[kde-solaris] Followup: StarOffice 8: no context menus

Roman Maeder maeder at mathconsult.ch
Sun Nov 27 19:52:52 CET 2005

one more data point regarding my problem with StarOffice 8

> > > I am (still) running Stefan Teleman's 3.3.1 distribution on Solaris 8,
> > > and recently installed the trial version of StarOffice 8. It works fine,
> > > except for one thing: there are no pop-up menus. If I right-click
> > > anywhwere, I see a most likely rectangular area around the cursor
> > > flashing briefly, but no menu appears. This worked fine with StarOffice 7.
> > > Could this be a KDE-specific problem? Any ideas?
> > Does it work correctly when you use CDE ? i'm just trying to determine if the 
> > problem is with kwin. i'm still using SO 7, haven't installed 8 yet ...
> I never set up CDE, but I just tried it with the OpenWindows environment I
> used before I switched to KDE and the pop-up menus do appear correctly
> under OpenWindows.

I just installed Blastwave KDE 3.4.1 (stable), and the are no pop-up menus
either. Is anyone using StarOffice 8 in an environment under Solaris 8
where these pop-ups are visible?

Roman Maeder

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