Created attachment 134821 [details]
1. Open attachment
2. Notice that the first drop caps 'L' takes up 3 lines
3. Notice that the first drop caps 'I' takes up 4 lines
4. Notice that the second drop caps 'L' takes up 5 lines
5. Compare this with MS Word and notice that each drop caps letter has 1 less lines than what is imported in LO.
Build ID: 888f3f18cf42ca08f55a5e4826b4298f391e14aa
CPU threads: 2; OS: Linux 4.4; UI render: default; VCL: gtk2;
Locale: en-US (en_US.UTF-8); Calc: group
Checking the XML and the correct value is available in the file.
e.g. <w:framePr w:dropCap="drop" w:lines="2" ... /> is associated with the first drop caps 'L'
@Justin, @Mike, @Aron: Either of you guys want to take this easy one on?
Created attachment 134825 [details]
how it looks in Word
LO 184.108.40.206 Build ID: 2b906d450a44f2bbe506dcd22c51b3fa11dc65fd
LO 220.127.116.11.alpha0+ Build ID: 643da8ec4e721d33dfdf8d78bedd50a915f1188d
CPU threads: 2; OS: Windows 6.1; UI render: default;
TinderBox: Win-x86@42, Branch:master, Time: 2017-06-26_01:24:22
Locale: fr-FR (fr_FR); Calc: CL
reproduced in the oldest bibisect-43all I can run in 16.04. Likely inherited from OOo.
(In reply to Justin L from comment #4)
> Likely inherited from OOo.
Justin Luth committed a patch related to this issue.
It has been pushed to "master":
tdf#109318 writerfilter: don't increment DropCap lines
It will be available in 6.0.0.
The patch should be included in the daily builds available at
http://dev-builds.libreoffice.org/daily/ 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.