Issue 95937 - Addition of some .oxt extensions may be impossible if the Mac user's home directory is (remote) on an AFP server
Summary: Addition of some .oxt extensions may be impossible if the Mac user's home dir...
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Product: General
Classification: Code
Component: code (show other issues)
Version: OOo 3.0
Hardware: Mac Mac OS X, all
: P5 (lowest) Trivial (vote)
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Reported: 2008-11-06 20:09 UTC by Graham Perrin
Modified: 2013-01-29 21:54 UTC (History)
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Description Graham Perrin 2008-11-06 20:09:29 UTC
Whilst attempting to install maybe three extensions to OOo 3.0 on colleague's computer, at least two 


In this case the user's home directory is on an AFP server. Mac OS X 10.5.5 client of Mac OS X Server 

AFAIR one other extension did install without failure/crash so I'm tempted to assume that there are 
problems with these particular extensions. If/when I revisit the computer/account in question, I'll take 
additional notes and if necessary report to extension developers (Sun). 

However: as both are developed by Sun, and one of the two is high profile, I wonder whether Sun are 
overlooking some code etiquette that's required for compatibility with home directories in this