[arch-general] New GTK update make LibreOffice 'save' document type unreadable

David C. Rankin drankinatty at suddenlinkmail.com
Thu Sep 1 11:47:57 EDT 2011

On 08/31/2011 12:00 PM, Ionut Biru wrote:
> On 08/31/2011 07:34 PM, Richard Schütz wrote:
>> Am 31.08.2011 18:06, schrieb David C. Rankin:
>>> Guys,
>>> I think the GTK update made the LibreOffice 'save' dialog 'document
>>> type' list box unreadable. Where you used to be able to read: "All
>>> Formats" "Open Document Text .odt" "Word 97 .doc", etc..., now the
>>> entire list is squished down into a 1/2 of screen space and is
>>> unreadable.
>> I can reproduce this here, too.
>>> The only update that looks relevant is: gtk2 (2.24.5-3 -> 2.24.6-1). Is
>>> anyone else seeing this? If so, any idea whether this is a GTK2 bug or a
>>> Libre bug? I'm just trying to figure out where this bug goes....
>> Downgrading the gtk2 package brings back the old behaviour. I don't
>> believe it's a LibreOffice related bug, because the issue is present in
>> other GTK applications (e.g. GIMP), too.
>> I think you should report this upstream.
> paste the link as well.

Bug filed upsteam:


David C. Rankin, J.D.,P.E.

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