Steps to reproduce:
1) start the NVDA screen reader on Windows
2) start Writer
3) Tools -> Options
4) type "hello" in the newly addes search field
5) press Enter
Result: LO crashes due to an exception being thrown:
warn:svx:5688:9000:svtools/source/control/valueacc.cxx:953: Calling disposed object. Throwing exception:
Behavior is the same with qt6 on Linux, but not with gen (which doesn't have an a11y implementation) or gtk3 (which likely uses native gtk widgets).
Version: 220.127.116.11.alpha0+ (X86_64) / LibreOffice Community
Build ID: 21af3e5b5df02747691f08c453407d0abfc91242
CPU threads: 8; OS: Windows 10.0 Build 19045; UI render: Skia/Raster; VCL: win
Locale: en-US (en_DE); UI: en-US
Pending Gerrit change:
Michael Weghorn committed a patch related to this issue.
It has been pushed to "master":
tdf#157092 a11y Let only drawing area dispose its ValueSet acc
It will be available in 24.2.0.
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.