Created attachment 100928 [details]
A zip'd file with a spreadsheet and the PDF I refer to.
Hyperlink in libreoffice calc to a local PDF file using a relative path fails with this response in the invoking terminal window:
gvfs-open: file:kitty.pdf: error opening location: Operation not supported
The hyperlink is
Steps to reproduce:
1. Create a PDF file with name kitty.pdf
2. Open libreoffice calc
3. Create a hyperlink as above to this file in the same directory
4. Click (or ctl-click as required)
5. Note response
"error opening location: Operation not supported"
Opening a PDF for viewing.
Using a full path is not useful as I am sending this document and hyperlinked files to another person using a different computer system.
There should be if there is not a security setting permitting this behavior.
Operating System: Ubuntu
Version: 220.127.116.11 release
Works for me on LO 18.104.22.168 Build ID: 420m0(Build:2) in Ubuntu 14.04 LTS. Step 4 will open the pdf in Firefox for me.
gvfs-open is the default command of gnome/kde to open files. The error probably happened outside Libreoffice. Is your file on a network mount? Is there a pdf handler registered?
What happens if you run "gvfs-open kitten.pdf" in your terminal?
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