Bear with me, because this is odd, and ONLY happens in LibreOffice; no other
application on my system is affected.
After performing system updates on my PCLinuxOS Enlightenment machine, I
noticed that my LibreOffice now has blank context (right-click) menus and
only show white dashes. The main menus are a bit more puzzling, as they will
display the text for most of the entries (File-> Open/Save/etc but not Print
or Exit), but if I need to go two menus deep (Insert -> Fields) then the
entire second menu will be blank with just white dashes instead of words.
Also, the further to the right that the menu is, the visible text in the
menus is progressively more cut off (i.e., the Format menu will display
"Paragra" instead of "Paragraph" with the rest of the space just blank. The
Table, Tools, Window and Help menus are just white dashes.
The drop-down menus for Fonts, Styles, and Font Size are completely blank. I
can still manipulate documents by typing in fonts/font sizes manually or
using keyboard shortcuts.
I first tried uninstalling and reinstalling from LOmanager, and this didn't
help. I also tried the offline installation. I also went through some of the
dependencies of LibreOffice and reinstalled them (glib, etc). Running
libreoffice from the command line doesn't produce any messages. I tried
changing font sizes and themes - I'm using the same ones I always have, but
changing it doesn't affect the issue in any way.
Again, this only affects LibreOffice - my installed GNOME/KDE programs such
as nautilus, dolphin, browsers etc don't have this issue at all. I'm sure
the problem is with some dependency, but I haven't been able to figure it
out myself. Does anyone know which libraries would affect menu content?
View this message in context:
Sent from the Users mailing list archive at Nabble.com.
For unsubscribe instructions e-mail to: email@example.com
Posting guidelines + more: http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Netiquette
List archive: http://listarchives.libreoffice.org/global/users/
All messages sent to this list will be publicly archived and cannot be deleted
- [libreoffice-users] Empty Menus/Context Menus/Toolbars After System Updates · twiz
Impressum (Legal Info)
: Unless otherwise specified, all text and images
on this website are licensed under the
Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 License
This does not include the source code of LibreOffice, which is
licensed under the Mozilla Public License (MPLv2
"LibreOffice" and "The Document Foundation" are
registered trademarks of their corresponding registered owners or are
in actual use as trademarks in one or more countries. Their respective
logos and icons are also subject to international copyright laws. Use
thereof is explained in our trademark policy