Cannot open MS Word file with libreoffice-3.3.0_3

Baptiste Daroussin bapt at
Tue Feb 8 17:25:23 UTC 2011

2011/2/8 Baptiste Daroussin <bapt at>:
> 2011/2/8 Jan Henrik Sylvester <me at>:
>> I just did a portupgrade to libreoffice-3.3.0_3 (amd64) -- with a package
>> created on another machine that I did the portupgrade on before and that
>> also had libreoffice-3.3.0_1 installed during make.
>> In contrast to portrevisions 0 and 1, I cannot open MS Word files anymore. I
>> get a window with this message:
>> General Error.
>> General input/output error.
>> In the terminal, I get the message "javaPathHelper: not found", but I do get
>> the same opening OpenDocument files, which happen to work fine, and I got
>> the same message with the earlier portrevisions that worked.
>> I know that there are mainly pkg-plist changes since the initial
>> portrevision, but the behavior is still different. I also build the the
>> earlier portrevisions on the other machine and transferred via package. As
>> far as I remember, for portrevision 1 there was also the previous version
>> installed during make.
>> Cheers,
>> Jan Henrik
> As I can cleanly open MS word files, I was reported other users also
> can do such. without more informations I can't do anything.
> The javaPathHelper is "normal" do not care about it :)
> regards,
> Bapt

Ok I replied to fast and reproduced the problem, I maybe have a fix.

hope there should be a new version with fix in the next couple of days.


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