Bug#374966: OOo hebrew with gnome/KDE integration is messy
it seems that OpenOffice.org, while in Hebrew mode (Right to Left),
with gnome/KDE look imitation, looks horribly wrong. I didn't know if
to post this bug in openoffice.org-gnome, openoffice.org-kde or
openoffice.org-l10n-he, because the bug seems to be related to all.
Gnome Interface Problem: http://hozt.net/image.php?img=20060606222636097567.jpeg
KDE Interface Problem: http://hozt.net/image.php?img=20060606235600744300.jpg
The default Interface with No Problem:
As you can see with the pictures, there is a great usability problem
with the Hebrew package. some buttons don't work, while others are not
Also the Horizontal scroll bar is displayed badly.
when you save a file using the ooo dialog, you don't see the name you
This bug affects other parts...
The official packages from OpenOffice.org.il don't have this problem.
This bug is quite problematic, denying the user from using the
packages in the Debian Repositories.
these are the packages from the openoffice.org.il site:
I had also sent this to the Debian-Hebrew Project Mailing list: