Bug 131512 - Many LO writer fields not passed thru to an epub
Summary: Many LO writer fields not passed thru to an epub
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64) All
: medium critical
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Blocks: EPUB-Export
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Reported: 2020-03-23 22:28 UTC by David W. Snow
Modified: 2020-05-03 16:12 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Crash report or crash signature:

A tempate with the bug on the copyright page (107.13 KB, application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.text)
2020-03-23 22:31 UTC, David W. Snow

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Description David W. Snow 2020-03-23 22:28:44 UTC
Fields such as Created Date, Created Author, File Name,Modified Date / Time, Word Count and Page Count show up in a PDF but are empty in and EPUB

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a section with the above fields
2. Export ar ePUB

Actual Results:
Blank fields

Expected Results:
Actual values should be in the epub

Reproducible: Always

User Profile Reset: Yes

Additional Info:
I have an ODT file with this and other bugs
Comment 1 David W. Snow 2020-03-23 22:31:05 UTC
Created attachment 158908 [details]
A tempate with the bug on the copyright page

This is a LO writer template to test if LO will word for me writing an ePUB/Kindle book.
Comment 2 Dieter 2020-03-25 12:00:06 UTC
I confirm it with

Version: (x64)
Build ID: 5dcbd1bb557450a2d658a710c163b310c0cee157
CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 10.0 Build 18363; UI render: Skia/Raster; VCL: win; 
Locale: de-DE (de_DE); UI-Language: en-GB
Calc: CL

I've changed severity to critical because of data loss
Comment 3 David W. Snow 2020-05-03 16:12:04 UTC
1. In addition references headings are missing.
2. In addition Table of Contents, Table of Figures, Index of Tables and Bibliography are missing.
I assume that this is because they too are composed of fields.