmx.ch wrote: Hi all. I am trying to import an SVG file which contains text and forms. The forms are displayed correctly but the text is not shown at all. Are forms images? Anyway confirmed the same behaviour; suggest you submit a bug

[libreoffice-users] Unable to install LibreOffice 3.4.3

2011-11-05 Thread Maurice Helwig
I am unable to install LibreOffice version 3.4.3. Below is the procedure I have taken to install 3.4.3 and the problems I have encounted. 1. Download LibreOffice from www.libreoffice.org/download/ The file is called

Re: [libreoffice-users] function aliases in calc

2011-11-05 Thread Johnny Rosenberg
2011/11/5 Jason Paul Joines ja...@joines.org:    I'm using LibreOffice 3.4.3 on Kubuntu 11.04.  Is there any way to create an alias to an existing function in Calc?  I also use R regularly.  When using Calc I'm continuously mistyping =mean() instead of =average() when trying to enter a formula

Re: [libreoffice-users] Personal settings causing calc to crash

2011-11-05 Thread Scott Castaline
At my age it's called OleTimerz :-) On 11/05/2011 01:40 AM, Tom Davies wrote: Hi :) Errr, asking this list was a good 1st move and is probably what i would do. Hopefully someone might appear that does know exactly what caused it. It's difficult to know how flustered someone is or how

[libreoffice-users] Get origin and unit of a page in Draw in a Basic macro

2011-11-05 Thread Regina Henschel
Hi all, I want to set the center of arc, sector or segment with a dialog. Currently you can set only the center of the shape but not the center of the underlying ellipse in PositionSize. The value input should be possible in the actual coordinate system of the page. Therefore I need the unit

Re: [libreoffice-users] function aliases in calc

2011-11-05 Thread Regina Henschel
Hi Jason, Jason Paul Joines schrieb: I'm using LibreOffice 3.4.3 on Kubuntu 11.04. Is there any way to create an alias to an existing function in Calc? I also use R regularly. When using Calc I'm continuously mistyping =mean() instead of =average() when trying to enter a formula for the mean. I

[libreoffice-users] Fw: [MariaDB Announce] MariaDB in Athens, Greece -- 11-13 Nov 2011

2011-11-05 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) MariaDb is an excellent back-end for Base and we might be able to build up the team that is working on Base by building up some sort of relationship with them. MariaDB is to MySql as LibreOffice is to OpenOffice except that MySql is still owned Oracle so the relationship is not

Re: [libreoffice-users] Fw: [MariaDB Announce] MariaDB in Athens, Greece -- 11-13 Nov 2011

2011-11-05 Thread Ian Whitfield
Hi Tom Interesting news!! I for one would like to try this but I have in the past poked around with linking to another back-end and got nowhere fast!!! Seen as you seem to have done this how about a Step-by-Step tutorial on doing it for us AND then some notes on moving your data to the new

Re: [libreoffice-users] Fw: [MariaDB Announce] MariaDB in Athens, Greece -- 11-13 Nov 2011

2011-11-05 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) I have not done it either but i have seen comments here from people that have used MariaDb and/or MySql. It would be great to get some MariaDb people in here to write-up how to use MariaDb. They might need some help with using Base as a front-end although a lot of them are very

Re: [libreoffice-users] Fw: [MariaDB Announce] MariaDB in Athens, Greece -- 11-13 Nov 2011

2011-11-05 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) The documentation team do have a person or 2 trying to work on Base documentation but it's slow going and tough work. Base is quite quirky with apparently some problems being different in different releases. Even though there have not been many commits to the code base there do seem to

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Best Business Performances LibreOffice

2011-11-05 Thread Cor Nouws
NoOp wrote (05-11-11 03:27) Perhaps this will be of some help: http://lodahl.blogspot.com/2011/02/silent-installation-of-libreoffice-on.html and Leif Lodahl can assist. Indeed, very good info and author! With this info as starter, when necessary you'll find more info on the web. My _guess_

