OpenOffice 2.0 beta 2 installs ok but locks up in File Open dialog with wine-20050830 + 2 patches

Mike McCormack mike at
Tue Sep 13 01:56:29 CDT 2005

Dan Kegel wrote:

> installs properly, and the app even appears to come up normally!
> However, when you use the File Open dialog box,
> it seems to lock up.  Here's a session log:

It seems to be an ole32 problem.  Installing dcom95 makes it work fine 
for me.  Maybe Rob or somebody more knowledgable about ole can help out...

> I'm doing a talk on Open Source this Thursday night.  Mike's
> amazing turnaround time on the two MSI patches will be
> a nice story to tell during the talk.
> Is there any hope of continuing the run of good luck,
> and actually getting Wine to run OOo2.0 by Thursday?
> I dare not hope...

Well, if you cheat and use dcom95 then you'll have a good demo :)


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