Bug 34695 - Contribute concrete hints concerning problems with document instead of "General Error"
Summary: Contribute concrete hints concerning problems with document instead of "Gener...
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: UI (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
3.3.1 release
Hardware: All All
: medium enhancement
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Blocks: Error-Messages
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Reported: 2011-02-24 22:19 UTC by Rainer Bielefeld Retired
Modified: 2017-05-20 19:48 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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2011-02-24 22:19 UTC, Rainer Bielefeld Retired

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Description Rainer Bielefeld Retired 2011-02-24 22:19:13 UTC
Created attachment 43779 [details]
See original report!

I found this with "LibreOffice 3.3.1  – WIN7  Home Premium  (64bit) German UI [OOO330m19 (build 8 / tag]" during my investigations for 
Bug 34693 - FILESAVE: Particular .doc destroyed after saved as RTF file

OOo 1.1.4 gives an useful Error message helping to find the reasons for the problem
Comment 1 Don't use this account, use tml@iki.fi 2011-03-08 00:45:53 UTC
Yes, we know very well that in many occasions LibreOffice (or recent OpenOffice.org versions) gives extremely unhelpful error messages, like "General Error". It is extremely annoying.
Comment 2 Björn Michaelsen 2011-12-23 11:45:27 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 3 Florian Reisinger 2012-08-14 13:58:51 UTC
Dear bug submitter!

Due to the fact, that there are a lot of NEEDINFO bugs with no answer within the last six months, we close all of these bugs.

To keep this message short, more infos are available @ https://wiki.documentfoundation.org/QA/NeedinfoClosure#Statement

Thanks for understanding and hopefully updating your bug, so that everything is prepared for developers to fix your problem.


Comment 4 Florian Reisinger 2012-08-14 14:00:05 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 5 Florian Reisinger 2012-08-14 14:04:44 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 6 Florian Reisinger 2012-08-14 14:06:51 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 7 sasha.libreoffice 2012-08-24 09:46:03 UTC
reproduced in 3.6.0 on Fedora 64 bit
Comment 8 Robert Roth 2013-01-27 22:54:36 UTC
*** Bug 40821 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***