Debian Bug report logs - #572043
abiword: libgoffice-0-8: New so version breaks Abiword

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Package: abiword; Maintainer for abiword is Dmitry Smirnov <>; Source for abiword is src:abiword.

Reported by: Simon Pepping <>

Date: Mon, 1 Mar 2010 09:00:01 UTC

Severity: grave

Tags: confirmed

Merged with 573964

Found in versions abiword/2.8.1-2, abiword/2.8.2-1

Fixed in version abiword/2.8.2-2

Done: Patrik Fimml <>

Bug is archived. No further changes may be made.

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Bug#572043; Package abiword. (Mon, 01 Mar 2010 09:00:04 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Simon Pepping <>:
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From: Simon Pepping <>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <>
Subject: abiword: libgoffice-0-8: New so version breaks Abiword
Date: Mon, 01 Mar 2010 09:57:44 +0100
Package: abiword
Version: 2.8.1-2
Severity: serious

This is the same problem as reported in bug #570010, but now for
Abiword. The same workaround works here:

ln -s


-- System Information:
Debian Release: squeeze/sid
  APT prefers testing
  APT policy: (990, 'testing')
Architecture: i386 (i686)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.32-trunk-686 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_GB.ISO-8859-15, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.ISO-8859-15 (charmap=ISO-8859-15)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages abiword depends on:
ii  abiword-commo 2.8.1-2                    efficient, featureful word process
ii  gsfonts       1:8.11+urwcyr1.0.7~pre44-4 Fonts for the Ghostscript interpre
ii  libabiword-2. 2.8.1-2                    efficient, featureful word process
ii  libaiksaurusg 1.2.1+dev-0.12-6           graphical interface to the Aiksaur
ii  libc6         2.10.2-2                   GNU C Library: Shared libraries
ii  libcairo2     1.8.8-2                    The Cairo 2D vector graphics libra
ii  libdbus-1-3   1.2.20-2                   simple interprocess messaging syst
ii  libdbus-glib- 0.84-1                     simple interprocess messaging syst
ii  libgcc1       1:4.4.2-9                  GCC support library
ii  libgcrypt11   1.4.5-2                    LGPL Crypto library - runtime libr
ii  libglib2.0-0  2.22.4-1                   The GLib library of C routines
ii  libgnutls26   2.8.5-2                    the GNU TLS library - runtime libr
ii  libgoffice-0- 0.8.0-1                    Document centric objects library -
ii  libgsf-1-114  1.14.17-1                  Structured File Library - runtime 
ii  libgtk2.0-0   2.18.6-1                   The GTK+ graphical user interface 
ii  libjpeg62     6b-16.1                    The Independent JPEG Group's JPEG 
ii  libloudmouth1 1.4.3-5                    Lightweight C Jabber library
ii  libots0       0.5.0-2                    Open Text Summarizer (library)
ii  libpng12-0    1.2.42-2                   PNG library - runtime
ii  libpsiconv6   0.9.8-4.1                  a library for handling Psion files
ii  libreadline6  6.1-1                      GNU readline and history libraries
ii  libsoup2.4-1  2.29.90-1                  an HTTP library implementation in 
ii  libstdc++6    4.4.2-9                    The GNU Standard C++ Library v3
ii  libwmf0.2-7                Windows metafile conversion librar
ii  libwpd8c2a    0.8.14-1                   Library for handling WordPerfect d
ii  libwpg-0.1-1  0.1.3-1                    WordPerfect graphics import/conver
ii  libwps-0.1-1  0.1.2-1                    Works text file format import filt
ii  libxml2       2.7.6.dfsg-2+b1            GNOME XML library
ii  libxslt1.1    1.1.26-1+b1                XSLT processing library - runtime 

Versions of packages abiword recommends:
pn  abiword-docs           <none>            (no description available)
pn  abiword-plugin-grammar <none>            (no description available)
pn  abiword-plugin-mathvie <none>            (no description available)
ii  aspell-en [aspell-dict 6.0-0-5.1         English dictionary for GNU Aspell
ii  poppler-utils          0.12.2-2          PDF utilitites (based on libpopple
ii  ttf-liberation Fonts with the same metrics as Tim

abiword suggests no packages.

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Added tag(s) confirmed. Request was from Patrik Fimml <> to (Mon, 01 Mar 2010 18:51:08 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Bug Marked as found in versions abiword/2.8.2-1. Request was from Patrik Fimml <> to (Mon, 01 Mar 2010 18:51:08 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Added blocking bug(s) of 572043: 572124 Request was from Patrik Fimml <> to (Mon, 01 Mar 2010 18:51:09 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Reply sent to Patrik Fimml <>:
You have taken responsibility. (Sun, 14 Mar 2010 11:03:11 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Notification sent to Simon Pepping <>:
Bug acknowledged by developer. (Sun, 14 Mar 2010 11:03:11 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #16 received at (full text, mbox):

From: Patrik Fimml <>
Subject: Bug#572043: fixed in abiword 2.8.2-2
Date: Sun, 14 Mar 2010 11:02:30 +0000
Source: abiword
Source-Version: 2.8.2-2

We believe that the bug you reported is fixed in the latest version of
abiword, which is due to be installed in the Debian FTP archive:

  to main/a/abiword/abiword-common_2.8.2-2_all.deb
  to main/a/abiword/abiword-plugin-grammar_2.8.2-2_amd64.deb
  to main/a/abiword/abiword-plugin-mathview_2.8.2-2_amd64.deb
  to main/a/abiword/abiword_2.8.2-2.diff.gz
  to main/a/abiword/abiword_2.8.2-2.dsc
  to main/a/abiword/abiword_2.8.2-2_amd64.deb
  to main/a/abiword/libabiword-2.8-dev_2.8.2-2_amd64.deb
  to main/a/abiword/libabiword-2.8_2.8.2-2_amd64.deb

A summary of the changes between this version and the previous one is

Thank you for reporting the bug, which will now be closed.  If you
have further comments please address them to,
and the maintainer will reopen the bug report if appropriate.

Debian distribution maintenance software
Patrik Fimml <> (supplier of updated abiword package)

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Format: 1.8
Date: Sat, 13 Mar 2010 13:31:40 +0100
Source: abiword
Binary: abiword-common abiword abiword-plugin-grammar abiword-plugin-mathview libabiword-2.8 libabiword-2.8-dev
Architecture: source all amd64
Version: 2.8.2-2
Distribution: unstable
Urgency: low
Maintainer: Patrik Fimml <>
Changed-By: Patrik Fimml <>
 abiword    - efficient, featureful word processor with collaboration
 abiword-common - efficient, featureful word processor with collaboration -- common
 abiword-plugin-grammar - grammar checking plugin for AbiWord
 abiword-plugin-mathview - equation editor plugin for AbiWord
 libabiword-2.8 - efficient, featureful word processor with collaboration -- shared
 libabiword-2.8-dev - efficient, featureful word processor with collaboration -- develo
Closes: 572043 573653
 abiword (2.8.2-2) unstable; urgency=low
   * Move from libgoffice-0-8-dev to libgoffice-0.8-dev (see #570351,
     closes: #573653, #572043)
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Severity set to 'grave' from 'serious' Request was from Patrik Fimml <> to (Mon, 15 Mar 2010 13:00:08 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Forcibly Merged 572043 573964. Request was from Patrik Fimml <> to (Mon, 15 Mar 2010 13:00:09 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Bug archived. Request was from Debbugs Internal Request <> to (Tue, 20 Apr 2010 07:34:38 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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