[Slackbuilds-users] office/Ted

Willy Sudiarto Raharjo willysr at slackbuilds.org
Mon May 19 02:47:13 UTC 2014

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On Mon 19 May 2014 09:26:02 AM WIB, B Watson wrote:
> Does anyone use office/Ted?
> I'm trying to use it on Slack64 14.1, here's what happens:
> Starting Ted from the command line, either "Ted" by itself or "Ted
> filename.rtf" where filename.rtf already exists, I get the main Ted
> logo window for a split second, then it sits there forever (well, I kill
> -9'ed it after 15 minutes).
> Starting "Ted nosuchfile.rtf" where nosuchfile.rtf doesn't exist,
> actually works fine (I can edit and save the file). But only for files
> that don't already exist.
> The Ted man page says "It can take a minute to start - before the Ted
> window appears on the display -  because  Ted polls the system printers",
> but surely there's something else going on here.
> I contacted the SBo maintainer for Ted, he says he's no longer using
> Slackware. I might take this package, but would rather not (I need to
> read RTF files maybe once every 3 or 4 years), if someone who uses it
> regularly would step up...
> But what I really want to know is, does anyone else get the symptoms I
> describe above?

I have just built Ted on my desktop and it works fine
the logo window is also the main window
you can see there's a menubar on top of it (File, Window, and Help)

i can make new document, edit any document, and also open existing
document just fine

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