Bug 109251 - FILEOPEN, DOC: Rows in certain tables have wrong height in the attached doc
Summary: FILEOPEN, DOC: Rows in certain tables have wrong height in the attached doc
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: filters and storage (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: All All
: low trivial
Assignee: Not Assigned
Keywords: filter:doc
Depends on:
Blocks: DOC-Opening
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Reported: 2017-07-21 04:32 UTC by Aron Budea
Modified: 2023-04-10 04:30 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Bugdoc (1.05 MB, application/msword)
2017-07-21 04:32 UTC, Aron Budea
PDF exported from Word (793.22 KB, application/pdf)
2017-07-21 04:33 UTC, Aron Budea

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Description Aron Budea 2017-07-21 04:32:41 UTC
Created attachment 134757 [details]

Open document http://www.teletruth.org/docs/belldata.doc (also attached).

The document looks quite nice when opened in LibreOffice, but the layout in certain tables isn't the same as in Word, the rows are too tall.
For example:
- Exhibit 3 (p21),
- Exhibit 4 (p22), partly because a few numbers don't fit in the cell, but that doesn't explain all the rows,
- Exhibit 7 (p24).

Observed with LO, / Windows 7.
Crashes with 3.3.0 and, though I could get to one of the tables in 3.3.0 once, and it seemed to have the correct size there.

I tried cutting down the document to a single table, but after it's saved in Word 2013 it shows correctly in LO, so there might be a slight difference the way it was saved in an older version.
Comment 1 Aron Budea 2017-07-21 04:33:41 UTC
Created attachment 134758 [details]
PDF exported from Word
Comment 2 Xisco Faulí 2017-07-21 08:46:13 UTC
Confirmed behaviour described in p21 and p24 in

Build ID: bde72cdae1e7e001d5089c5284672c976b8e43df
CPU Threads: 4; OS Version: Linux 4.8; UI Render: default; VCL: gtk3; 
Locale: ca-ES (ca_ES.UTF-8); Calc: group
Comment 3 QA Administrators 2018-07-27 02:42:25 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 4 Aron Budea 2018-07-27 11:22:28 UTC
Still occurs in 6.2 master build.

Build ID: af3a976ab355b8e67f91a6223427bf967fdaefff
Comment 5 QA Administrators 2019-07-30 03:14:20 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete, spam)
Comment 6 Justin L 2021-04-09 14:59:42 UTC
repro 7.2+
It looks like direct paragraph formatting is to blame - at least on the first table.
Comment 7 QA Administrators 2023-04-10 03:17:53 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 8 Aron Budea 2023-04-10 04:30:26 UTC
Still in LO (250b820a24640a33d73a6e690e04e36be01cda28) / Ubuntu.