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

Ionut Biru ibiru at archlinux.org
Thu Sep 1 14:56:33 EDT 2011

On 09/01/2011 06:47 PM, David C. Rankin wrote:
> 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:
> https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=657949

thanks mate, I appreciate it. bug fixed upstream and committed in our 
gtk2 2.24.6-2 package

NOTE for future bugs:
only if you report upstream bugs are fixed so quickly, literally couples 
of minutes.


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