[libreoffice-users] Re: Best Business Performances LibreOffice

2011-11-05 Thread Tom
Hi :) I thought both of NoOp's links were good so i added Leif Lodahl's one to the page https://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Documentation/Publications#Corporate_Users NoOp wrote: Those parameters seem to be popular: https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/LibreOffice#Speed_up_LibreOffice

Re: [libreoffice-users] Headers in calc

2011-11-05 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) It's good to have a different answer or to stop people taking a wrong direction. Headers look very different in Calc from the way Writer or Draw handles them. I can't see a way of gettign an image into their headers :( Apols and regards from Tom :) --- On Sat, 5/11/11, jorge

Re: [libreoffice-users] MS font exploit

2011-11-05 Thread Bob Williams
On 04/11/11 22:54, Tom Davies wrote: Hi :( Bad news from MS again. http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/advisory/2639658 http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2639658 http://www.symantec.com/connect/w32-duqu_status-updates_installer-zero-day-exploit I'm not sure what they mean by

[libreoffice-users] Re: Moving and copying table rows

2011-11-05 Thread stuartsimon
I know. One of my original points was that I was trying to get developers to read and make changes to bug # https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=35570 35570 , which describes a situation that has existed for the history of LibreOffice and OpenOffice.org. I should have been more succinct,

RE: [libreoffice-users] MS font exploit

2011-11-05 Thread Dennis E. Hamilton
There are two microsoft.com pages that relate to this situation. The problem is that the exploit happens against the kernel (in GDI, etc.) so there is not much to do about it in any applications. The knowledge-base KB article is the most helpful in terms of mitigation. Any application that

[libreoffice-users] Re: MS font exploit

2011-11-05 Thread Tom
Hi :) That seems to list all the supported versions/distros of Windows but doesn't included unsupported ones such as Win98. Does that mean Win98 is safe or just that they don't bother to look to see if it's vulnerable? Tbh my interest suddenly dropped away when i found that LO is safe even if

[libreoffice-users] Spreadsheet Request

2011-11-05 Thread Nicolás Adamo
Hi all! I just filled a request: https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=42629 And posted here because I know most of us don't watch the bug tracker very often :) Thanks -- For unsubscribe instructions e-mail to: users+h...@global.libreoffice.org Problems?

Re: [libreoffice-users] Headers in calc

2011-11-05 Thread elcico2001 एल्चिको
Il 05/11/2011 03:05, jorge ha scritto: Hi I'm sorry but I think it is wrong because Background is different to Hedears. If you use background image what everthing that you put in a cell appear in the image. I understood that he needs to put as header (out of the rest of the sheet- on the top

Re: [libreoffice-users] Moving and copying table rows

2011-11-05 Thread Cor Nouws
Hi Stuart, Stuart Simon wrote (05-11-11 08:45) First of all, thank you so much for opening the gates to improve the open-source office suite to far greater an extent than OpenOffice.org or even Go-OO could ever do. Forgive me if I am posting in the wrong place, I think it is perfectly right

[libreoffice-users] Re: Moving and copying table rows

2011-11-05 Thread stuartsimon
On Sat, Nov 5, 2011 at 3:25 PM, Cor Nouws [via Document Foundation Mail Archive] ml-node+s969070n3483200...@n3.nabble.com wrote: Hi Stuart, Stuart Simon wrote (05-11-11 08:45) I don't write this to discourage you. It is more about expectations and reality. Of course it is well possible to

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Moving and copying table rows

2011-11-05 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) There might be some guides here https://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Documentation/Publications#Programmers There is an excellent one about macros by Andrew Pitonyak but i think i have lost track of where it is. Regards from Tom :) --- On Sat, 5/11/11, stuartsimon stuart...@gmail.com

