[arch-general] Opening a document with unicode in path

Dan Sommers 2QdxY4RzWzUUiLuE at potatochowder.com
Fri Aug 2 13:12:57 UTC 2019

On 8/2/19 8:59 AM, John Z. wrote:

 > This makes me think the issue is actually with LibreOffice, but the
 > reason I ask here, and not in their forum, is that on another computer
 > running Ubuntu - this works without fail, so I'm fairly certain the
 > issue is in some local configuration.

Good jump on the research.

 > Could anyone shed some light on this, please, or at least point me in
 > some direction where I could look?

I don't have a direct answer, but check the version(s) of LibreOffice,
Dropbox, and possibly some of the other packages you've already
mentioed.  Perhaps your issue is something that's been fixed by a newer
package in Ubuntu and not yet fixed in the corresponding package in Arch
(or something that's been broken by a newer package in Arch and yet
merged into Ubuntu).  Maybe a release note or a patch will jump out at

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