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OpenOffice transformation fails for some power point files

Question asked by billk on May 24, 2006
Latest reply on Jun 1, 2006 by billk
CentOS 4.3
OpenOffice 2.0.0
Alfresco 1.2.1
MySQL 4.1.12
Java 1.5.0_06

I tried to transform a powerpoint presentation and got this in the UI:

Please correct the errors below then click Finish.

    * A system error happened during the operation: Transaction didn't commit: Content conversion failed: reader: ContentAccessor[ contentUrl=store://2006/5/24/16/7fb0b023-eb69-11da-b4e8-e34612fa0543.bin, mimetype=application/vnd.powerpoint, size=245752, encoding=UTF-8] writer: ContentAccessor[ contentUrl=store://2006/5/24/16/7fef66d5-eb69-11da-b4e8-e34612fa0543.bin, mimetype=application/pdf, size=0, encoding=UTF-8] options: {}

There are a ton of messages in the log, but here is the first set at least:
16:01:19,016 WARN  [bean.repository.Repository] Metadata extraction failed:
   reader: ContentAccessor[ contentUrl=store:///opt/alfresco/tomcat/temp/Alfresco/alfresco45447.upload, mimetype=application/vnd.powerpoint, size=245752, encoding=UTF-8]
   extracter: org.alfresco.repo.content.metadata.OfficeMetadataExtracter@1ea9b6e
May 24, 2006 4:01:27 PM net.sf.joott.uno.DocumentConverter convert
SEVERE: conversion failed; source = "file:///opt/alfresco/tomcat/temp/Alfresco/UnoContentTransformer45448.ppt"; destination = "file:///opt/alfresco/tomcat/temp/Alfresco/UnoContentTransformer45449.pdf"; filterProperties = "{FilterName=impress_pdf_Export}"java.io.FileNotFoundException: could not open source document: file:///opt/alfresco/tomcat/temp/Alfresco/UnoContentTransformer45448.ppt
16:01:27,536 ERROR [content.transform.AbstractContentTransformer] Content writer not closed by transformer:
   writer: ContentAccessor[ contentUrl=store://2006/5/24/16/749356d7-eb68-11da-b4e8-e34612fa0543.bin, mimetype=application/pdf, size=0, encoding=UTF-8]
   transformer: UnoContentTransformer[ average=8927ms]
16:01:27,551 ERROR [repo.action.ActionServiceImpl] An error was encountered whilst executing the action 'composite-action'.
org.alfresco.service.cmr.repository.ContentIOException: Content conversion failed:
   reader: ContentAccessor[ contentUrl=store://2006/5/24/16/740ee495-eb68-11da-b4e8-e34612fa0543.bin, mimetype=application/vnd.powerpoint, size=245752, encoding=UTF-8]
   writer: ContentAccessor[ contentUrl=store://2006/5/24/16/749356d7-eb68-11da-b4e8-e34612fa0543.bin, mimetype=application/pdf, size=0, encoding=UTF-8]
   options: {}
   at org.alfresco.repo.content.transform.AbstractContentTransformer.transform(AbstractContentTransformer.java:250)
   at org.alfresco.repo.content.transform.AbstractContentTransformer.transform(AbstractContentTransformer.java:206)
   at org.alfresco.repo.content.RoutingContentService.transform(RoutingContentService.java:371)
   at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)

I saw the post about using OO 2.0.0.  I had a hard time finding anyone who had it, so hopefully I have the correct version of it.  Let me know what may be causing this.

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