Bug#563756: /usr/bin/ooimpress: ..Microsoft Powerpoint chainmail hijacks ooimpress, crossflatform virus?
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On Tue, Jan 05, 2010 at 03:54:06AM +0100, Arnt Karlsen wrote:
> ...opening the file either with varianst on
> "ooimpress /tmp/Om\ penger\ -\ NO.pps &"
Which file? There's none attached. Can you please be more
precise for those who don't follow M$ crap (but see below)?
> or from the menu system in ooimpress, produces the
> same reproducible result; ooimpress goes full screen
> showing the chainmail, and dies promptly if you pick
> "End the presentation" from the right click menu.
>From google results (which are pretty indecisive), it seems
that PowerPoint should be able to send mails? Where is
the advisory/mentioning of this? Why do you think that OOo
does this? (No, playing the presentation and quitting, which is
the point of pps doesn't make it do that).
> ...I found _no_ way of windowing or closing the chainmail
> without also killing ooimpress. Anyone else wanna try it?:
Then you didn't try (or look) hard enough. pps is just a ppt + autoplay.
(So as said in 548959 a mv just does it)
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