Is this a feature or a bug?
In the future, please make your bug reports more detailed, there’s no character limit, this is not an SMS ;-)
For example, what’s your OS? Did you notice this problem in an earlier version of LibreOffice, or is this a regression in the 4.0.x series?
My OS is Linux (KDE 4.8.4), and AFAICT this happens only since the upgrade to 4.0. Currently I use 18.104.22.168 from Debian Experimental.
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Ok, ok. I supplied the info, but forgot to change the status.
BTW in 22.214.171.124 it seems that the X is mostly drawn, except on the first time opening the given toolbar.
Please read full comment - correct status is UNCONFIRMED. Thanks
LibO 126.96.36.199 on Win7 :
- mouse over the X : full button drawing (border, background and cross)
- mouse not over the X : only the cross, drawn as 2 thin black lines over the medium grey of the top bar.
Just an hypothesis : maybe caused by the use of a theme with darker color for such top bars, resulting in a difficulty to distinghish the black cross ?
I see no issues with "X" buttons in floating toolbars using LibO 188.8.131.52 under Win7x64
if issue is still reproducible please post a screenshot.
otherwise mark it as RESOLVED WORKSFORME
Created attachment 103475 [details]
(In reply to comment #7)
> I see no issues with "X" buttons in floating toolbars using LibO 184.108.40.206
> under Win7x64
> if issue is still reproducible please post a screenshot.
> otherwise mark it as RESOLVED WORKSFORME
I'm truly delighted that none of the UI bugs I reported are reproducible on Windows.
Here is a screenshot demonstrating the issue. Initially the X is missing, it only appears once the mouse pointer moves over it.
thanks 4 screenshot.
it must be a Linux specific issue. I confirm it's not reproducible under Windows.
have you tried upgrading to 4.2.x and resetting the user profile?
Created attachment 103489 [details]
Screenshot from LO 220.127.116.11
Looks like dependent to some DE in Linux.
Confirm that behavior with Ubuntu 12.04 x86 Gnome 3.4.2 since 18.104.22.168 (package from PPA & LO site has same result). "x" is present but black colored, so it looks like not present.
22.214.171.124 and 126.96.36.199 slightly better, the "x" is grey colored.
I don't know with package from Ubuntu repository.
So since ign Christian was able to confirm, setting to NEW. Although I'm not sure I do understand his screenshot, since I do not see any floating toolbar.
But for me in 14.04 and LO 188.8.131.52 all floating toolbars have the "x" to close them permanently showing. So somewhat unsure what to make of this.
Can someone clarify this? Maybe already fixed? If not, under which circumstances is this persisting?
Created attachment 103546 [details]
Screenshot with pointer hover over "x"
Hi Foss.. I attach additional screenshot showing what it looks like if we hover the pointer to the "x" that is "hidden" in screenshot on comment 10.
I can confirm with Ubuntu 14.04 Unity and LO 184.108.40.206 (package from Ubuntu repository) that "x" not exist. Perhaps it's because HUD activated with that package & Unity activated (by default)
But in those screenshots I'm using Ubuntu 12.04 with Gnome. Unity disabled, no HUD.
Looks like I misread this bug. Sorry all for the noise.. Please forget all my comments before.
I can't reproduce comment 8 with LO 220.127.116.11 on Ubuntu 12.04 x86. That "x" exist in "Table" floating toolbar.
Set back to UNCONFIRMED
please tell if you still see that bug with updated Linux O/S and LibO (current relases is 18.104.22.168)
I set status to NEEDINFO waiting for your feedback
In Debian Unstable the newest version is 22.214.171.124, which still has this problem. I don't know if I should dare to install 4.4.0-rc2 from Experimental.
No problem with floating toolbar Xes on Kubuntu 14.10
LibO Version: 126.96.36.199
Build ID: 430m0(Build:2)
Maybe you can try with a live USB or virtual machine of some KDE distro to see, if you can reproduce.
Any update on this? Have you tried 4.4?
Setting to NEEDINFO, while waiting for news.
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