Bug 57818 - EDITING: when using paintbrush tool with rectangle box selected, every time you try to scroll you'll jump back up
Summary: EDITING: when using paintbrush tool with rectangle box selected, every time y...
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
Version:
(earliest affected)
3.6.3.2 release
Hardware: All All
: medium minor
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Blocks: Writer-View-Jumps Clone-Formatting
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Reported: 2012-12-02 21:11 UTC by Gregor Knechtges
Modified: 2019-04-02 22:54 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Just try to copy the format with the "brush" tool of one of the upper boxes to one of the lower ones. (44.20 KB, application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.text)
2012-12-02 21:11 UTC, Gregor Knechtges
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New brush bug (8.77 KB, application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.text)
2016-02-21 10:02 UTC, Gregor Knechtges
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Description Gregor Knechtges 2012-12-02 21:11:02 UTC
Created attachment 70942 [details]
Just try to copy the format with the "brush" tool of one of the upper boxes to one of the lower ones.

If you open writer ... insert some rectangular boxes from the drawing tool one on top and one near bottom of a document then write sth. into the boxes and then want to copy/paste the format with the "brush" tool from the upper box to the lower box ... you cannot reach the bottom box cuz every time you move down with the "brush" the page flips up.
Comment 1 Jorendc 2013-01-03 11:09:45 UTC
Thanks for reporting!

I can reproduce using LibreOffice 4.1.0.0.alpha0+ (Build ID: 73731b01cd65defdf9b42a9754bede3ba84221d)
TinderBox: MacOSX-Intel@1-built_no-moz_on_10.6.8, Branch:master, Time: 2013-01-02_08:47:51
Comment 2 Jorendc 2013-01-03 11:10:49 UTC
Comment on attachment 70942 [details]
Just try to copy the format with the "brush" tool of one of the upper boxes to one of the lower ones.

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Comment 3 QA Administrators 2015-01-05 17:51:41 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 4 Buovjaga 2015-01-22 17:23:03 UTC
(In reply to Gregor Knechtges from comment #0)
> Created attachment 70942 [details]
> you cannot reach the bottom box cuz every time you
> move down with the "brush" the page flips up.

Confirmed.

Win 7 Pro 64-bit Version: 4.5.0.0.alpha0+
Build ID: 07e84cae983c08afdba03018413a19d01abb3006
TinderBox: Win-x86@62-TDF, Branch:MASTER, Time: 2015-01-19_06:15:38
Comment 5 QA Administrators 2016-02-21 08:35:58 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 6 Gregor Knechtges 2016-02-21 09:55:55 UTC
Bug still present. (But changed now)

Using here LO version 5.0.5.2 in Kubuntu 12.04 (precise)

a) after selecting text in one of the boxes the brush button cannot be used cuz it is greyed out.

b) if I select the whole box with the text in it I can select the brush tool but then I would copy not only the format of the text but also the box formatting. (which is not how it should be)

The new bug we are facing now: by copying the format (box and text selected) to the second box the box shrinks to just wrap around the text.

Thanks for taking your time!
Comment 7 Gregor Knechtges 2016-02-21 10:02:30 UTC
Created attachment 122844 [details]
New brush bug

HEre is my try. I just created two boxes of same size with one word in it. I then wanted to copy the word formatting from one box to the other which will not work cuz the brush tool is greyed out.

I then just selected the whole box with text in it and used the brush tool. Now the affected box shrinks to the size of the inner text. No text format copied.

regards
Comment 8 QA Administrators 2017-03-06 15:23:57 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 9 sdc.blanco 2019-04-02 22:54:15 UTC
Confirm the bug in Comment #0 -- after selecting the box at the top of the screen, cannot scroll down to the second box.  Tested with attachment 122844 [details].

Version: 6.1.5.2 (x64)
Build ID: 90f8dcf33c87b3705e78202e3df5142b201bd805
CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 10.0; UI render: default; 
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