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Bug 103785 - FORMATTING: text with various sizes overlapped in vertical layout
Summary: FORMATTING: text with various sizes overlapped in vertical layout
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: graphics stack (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Hardware: All All
: medium normal
Assignee: Khaled Hosny
Whiteboard: target:5.3.0
Depends on:
Blocks: CJK Regressions-HarfBuzz
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Reported: 2016-11-08 15:15 UTC by Mark Hung
Modified: 2016-11-15 19:57 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Crash report or crash signature:

Sample file. (10.16 KB, application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.text)
2016-11-08 15:15 UTC, Mark Hung
Screenshot (16.84 KB, image/png)
2016-11-08 15:17 UTC, Mark Hung

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Description Mark Hung 2016-11-08 15:15:20 UTC
Created attachment 128574 [details]
Sample file.
Comment 1 Mark Hung 2016-11-08 15:17:32 UTC
Created attachment 128575 [details]

Note that cursor placement is also incorrect.
Comment 2 Xisco Faulí 2016-11-08 15:58:08 UTC
Confirmed in

Build ID: 8dc495c93239739629683bb29e4110f5c57c94f0
CPU Threads: 4; OS Version: Linux 4.2; UI Render: default; VCL: gtk3; 
Locale: ca-ES (ca_ES.UTF-8); Calc: group

only when SAL_USE_COMMON_LAYOUT=1 is enabled.
Comment 3 Commit Notification 2016-11-15 19:54:42 UTC
Khaled Hosny committed a patch related to this issue.
It has been pushed to "master":

tdf#103785: Correctly position vertical glyphs

It will be available in 5.3.0.

The patch should be included in the daily builds available at in the next 24-48 hours. More
information about daily builds can be found at:

Affected users are encouraged to test the fix and report feedback.