Bug 72239 (Draw-Cell-Filling) - table cell properties should be saved using style:table-cell-properties element
Summary: table cell properties should be saved using style:table-cell-properties element
Status: NEW
Alias: Draw-Cell-Filling
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Draw (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Inherited From OOo
Hardware: Other All
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Keywords: filter:odf
Depends on: 103602
Blocks: ImpressDraw-Tables ImpressDraw-Styles Table-Styles
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Reported: 2013-12-02 18:28 UTC by David Tardon
Modified: 2022-10-29 03:39 UTC (History)
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Description David Tardon 2013-12-02 18:28:08 UTC
Draw/Impress save table cell attributes (e.g., background color or border format) in style:graphics-properties and style:paragraph-properties. They should use style:table-cell-properties where possible.

This is a complementary bug to bug 72238, which contains samples how the styles are currently saved and how they should be saved.
Comment 1 QA Administrators 2015-04-19 03:21:39 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 2 David Tardon 2015-04-19 07:42:28 UTC
Still wrong in current master.
Comment 3 Robinson Tryon (qubit) 2015-12-03 11:24:34 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 4 Regina Henschel 2016-08-27 16:49:56 UTC
The element <style:graphic-properties> is not allowed in case of style:family="table-cell". LibreOffice writes invalid ODF.
Comment 5 QA Administrators 2017-09-01 11:17:49 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 6 Regina Henschel 2017-09-01 14:18:10 UTC
The problem is still there in Version:
Build ID: 4c99b8a9de59f3c5280ff2944d9f828822897f4a
CPU threads: 4; OS: Windows 6.1; UI render: default; 
Locale: de-DE (de_DE); Calc: group

In the meantime the namespace was changed to loext. That solves the part "invalid" of this issue, but it is still bad design, because it violates the rule, that properties which can be expressed in ODF1.2 should not be put into private namespace.

The problem <loext:graphic-properties> is part of the superordinate problem, how to bring the filling properties which come with the new Area dialog to ODF. There is an ongoing discussion about that topic in bug 103602.
Comment 7 QA Administrators 2018-09-02 02:49:33 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 8 QA Administrators 2020-10-28 04:42:36 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 9 QA Administrators 2022-10-29 03:39:12 UTC
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