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Calligra does not create a dot file when viewing files, is there an option to turn this off in 

- Enda

----- Original Message -----
From: Andreas Säger <>
Sent: Tuesday, September 11, 2012 8:41 PM
Subject: [libreoffice-users] Re: not create a dot file in same folder as document when opening it 
for viewing
Am 11.09.2012 18:01, Enda Noname wrote:
Can Libreoffice not create a dot file in same folder as document when
opening it for viewing?

Is it really that difficult to tell us exactly about the situation? We 
don't even know the operating system.
Is it really that difficult to copy some documents into a test 
directory, display hidden files and open them read-only?

4 tests on Linux:
1) libreoffice -view blah.odt [no lock file]
2) chmod -w blah.odt
libreoffice blah.odt [no lock file]
3) menu:File>Open... [X] Read Only [no lock file]
4) menu:Save As... [X]Password blah2.odt with a read-only password
close, re-open blah2.odt [creates a lock file]

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