I needed some delay to check what software my friend had used : it was Pages , and I was using LO
Thx to your advice, I've installed LO 126.96.36.199 and the problem has disappeared.
I now can read the Mac docs.
Thanks to you, and thx also to everybody that has spent time to reply
From: Mirosław Zalewski [via Document Foundation Mail Archive]
Sent: Tuesday, November 27, 2012 7:21 PM
Subject: Re: MS Office MacIntosh to Libre Writer Windows
On 27/11/2012 at 18:47, bsn <[hidden email]> wrote:
Recently a guy sent me a doc created on a Mac.
It is impossible to open it . LO opens a small window (ASCII filter
options) and converts the doc to a unreadable scribble.
Perhaps he created it using Apple Pages? Then you have encountered #53909
This is fixed in LO 3.6.4-rc2, which will be released this week.
Or you can wait until next week, when 3.6.4 will be officially released (it will
be bit-by-bit identical to rc2, so I suggest downloading rc2 when it is
Or, if this is matter of life and death, you can downgrade to 3.5.4 (but not
3.5.5 or later).
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