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: MS font exploit

2011-11-05 Thread Dotan Cohen
On Sat, Nov 5, 2011 at 20:19, Tom tomdavie...@yahoo.co.uk wrote: Hi :) That seems to list all the supported versions/distros of Windows but doesn't included unsupported ones such as Win98.  Does that mean Win98 is safe or just that they don't bother to look to see if it's vulnerable? Windows

Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: MS font exploit

2011-11-05 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) I don't have any Win98 machines to worry about luckily but i know a couple of people that keep installing it for their clients. I tend to find lighter-weight GnuLinux distros are more up-to-date with drivers and stuff. Wine makes it possible to run most apps designed for Windows

Re: [libreoffice-users] Spreadsheet Request

2011-11-05 Thread Cor Nouws
Hi Nicolás, Nicolás Adamo wrote (05-11-11 19:44) Hi all! I just filled a request: https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=42629 Looks as you have been at T-Dose today? Thanks for the report :-) -- - Cor - http://nl.libreoffice.org -- For unsubscribe instructions e-mail to:

Re: [libreoffice-users] Unable to install LibreOffice 3.4.3

2011-11-05 Thread Tom Davies
Hi :) http://www.sevenforums.com/drivers/60028-windows-installer-error-1719-a.html I am never completely confident about Windows forums but there seem to be quite a few positive responses to the early answers given in that one. My gut feeling was to update the OS from the microsoft.com website

Re: [libreoffice-users] Spreadsheet Request

2011-11-05 Thread Nicolás Adamo
2011/11/5 Cor Nouws oo...@nouenoff.nl: Hi Nicolás, Nicolás Adamo wrote (05-11-11 19:44) Hi all! I just filled a request: https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=42629 Looks as you have been at T-Dose today? Thanks for the report :-) Man, I feel honoured to hear that I'm from

Re: [libreoffice-users] Spreadsheet Request

2011-11-05 Thread Cor Nouws
Nicolás Adamo wrote (06-11-11 00:26) 2011/11/5 Cor Nouwsoo...@nouenoff.nl: Nicolás Adamo wrote (05-11-11 19:44) https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=42629 Looks as if you have been at T-Dose today? Thanks for the report :-) Man, I feel honoured to hear that You're welcome.

[libreoffice-users] Re: Upgrading

2011-11-05 Thread NoOp
On 11/02/2011 05:07 AM, soumalya ray wrote: @ahalin,yes it could be done.have a look at this link-- http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Installing_in_parallel regards, While it's a good idea to do a full parallel install, it's not necessary in this case. The OP has LO 3.3 from his package

[libreoffice-users] name-define-edit causes crash in LO Calc v3.4.3

2011-11-05 Thread David S. Crampton
Context: in Calc of LO v3.4.3 on Windows XP Pro. I I record my checkbook into Calc. Four columns are, Check #, Debit$, Credit$, Balance. Each month adds about 40 rows (checks and other transactions) to the columns. At the end of each month some of the transactions have not yet cleared

[libreoffice-users] Re: LO Conflicts with OOo

2011-11-05 Thread NoOp
On 11/03/2011 10:00 AM, Harold Fuchs wrote: NoOp gl...@sbcglobal.net wrote in message ... Harold, check your attributes. I didn't with *any* of what you just quoted. No, you didn't. That was a mistake. Apologies. ... No worries Harold... I was having a bad 'no hair' day. All the best. Gary

Re: [libreoffice-users] testing out 2 new large word list English dictionaries.

2011-11-05 Thread webmaster for Kracked Press Productions
I have been offline, think near hospital stay illness, since just after I posted this list. So I have gotten back to answering the replies. Thanks for Tom to give the help/hint on installing the file to Windows. The .zip issue was due to the Extension Center for LO and a Mime-type error

Re: [libreoffice-users] testing out 2 new large word list English dictionaries.

2011-11-05 Thread Winston C. Yang
webmaster: Possibly a convenient language for comparing the word lists would be Python. --- Python has a data structure dict (dictionary, hashtable, associative array). --- Python has a data structure set. If you wish, I can email you short, working, example code. Winston On 11/05/2011