Bug 119846 - Writer jumps to the end of the file when changing paragraph attributes
Summary: Writer jumps to the end of the file when changing paragraph attributes
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
Version:
(earliest affected)
Inherited From OOo
Hardware: All Linux (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
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Blocks: Writer-View-Jumps
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Reported: 2018-09-13 13:34 UTC by J22Gim
Modified: 2018-09-13 21:10 UTC (History)
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Description J22Gim 2018-09-13 13:34:59 UTC
Description:
When applying an intended action (ie change paragraph property), Writer adds non-intended behavior (ie moves the current view to the end of the file).
This makes it quite annoying, especially when working with several pages-long files because you have to manually search wherever you were writing/reading to come back to the same document location you were at before applying the change.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open/create a file with at least 2 pages of any text
2. Place your cursor at any point except the end of the file (eg at the begining of the 1st page).
3. Select all text
3. Change the "blow paragraph spacing" to any number

Actual Results:
Writer applies the change but jumps to the end of the file.

Expected Results:
Writer applies the change without changing the location of the current cursor or view.


Reproducible: Always


User Profile Reset: No



Additional Info:
Version: 6.0.1.1
Build ID: 60bfb1526849283ce2491346ed2aa51c465abfe6
CPU threads: 4; OS: Linux 4.4; UI render: default; VCL: kde4; 
Locale: en-US (en_US.UTF-8); Calc: group
Comment 1 raal 2018-09-13 20:45:06 UTC
confirm Version: 6.2.0.0.alpha0+
Build ID: 433fce6571d4b9121374047324a7d2d2722ac3e4
CPU threads: 4; OS: Linux 4.4; UI render: default; VCL: gtk3;
Comment 2 Thomas Lendo 2018-09-13 21:10:41 UTC
Tested also with

LibreOffice 3.3.0 
OOO330m19 (Build:6)
tag libreoffice-3.3.0.4

and changing version to 'Inherited from OOo'.