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Bug 107702 - Metadata lost when compressing images
Summary: Metadata lost when compressing images
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: All All
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Blocks: Writer-Images Image-Compression
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Reported: 2017-05-08 12:27 UTC by Yousuf Philips (jay) (retired)
Modified: 2019-06-18 02:47 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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example of metadata before and after (59.40 KB, image/png)
2017-05-08 12:27 UTC, Yousuf Philips (jay) (retired)

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Description Yousuf Philips (jay) (retired) 2017-05-08 12:27:46 UTC
Created attachment 133158 [details]
example of metadata before and after

1) Open Writer
2) Insert an image with meta data (e.g.
3) Right click > Compress
4) Press OK in compression image dialog
5) Save the document
6) Unzip the file and open the image in /Pictures
7) Compare the metadata between the original file and the compressed file

Build ID: 74ccd02eda2d6325a27266fd935aba29b3d75020
CPU threads: 2; OS: Linux 4.4; UI render: default; VCL: gtk2; 
TinderBox: Linux-rpm_deb-x86_64@70-TDF, Branch:master, Time: 2017-04-27_23:51:14
Locale: en-US (en_US.UTF-8); Calc: group
Comment 1 Telesto 2017-05-08 14:44:19 UTC
Repro with:
Build ID: 274ecb49b70b3f01d47546e3b44317946c106042
CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 6.2; UI render: default; 
TinderBox: Win-x86@62-TDF, Branch:MASTER, Time: 2017-05-05_22:45:07
Locale: nl-BE (nl_NL); Calc: single
Comment 2 QA Administrators 2018-05-16 02:31:45 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 3 Thomas Lendo 2018-06-17 21:00:56 UTC
Reproduced with Version:
Build ID: bf1f49c837264c8f59197b9487d40e32821526c3
CPU threads: 4; OS: Linux 4.13; UI render: default; VCL: gtk3; 
Locale: de-DE (de_DE.UTF-8); Calc: group threaded
Comment 4 QA Administrators 2019-06-18 02:47:38 UTC Comment hidden (spam)