Bug 136419 - EDITING: Select All in Frame does not select all contents
Summary: EDITING: Select All in Frame does not select all contents
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Inherited From OOo
Hardware: All All
: medium minor
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Blocks: Frame Selection
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Reported: 2020-09-03 03:48 UTC by Kieran Grant
Modified: 2022-09-04 04:00 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Frame with fixed size and "Allow Overlap" ticked (8.76 KB, application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.text)
2020-09-03 03:48 UTC, Kieran Grant

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Description Kieran Grant 2020-09-03 03:48:51 UTC
Created attachment 165059 [details]
Frame with fixed size and "Allow Overlap" ticked

Build ID: 8061b3e9204bef6b321a21033174034a5e2ea88e
CPU threads: 16; OS: Linux 5.4; UI render: default; VCL: gtk3
Locale: en-AU (en_AU.UTF-8); UI: en-US
Calc: CL
Select all when editing a Frame does not select all contents where "Allow Overlap" is enabled and contents do not fit frame.
Instead only lines that visible are selected.
Comment 1 Dieter 2020-09-03 11:27:38 UTC
I confirm it with

Version: (x64)
Build ID: 7cbcfc562f6eb6708b5ff7d7397325de9e764452
CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 10.0 Build 19041; UI render: Skia/Raster; VCL: win
Locale: de-DE (de_DE); UI: en-GB
Calc: threaded
Comment 2 Telesto 2020-09-03 13:14:01 UTC
Also in

and in
LibreOffice 3.5.0rc3 
Build ID: 7e68ba2-a744ebf-1f241b7-c506db1-7d53735

and in
Comment 3 Telesto 2020-09-03 13:17:38 UTC
Not an area where you have worked in (as for I know), but you might be interested.  My non-developer mind says it must me not hard to solve. Of course, feel free to ignore.
Comment 4 QA Administrators 2022-09-04 03:50:08 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete, spam)
Comment 5 Kieran Grant 2022-09-04 04:00:18 UTC
Tested and still present in:

Version: / LibreOffice Community
Build ID: f85e47c08ddd19c015c0114a68350214f7066f5a
CPU threads: 32; OS: Linux 5.15; UI render: default; VCL: kf5 (cairo+xcb)
Locale: en-AU (en_AU.UTF-8); UI: en-US
Calc: threaded