Monthly Archives: December 2009

Setting break point where an exception is thrown

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Caolan told me today that when debugging with gdb, you can actually set a break point right before an exception is thrown. You can do gdb ./soffice.bin (gdb) catch throw (gdb) rungdb ./soffice.bin (gdb) catch throw (gdb) run and gdb … Continue reading

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DBF import performance

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Here is another performance win! Importing dbf files into Calc is now quicker by 80%. You will probably notice the difference especially when importing a large dbf file. The test document I used had roughly 24000 rows, and importing that … Continue reading

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Updates on various stuff

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Ok. Here is some updates on some of the stuff I’ve been doing lately. I picked the ones that are particularly worth mentioning. Saving documents There are two changes related to the document-saving functionality that I’d like to mention. The … Continue reading

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