Steps to reproduce:
1. create a chart
2. place it anywhere but not in A1
3. anchor to cell
4. Save file
5. Reload file
chart is replace at A1
chart should kept the same place
This bug was corrected for LibO 3.6.2
Patch should be back-ported to 3.5.7
Platform (if different from the browser):
Browser: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; rv:15.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/15.0.1
Confirmed on Win XP
The bug is already present is LibO 3.5.7 RC1 but NOT in LibO 3.5.6
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Test file to check position of chart
Test file with a chart positioned in C1
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Screenshot of the file correctly opened with LibO 3.5.6
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Screenshot of the file wrongly opened with LibO 3.5.7RC1
3.5.7 is already out and there will not probably be a 3.5.8 release (3.5.x life cicle is over)
since the bug is fixed in LibO 3.6.2 I suggest to upgrade to this or following 3.6.x branche releases.
Kohei Yoshida committed a patch related to this issue.
It has been pushed to "libreoffice-3-5":
Resolves: fdo#56009 fdo#54695 Calculate positions of cell-anchored objects
It will be available in LibreOffice 3.5.8.
The patch should be included in the daily builds available at
http://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.
yeah, there probably won't be another 3.5 release, but I pushed it to that branch in case there is for some reason