Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-08 Thread Rory O'Farrell
On Wed, 8 Jan 2014 09:11:38 -0500 Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: On Sun, Jan 5, 2014 at 2:32 PM, Rory O'Farrell ofarr...@iol.ie wrote: I've added your suggestion Roband Steve Ahlers to a draft document. I'll wait in case of more input and then we can consider a short questionaire and

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags--commentary

2014-01-05 Thread Rory O'Farrell
On Sun, 05 Jan 2014 12:47:59 +0100 Andrea Pescetti pesce...@apache.org wrote: Hagar Delest wrote: losing the file saved last time is just unacceptable, it's a major data loss (P1 in the bug tracker). This problem should be investigated as seriously as possible. No bashing needed, just

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags--commentary

2014-01-05 Thread Hagar Delest
Le 05/01/2014 12:47, Andrea Pescetti a écrit : A random note if this can help: to study this problem, once I tried to deliberately fill the hard disk until I had a few MBytes free. Then I opened a heavy presentation file, with many images, and edited it normally, adding and removing content.

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-05 Thread Rob Weir
On Sat, Jan 4, 2014 at 3:53 PM, Hagar Delest hagar.del...@laposte.net wrote: Sadly, quite nothing to do, see: https://forum.openoffice.org/en/forum/viewtopic.php?f=6t=17677 where you'll see that I've recorded more than 150 occurrences of this problem. And there were 368 reported UFO sightings

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags--commentary

2014-01-05 Thread Rory O'Farrell
On Sun, 05 Jan 2014 17:07:27 +0100 Josef Latt josef.l...@gmx.net wrote: Am 05.01.2014 15:06, schrieb Hagar Delest: The power shortage is clearly a root cause. Perhaps we need an old disk to test what happens when we pull the plug during a save operation. Whats about the

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags--commentary

2014-01-05 Thread Rima Schulkind
Despite my fear of being considered too dumb to use OO, here's my experience: when a document I was working on (just trying to insert a line by hitting return between two lines) suddenly became all hashtag gibberish - as then did all my stored OO files - I reinstalled OO. And all was well.

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags--commentary

2014-01-05 Thread Rory O'Farrell
On Sun, 5 Jan 2014 16:12:20 + Rory O'Farrell ofarr...@iol.ie wrote: On Sun, 05 Jan 2014 17:07:27 +0100 Josef Latt josef.l...@gmx.net wrote: Am 05.01.2014 15:06, schrieb Hagar Delest: The power shortage is clearly a root cause. Perhaps we need an old disk to test what

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-05 Thread Rory O'Farrell
On Sun, 5 Jan 2014 11:05:25 -0500 Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: On Sat, Jan 4, 2014 at 3:53 PM, Hagar Delest hagar.del...@laposte.net wrote: Sadly, quite nothing to do, see: https://forum.openoffice.org/en/forum/viewtopic.php?f=6t=17677 where you'll see that I've recorded more than

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-05 Thread Hagar Delest
Le 05/01/2014 17:05, Rob Weir a écrit : It would be great to ask for information like this whenever someone reports this kind of problem. 150 reports without this detail are useless. But even 10 reports with this detail might indicate a pattern. 1) What AOO version is in use? 2) What OS

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-05 Thread James
text turned to hashtags On Sun, 5 Jan 2014 11:05:25 -0500 Rob Weir robw...@apache.org wrote: On Sat, Jan 4, 2014 at 3:53 PM, Hagar Delest hagar.del...@laposte.net wrote: Sadly, quite nothing to do, see: https://forum.openoffice.org/en/forum/viewtopic.php?f=6t=17677 where you'll see

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-05 Thread Rob Weir
On Sun, Jan 5, 2014 at 12:35 PM, Hagar Delest hagar.del...@laposte.net wrote: Le 05/01/2014 17:05, Rob Weir a écrit : It would be great to ask for information like this whenever someone reports this kind of problem. 150 reports without this detail are useless. But even 10 reports with this

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-05 Thread Rory O'Farrell
I've clipped the previous messages as this posting doesn't depend on them. Rob suggests the following queries be put to Hashtag/file loss posters. I've added some choices to the file save destinations. Are there other questions that should be asked? Once we reach agreement on the questions I'm

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-05 Thread Rory O'Farrell
I've added your suggestion Roband Steve Ahlers to a draft document. I'll wait in case of more input and then we can consider a short questionaire and revise the wording. -- Rory O'Farrell ofarr...@iol.ie - To unsubscribe,

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-05 Thread Hagar Delest
Top posting. OK, you win. I'm fed up with this kind of discussion, so last post in this discussion. I won't ask your questions because when we ask even a basic one, very often we get no reply (I guess that frustration is for something). After almost 8 years supporting users in forums, I think

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags--commentary

2014-01-05 Thread Keith N. McKenna
: Re: All essay text turned to hashtags Maybe, I'm an anomaly here, but I've never had any of these issues at all. Generally, I work on a MacBook Air with the current up to date OS. I do also create PDFs so that I can work on documents on my iPhone in Pages. Using the iPhone is usefully

All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-04 Thread natalie guttridge
Please help My daughter has written a 2000 word essay. She saved it and then when she opened it again the whole text has turned into hashtags...can anything be done? Regards Natalie Sent from my iPad - To unsubscribe, e-mail:

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-04 Thread Dave Barton
Copy to Natalie - Non-Subscribed Poster Original Message From: John Meyer johnme...@pueblocomputing.com To: users@openoffice.apache.org Date: Sat, 04 Jan 2014 07:33:50 -0700 On 1/4/2014 6:04 AM, natalie guttridge wrote: Please help My daughter has written a 2000 word essay.

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags

2014-01-04 Thread Alan Cliffe
@openoffice.apache.org Sent: Saturday, January 4, 2014 8:04 AM Subject: All essay text turned to hashtags Please help My daughter has written a 2000 word essay. She saved it and then when she opened it again the whole text has turned into hashtags...can anything be done? Regards Natalie Sent from

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags--commentary

2014-01-04 Thread TN Patriot
On Sat, 4 Jan 2014 22:59:31 -0500 Anthony J. Rudgers anthonyrudg...@att.net wrote: Greetings All! The present hashtag problem is is symptomatic of the entire OO software suite. An ordinary user of OO, doing ordinary things w/ a word processor or other office-suite software, suddenly gets

Re: All essay text turned to hashtags--commentary

2014-01-04 Thread Gary Frost
I don't get it either. I've never had any of these problems during years of use. Sent from my iPhone On Jan 4, 2014, at 10:07 PM, TN Patriot irgu...@gmail.com wrote: On Sat, 4 Jan 2014 22:59:31 -0500 Anthony J. Rudgers anthonyrudg...@att.net wrote: Greetings All! The present hashtag