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Bug 137703 - Crash when setting cell background color
Summary: Crash when setting cell background color
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Calc (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Hardware: All Linux (All)
: medium critical
Assignee: Caolán McNamara
Whiteboard: target:7.1.0
Keywords: bibisected, bisected, regression
Depends on:
Reported: 2020-10-23 11:11 UTC by Kevin Suo
Modified: 2020-10-26 13:31 UTC (History)
4 users (show)

See Also:
Crash report or crash signature:

gdbtrace.log (19.57 KB, text/x-log)
2020-10-23 11:16 UTC, Kevin Suo

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Description Kevin Suo 2020-10-23 11:11:20 UTC
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Click twice dropdown of any toolbar icon which has a dropdown box (e.g., the Background Color toolbar icon).

--> Crash.
Comment 1 Kevin Suo 2020-10-23 11:14:43 UTC
Bibisected to the following range:

606c65c90 (for DisallowCycleFocusOut forward unused keyevents to InterimItemWindow, 2020-10-21)
a87af93ff (tdf#103987 Avoid duplication of the Custom Properties during OOXML export, 2020-10-15)
cb310560a (Guard against bad stream in TypeSerializer::readGradient, 2020-10-22)

Adding 	Caolán McNamara to cc. Would you please take a look?
Comment 2 Kevin Suo 2020-10-23 11:16:06 UTC
Created attachment 166660 [details]
Comment 3 m.a.riosv 2020-10-23 11:16:51 UTC
No issue for me with:
Version: (x64)
Build ID: 9c7b02852fce033b008f2ccd1703fc10276cfb4e
CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 10.0 Build 20180; UI render: Skia/Raster; VCL: win
Locale: es-ES (es_ES); UI: en-US Calc: CL
Comment 4 m.a.riosv 2020-10-23 11:17:52 UTC
Have you tested with a clean profile. Menu/Help/Restart in Safe Mode
Comment 5 Commit Notification 2020-10-24 18:08:12 UTC
Caolán McNamara committed a patch related to this issue.
It has been pushed to "master":

Resolves: tdf#137703 crash on 2nd launch of cell bg color dropdown

It will be available in 7.1.0.

The patch should be included in the daily builds available at 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 6 Xisco Faulí 2020-10-26 10:39:32 UTC
Hello Kevin Suo,
Could you please verify the issue is fixed for you? I can't reproduce the original problem myself
Comment 7 Kevin Suo 2020-10-26 13:31:39 UTC
I verify that this is fixed on master.
Thank you Caolán for the quick fix!