Bug 105525 - Outlook msg file is converted to PDF with 10,000 pages
Summary: Outlook msg file is converted to PDF with 10,000 pages
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: filters and storage (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: All All
: low minor
Assignee: Not Assigned
Keywords: filter:pdf
Depends on:
Blocks: PDF-Export
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Reported: 2017-01-25 17:00 UTC by Ofir
Modified: 2019-12-03 10:37 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Ofir 2017-01-25 17:00:04 UTC
LO converts an Outlook msg file to a PDF with 10,000 pages with close to 100% CPU.

Test file:

libreoffice --headless --invisible --convert-to pdf:writer_pdf_Export --outdir ./ unicode.msg

LO should detect unsupported file format and exit.

Tested on Ubuntu 16.04 with 5.2.4 and:

Build ID: 5ad7b2889021c491af62f7930a4b1cb631392f16
CPU Threads: 1; OS Version: Linux 4.4; UI Render: default; VCL: gtk2; Layout Engine: new; 
Locale: en-US (en_US.UTF-8); Calc: group
Comment 1 Buovjaga 2017-02-01 11:26:59 UTC

Win 7 Pro 64-bit, Version: (x64)
Build ID: 0312e1a284a7d50ca85a365c316c7abbf20a4d22
CPU Threads: 4; OS Version: Windows 6.1; UI Render: default; 
Locale: fi-FI (fi_FI); Calc: CL
Comment 2 QA Administrators 2018-02-02 03:36:47 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 3 Ofir 2019-08-13 22:37:00 UTC
Reproducible on LibreOffice 30(Build:4)
Comment 4 Mail Help 2019-12-03 10:37:11 UTC Comment hidden (spam)