Bug#604471: libreoffice: Malayalam Rendering issue (probably icu related)
reassign 604471 icu
merge 591615 604471
On Mon, Nov 22, 2010 at 07:07:14PM +0530, Mahesh T. Pai wrote:
> Which was reported against OpenOffice.org.
And guess what? This already was reassigned to icu. Can you please check
You might want to get the ICU maintainer to do something for it if you think it
should be fixed ASAP/in squeeze.
> Red Hat's version has it too (and there is a patch too on that BTS):-
*For ICU*. (And the patch consists of reverting stuff in ICU)
> Reporting against LibreOffice because this seems to be a problem
> with how _Debian_ is using ICU in LibreOffice / OO.o.
Ah, really? We don't do anything special, we just use a newer version.
> Also, TDF's (or is it just "DF" for Document FOundation?) version
> does not have the problem.
Because it uses a older ICU internally.
What a surprise given what we (and RedHat) already found out.
> The rendering issue exists only on the version from Debian
Nonsense. If there's a RH bug for that it's also a case there obviously,
and they probably also use a newer ICU.
That only builds using newer ICU exhibit this problem doesn't make it a
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