Bug 138581 - Gradient preview in area dialog shows artifacts (Skia related)
Summary: Gradient preview in area dialog shows artifacts (Skia related)
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Hardware: All All
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Whiteboard: target:7.2.0
Depends on:
Blocks: Skia
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Reported: 2020-11-30 19:43 UTC by Telesto
Modified: 2020-12-01 15:33 UTC (History)
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2020-11-30 19:43 UTC, Telesto

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Description Telesto 2020-11-30 19:43:20 UTC
Gradient preview in area dialog shows artifacts (Skia related)

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open Writer
2. Format -> Page Style
3. Area tab -> Gradient -> Deep Ocean  (shows circles 

Actual Results:
See screenshot

Expected Results:
Not so

Reproducible: Always

User Profile Reset: No

Additional Info:
Version: (x64)
Build ID: 32fdb8eb3506bc8dcf013cc713fe8e5debceb940
CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 6.3 Build 9600; UI render: Skia/Raster; VCL: win
Locale: nl-NL (nl_NL); UI: en-US
Calc: CL
Comment 1 Telesto 2020-11-30 19:43:32 UTC
Created attachment 167694 [details]
Comment 2 Commit Notification 2020-12-01 15:29:44 UTC
Luboš Luňák committed a patch related to this issue.
It has been pushed to "master":


do not unnecessarily explicitly force gradient step count (tdf#138581)

It will be available in 7.2.0.

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.