I received a .doc file which uses text frames inside the header.
The frames and their content (image & text)
-> appears properly in Word 2010
-> does not appear properly in Writer (3.6.5 / 126.96.36.199 and 188.8.131.52 tested): some frames are empty onother has different paragraphe attributes
find the file attached.
Have a nice day :)
Operating System: Windows 8
Version: 184.108.40.206 rc
Created attachment 76005 [details]
faulty .doc file
Thanks for reporting!
I can confirm this behavior using Linux Mint 14 x64 with LibreOffice 220.127.116.11.
Same behavior using Version 18.104.22.168.alpha0+ (Build ID: 956c8eed2ca24285d1a19cda2f5f878b3e455ca).
Although I don't have a document to compare with, it is obvious that it isn't shown right. I'll attach a PDF-export of this document.
@Bug reporter: is it possible for you to attach a pdf version, exported using word, so we have a document 'how it should look like'?
Thanks in advance,
Created attachment 76006 [details]
How it looks like using LibreOffice4-0-1-2
the faulty .doc file i uploaded here when reporting the bug is wrong (sorry about that).
I tried again with the original file on the latest pre-release 4.0.2 RC1. The default layout has evolved in something different : now most of the content is visible but the IBAN bank number in the footer is trunkated.
Find attached 3 files :
- original .doc
- Correct layout from Word 2010 (pdf)
- Wrong layout from Libreoffice 4.0.2 RC1
thanks & sorry for the delay,
Created attachment 76659 [details]
Original .doc file
Created attachment 76660 [details]
Wrong layout with Libreoffice 22.214.171.124
Created attachment 76661 [details]
Correct layout from Word 2010
(In reply to comment #4)
> I tried again with the original file on the latest pre-release 4.0.2 RC1.
> The default layout has evolved in something different : now most of the
> content is visible but the IBAN bank number in the footer is trunkated.
I can confirm that, but I see this is due the fact the right image overlaps it. Play with Right Click > Arrange > Send Backwards etc doens't work. The only thing I can advice for now is to shift the frame that contains the right image a bit to the right, so it doesn't overlap the text frame which contains that IBAN number.
Therefore I'm going to report this bug against the fact you can't "arrange" text frames. Are you okay with this?
I agree with your suggestion that the bug is about "you can't arrange text frame" but in addition :
- you can't arrange pictures (within the footer)
- the Original layout of .doc file is not preserved in LO(even slightly different).
I am not familiar with bug process so i'll trust your point of view for the best way to put it as a bug.
Reproducible with LO 126.96.36.199, Win 8.1
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more or less similar in Version: 188.8.131.52.alpha0+
Build ID: 65f6a4088ad5d51a3225905aa6e2fa175f3eab49
CPU threads: 4; OS: Linux 4.15; UI render: default; VCL: gtk3;
TinderBox: Linux-rpm_deb-x86_64@86-TDF, Branch:master, Time: 2019-02-03_17:11:18
Locale: nl-NL (nl_NL.UTF-8); UI-Language: en-US
would be interesting to see if it is different if bug 122878 lands in the master builds