Bug 122820 - Outline Presentation object characters are scattered
Summary: Outline Presentation object characters are scattered
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Impress (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64) Windows (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Whiteboard: target:6.3.0
Keywords: bibisected, bisected, regression
Depends on:
Reported: 2019-01-19 22:22 UTC by Regina Henschel
Modified: 2019-02-01 10:29 UTC (History)
6 users (show)

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Crash report or crash signature:

File with character problems (12.82 KB, application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.presentation)
2019-01-19 22:22 UTC, Regina Henschel
Screenshot of the broken display (62.47 KB, image/png)
2019-01-19 22:22 UTC, Regina Henschel

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Description Regina Henschel 2019-01-19 22:22:12 UTC
Created attachment 148441 [details]
File with character problems

Open attached. I see scattered characters in Version: (x64)
Build ID: 8511bc6b9bf5dcaf0ce6ecee65be54552bc73bd5
CPU threads: 8; OS: Windows 10.0; UI render: default; VCL: win; 
Locale: en-US (en_US); UI-Language: en-US
Calc: threaded

It is OK in Version: (x64)
Build ID: b8e450a54936560cdac00ab4c70ef80c20cfaf99
CPU threads: 8; OS: Windows 10.0; UI render: default; VCL: win; 
TinderBox: Win-x86_64@42, Branch:master, Time: 2019-01-18_02:33:46
Locale: en-US (en_US); UI-Language: en-US
Calc: threaded
Comment 1 Regina Henschel 2019-01-19 22:22:58 UTC
Created attachment 148442 [details]
Screenshot of the broken display
Comment 2 Regina Henschel 2019-01-19 22:27:23 UTC
You see it already if you start a new presentation without template and set the layout to "Title, Content".
Comment 3 Regina Henschel 2019-01-20 22:27:32 UTC
It is something in the initial display. If you save and reopen the file, the text is OK.
Comment 4 Xisco Faulí 2019-01-21 12:48:24 UTC
Regression introduced by:


author	Dmitriy Shilin <dshil@fastmail.com>	2019-01-08 04:20:29 -0800
committer	Mike Kaganski <mike.kaganski@collabora.com>	2019-01-18 15:20:43 +0100
commit f00fc7ee17153ff70fa4fb2052a5b555af0c054c (patch)
tree a49f2b853a072303b43b04b49b9e93f75224003d
parent 8e50e218d26dfab1038570476e11d616f91d3768 (diff)
tdf#107792 vcl/win: introduce ScopedSelectedHFONT

Bisected with: bibisect-win32-6.3

Adding Cc: to Dmitriy Shilin
Comment 5 Dmitriy Shilin 2019-01-22 14:52:11 UTC
Thanks! I hope I will explore the regression tomorrow.
Comment 6 Roman Kuznetsov 2019-01-31 15:52:13 UTC
Comment 7 Commit Notification 2019-02-01 08:15:41 UTC
Dmitriy Shilin committed a patch related to this issue.
It has been pushed to "master":


tdf#122820 vcl/win: do not use un-named C++ objects

It will be available in 6.3.0.

The patch should be included in the daily builds available at
https://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.
Comment 8 Xisco Faulí 2019-02-01 10:29:29 UTC
Verified in

Build ID: 3839f155874213669c1b1c648879e8e3d36b2f43
CPU threads: 16; OS: Windows 6.3; UI render: default; VCL: win; 
Locale: en-GB (en_GB); UI-Language: en-US
Calc: threaded


@Dmitriy Shilin, thank you so much for fixing this issue!!