Format >> Page >> Area >> Hatch doesn't work properly in a Writer document with mirrored pages.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a Writer document
2. Format >> Page >> Page
3. Set page layout to 'Mirrored' and click 'OK'
4. Format >> Page >> Area >> Hatch
5. Select one of the hatch options and click 'OK'
The hatch will be applied to the right hand page correctly but not the left hand page.
The left hand page will show a solid block of colour instead of the hatch.
The hatch should be applied to the LH page as well as the RH page.
User Profile Reset: Yes
Running Windows 7 Home Premium
DELL Intel Pentium CPU P6200 @2.13GHz
Bug present in 126.96.36.199 and in 5.4.7
Other features of Format >> Page >> Area also don't get applied consistently (ie., LH page doesn't match the RH page) when the document pages are set up as mirrored
Created attachment 143831 [details]
Screenshot showing error.
Build ID: 9b0d9b32d5dcda91d2f1a96dc04c645c450872bf
CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 6.1; UI render: default;
Locale: en-US (en_US); Calc: CL
Robin - if possible it would be nice to find out if this is a regression. If you have time please test against earlier releases of LibreOffice. Best way to to do it is to test against 3.3 - if it didn't exist in 3.3 we know that it's a regression against the Fork from OOo.
Older Versions: https://downloadarchive.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/old/
I'm afraid I can't find LibreOffice v3.3
All I could find is v3.3 of the Software Developers Toolkit which carries the OpenOffice branding.
I only installed LibreOffice for the first time yesterday v5.4.2 and upgraded to 188.8.131.52 today when I hit the bug.
So, I'm rather out of my depth. Previously I was running OpenOffice v4.1.3.
The feature to configure Gradient, Bitmap, Pattern and Hatch isn't present in OO 4.1.3. The only feature offered is Format >> Page >> Background >> Colour so I'm guessing that this is a new feature added by LibreOffice.
Hope this helps a little, Sorry I can't give you more to go on. I'm off on holiday tomorrow so can't be much help.
OK, further to my last comment, I found and installed LibreOffice 184.108.40.206 only to discover that the capability to configure Gradient, Bitmap, Pattern and Hatch isn't provided.
The only option offered is the capability to configure the page's background colour (Format >> Page >> Background >> Colour).
Also reproduced in
Build ID: 3ca42d8d51174010d5e8a32b96e9b4c0b3730a53
Threads 4; Ver: 4.10; Render: default;
Build ID: 2851ce5afd0f37764cbbc2c2a9a63c7adc844311
in previous versions, the hatch option wasn't available....
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I can confirm that the bug is still present.
I am running LibreOffice Version: 220.127.116.11
Build ID: f82ddfca21ebc1e222a662a32b25c0c9d20169ee
CPU threads: 4; OS: Mac OS X 10.14.6; UI render: default; VCL: osx;
Locale: en-GB (en_GB.UTF-8); UI-Language: en-US
I'm no longer using a Windows laptop.
Instead I have...
Model Identifier: MacBookAir8,1
Processor Name: Intel Core i5
Processor Speed: 1.6 GHz
Number of Processors: 1
Total Number of Cores: 2
L2 Cache (per Core): 256 KB
L3 Cache: 4 MB
Hyper-Threading Technology: Enabled
Memory: 8 GB