This is a spin off from "Bug 44817 - FILEOPEN .xls, SUM() with more than 30 comma separated summands cell should show formula + value instead of error message"
Steps to reproduce:
1. Open attached sample document"test10.ods"
2. Save as "test10.xls" and close
3. reopen from recent documents
Cell C31 shows #NV or similar, formula is no longer visible
Some investigation with a text editor shows that the formula in C31 still is intact, but LibO denies to show the result because of Bug 44817
The problem is that that LibO accepts the SUM() for FILESAVE as .xls, but not for FILEOPEN .xls
Same behavior with LibO 3.3.3 amd OOo 3.1.1, so this seems inherited from OOo
I still have to learn more concerning our save as .xls policy before I decide whether this Bug needs a fix. But together with Bug 44817 LibO behavior is inconsistent.
I still observe this error/inconsistency in
Version 188.8.131.52.beta2 (Build ID: 4104d660979c57e1160b5135634f732918460a0)
on Ubuntu 12.04 (x86)
using the files attached to Bug 44817
(In reply to comment #0)
> 1. Open attached sample document"test10.ods"
Hi Rainer.. That file isnt here, nor in Bug 44817
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