Steps to reproduce:
1. Open attachment 101486 [details] from bug 80333
Observed behaviour: There's a gap at the beginning of the document
Build ID: 4ba483beccc99d336d0e0bec47b5fd6823b16c16
CPU threads: 4; OS: Linux 4.8; UI render: default; VCL: gtk3;
Locale: ca-ES (ca_ES.UTF-8); Calc: group
Regression introduced by:
author Justin Luth <firstname.lastname@example.org> 2016-11-02 12:15:55 (GMT)
committer Justin Luth <email@example.com> 2016-11-03 19:02:41 (GMT)
commit 5d9d0f3c979732ade57b9c4c4960dd030ffdc9f9 (patch)
parent 2a818a0aafac218ca09bb079d7f2cf0879385e4a (diff)
there is a function for that: CalcLineSpace(xx, bEvenIfNoLine)
Bisected with bibisect-linux-64-5.3.
Adding Cc: to Justin Luth
I'm not sure what I should do with this regression (which is connected to bug 41542). The problem here is that the "no spacing" paragraph style does not have a borderline defined, but does have a 0.43inch spacing-to-contents padding, and that is where the "gap" comes from. Before 5.3, LO improperly ignored that padding setting.
In Word, if I look at the border settings, they do not reflect the 0.43inch padding seen in Writer, and if I make any slight border changes, the spacing-to-contents disappears in Writer. (However, a simple .doc round-trip through Word does not cause the spacing-to-contents to disappear.) In Word, if I "save as" .docx format, then the border spacing-to-contents disappears in Writer.
I agree that there is a disconnect between Word and Writer during import though. Word seems to be ignoring the padding value - perhaps the value is larger than Word's internal limit, and thus is replaced by defaults?
I also note that if the document is round-tripped through Writer, then everything is "fixed". So, my conclusion is that this example document is not in a valid .doc format. Please provide a clean "created in Word" document that displays the same symptoms to further pursue this bug. Otherwise, I suggest it be marked as WontFix.
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