Bug 48188 - Installation of LOdev 3.6 erases registrymodifictations.xcu
Summary: Installation of LOdev 3.6 erases registrymodifictations.xcu
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Installation (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Master old -3.6
Hardware: x86 (IA32) Windows (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
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Reported: 2012-04-02 04:34 UTC by Regina Henschel
Modified: 2013-05-30 06:11 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Description Regina Henschel 2012-04-02 04:34:22 UTC
LOdev 3.6 uses the same "user"-folder than LOdev 3.5. But when LOdev 3.6 is installed, the existing file registrymodifications.xcu is deleted and replaced with a new, nearly empty file.

I see this on German WinXP.
Comment 1 Florian Reisinger 2012-10-01 10:46:35 UTC
Could you please retest that...
Comment 2 Stephan Bergmann 2012-10-01 11:31:47 UTC
Cannot reproduce: starting from a non-existing %APPDATA%\LibreOffice, installed LibO_3.5.6_Win_x86_install_multi.msi, started soffice, set "Tools - Options... - LibreOffice - User Data - Address - Company" to "foo", quit soffice, installed LibO_3.6.2.1_Win_x86_install_multi.msi, started soffice, checked that "foo" setting is still there, quit soffice, checked that "foo" setting is still in %APPDATA%\LibreOffice\3\user\registrymodifications.xcu.
Comment 3 QA Administrators 2013-05-29 23:04:46 UTC
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Comment 4 Florian Reisinger 2013-05-30 06:11:58 UTC
See comment #2