Cannot import movies and sound to Libreoffice Impres 3.6.3.2

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Cannot import movies and sound to Libreoffice Impres 3.6.3.2

Postby paologonzalez » Thu Feb 21, 2013 6:46

Hi, I just installed Sabayon 11 Gnome 64-bit two days ago.

I need to create a presentation with some audio and videos inserted. Unfortunately, every time I try to add them, an error message appears saying that the format is not supported. I have tried converting to different formats (avi, mp4, mov, ogg, mp3, wav, etc.), but the error keeps appearing. I have also checked, and gstreamer and many of its plugins are installed. I have even tried installing openjdk. Still no luck.

Can anybody help me to find out what is wrong and to fix it? Thank you in advance, and God bless!
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Re: Cannot import movies and sound to Libreoffice Impres 3.6

Postby Ryuno-Ki » Thu Feb 21, 2013 10:01

Run
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$ libreoffice --impress
from a Konsole or Terminal und upload the error message on https://pastebin.sabayon.org/ - then put the URL here.
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Re: Cannot import movies and sound to Libreoffice Impres 3.6

Postby paologonzalez » Thu Feb 21, 2013 11:15

Hi, Ryuno-Ki! I tried doing what you suggested, but no error appeared in the Terminal. The error just appears as a dialog box in Impress, and it says, "Libreoffice 3.6: The format of the selected file is not supported."
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Re: Cannot import movies and sound to Libreoffice Impres 3.6

Postby wolfden » Thu Feb 21, 2013 11:49

Libreoffice 4 should be hitting limbo repo soon, it was pushed out to the repo, not sure if it has hit yet. Might want to try Libreoffice 4 and see if that makes a dif?
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Re: Cannot import movies and sound to Libreoffice Impres 3.6

Postby Ryuno-Ki » Thu Feb 21, 2013 20:29

wolfden wrote:Libreoffice 4 should be hitting limbo repo soon, it was pushed out to the repo, not sure if it has hit yet.


Yep, landed today. Note: Limbo is for testing. So don't expect everything will behave stable!
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