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Bug 125502 - Changing database through "exchange database" creates *.odb-files for unusable fileformats
Summary: Changing database through "exchange database" creates *.odb-files for unusabl...
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Inherited From OOo
Hardware: All All
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Reported: 2019-05-26 13:47 UTC by Robert Großkopf
Modified: 2019-05-27 13:44 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Robert Großkopf 2019-05-26 13:47:49 UTC
Open a new Writer document.
Go to Edit > Exchange Database.
Click "Browse" in the dialogue.
You could open every file of your documents-folder.

Now try a *.pdf-file.
The *.odb-file for this *.pdf-file will be created by the wizard in the documents-folder.
Close the wizard.
Open the created *.odb-file in the documents-folder. 
Try to open the table-pane of the *.odb-file. 
Won't work because there is no connection available. Seems the default for no available connection ist to set JDBC to this ...

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Reproducible: Always

User Profile Reset: No

Additional Info:
Tried all this with OpenSUSE 15, 64bit rpm Linux, LO
Comment 1 Xisco Faulí 2019-05-27 13:39:35 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 2 Xisco Faulí 2019-05-27 13:42:20 UTC
My previous comment was wrong.
I can reproduce it in

Build ID: 53325b40b557cc84d8d21c1baa0ef8d3bfc00ab8
CPU threads: 4; OS: Linux 4.15; UI render: default; VCL: gtk3; 
Locale: ca-ES (ca_ES.UTF-8); UI-Language: en-US
Calc: threaded

The new database is in 'My Documents'
Comment 3 Xisco Faulí 2019-05-27 13:43:28 UTC
Also reproduced in

Id. de compilación: aecc05fe267cc68dde00352a451aa867b3b546ac
Subprocs. CPU: 1; SO: Windows 6.1; Repres. IU: predet.; VCL: win; 
Configuración regional: es-ES (es_ES); Idioma de IU: es-ES
Calc: threaded
Comment 4 Xisco Faulí 2019-05-27 13:44:13 UTC
Also reproduced in

LibreOffice 3.3.0 
OOO330m19 (Build:6)
tag libreoffice-