[Users] libreoffice --writer '%U' doesn't open Libreoffice

Paul claws at thewildbeast.co.uk
Wed Jan 22 12:20:55 CET 2014

On Wed, 22 Jan 2014 11:14:39 +0000
Cliff Laine <clifflaine at europe.com> wrote: 

> Thanks Paul -- that's helpful. The relevant output is 
> executing: soffice -no-oosplash --writer
> '/home/user/.claws-mail/mimetmp/00000001.name.doc'
> Unknown option -no-oosplash
> Do you know how I get rid of the -no-oosplash bit? In External
> Programs the command is libreoffice --writer '%s' and the command
> to open Libreoffice from the applications menu is the same.
> I realise this is not, as you say, a Claws issue but just in case
> you did know... :)

I'm not sure that that option is the problem, but that command
probably sends you jumping through a few symlink hoops.

Maybe simply `lowriter '%s'` will work better?

with regards


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