Bug 77843 - FILEOPEN: particular doc file with floating table, no longer imported as text frame
Summary: FILEOPEN: particular doc file with floating table, no longer imported as text...
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: All All
: high major
Assignee: Not Assigned
Keywords: bibisected, bisected, regression
Depends on:
Blocks: DOC-Tables
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Reported: 2014-04-24 01:47 UTC by Yousuf Philips (jay) (retired)
Modified: 2019-09-30 09:16 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

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table with document title not position correctly (8.32 KB, image/jpeg)
2014-04-24 01:47 UTC, Yousuf Philips (jay) (retired)
the converted .doc file (186.50 KB, application/msword)
2014-04-24 01:47 UTC, Yousuf Philips (jay) (retired)
Issue fixed. Comparison between Libreoffice and Word 2010 (85.14 KB, image/jpeg)
2015-09-08 14:58 UTC, Xisco Faulí

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Description Yousuf Philips (jay) (retired) 2014-04-24 01:47:02 UTC
Created attachment 97839 [details]
table with document title not position correctly

I downloaded the .docx file found at < http://download.microsoft.com/documents/rus/microsoft4you/How_to_license_the_operating_system_Windows_8_new.docx > and used the microsoft compatibility pack to convert it to a .doc file. Then i opened the .doc file in LibO and on the first page, the table with the title is incorrectly positioned. This is a regression since 4.1.
Comment 1 Yousuf Philips (jay) (retired) 2014-04-24 01:47:49 UTC
Created attachment 97840 [details]
the converted .doc file
Comment 2 Jorendc 2014-04-26 13:30:03 UTC
Reproducible, tested using Windows 8.1 with LibreOffice Version:
Build ID: f4a6837025a293312cbc43b9c527851362f11030
TinderBox: Win-x86@47-TDF, Branch:MASTER, Time: 2014-04-26_09:21:18

It is even worse in 4.3 (see my bug report: bug 77723).

Kind regards,
Comment 3 Jorendc 2014-04-26 13:50:21 UTC
Also reproducible using Windows 8.1 with LibreOffice Version: 
Build ID: 1c1366bba2ba2b554cd2ca4d87c06da81c05d24

Indeed NOT reproducible using Version (Bouw-id: 2e2573268451a50806fcd60ae2d9fe01dd0ce24)

Reproducible using Versie: 
Build ID: 89ea49ddacd9aa532507cbf852f2bb22b1ace28

So, indeed a regression between 4.0 vs 4.1 branch.
Comment 4 Joel Madero 2014-05-30 05:58:35 UTC
This one was a bit rough to bibisect - the dialog has changed and the new one doesn't have horizontal/vertical position - instead it has other values that always seems to be saying 0" but something indeed is changing. Hope the bibisect is correct.
 6e5f82006fc43350e99921f79aa713701147d9ac is the first bad commit
commit 6e5f82006fc43350e99921f79aa713701147d9ac
Author: Bjoern Michaelsen <bjoern.michaelsen@canonical.com>
Date:   Thu Oct 17 05:16:54 2013 +0000

    commit 1472b5f87314fe660ef1a7b254e51272669f12f6
    Author:     Alia Almusaireae <almusaireae@kacst.edu.sa>
    AuthorDate: Mon May 6 09:11:30 2013 +0300
    Commit:     Bosdonnat Cedric <cedric.bosdonnat@free.fr>
    CommitDate: Mon May 13 15:12:01 2013 +0000
        zoomandviewlayout.ui widget
        Change-Id: I8d607a5960ffc3c69ffa97ca3e2ebae555044581
        Reviewed-on: https://gerrit.libreoffice.org/3794
        Reviewed-by: Bosdonnat Cedric <cedric.bosdonnat@free.fr>
        Tested-by: Bosdonnat Cedric <cedric.bosdonnat@free.fr>

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Comment 5 Michael Stahl (allotropia) 2014-07-04 22:32:32 UTC
the problem is that the table used to be imported wrapped inside
a text frame (to fake floating table) but now it's a plain table.

regression from:

commit 8fe8bd6c3b5b1a539b7370f8c457fa69c061d2de
Author:     Miklos Vajna <vmiklos@suse.cz>
AuthorDate: Mon May 13 11:24:58 2013 +0200

    Related: fdo#61594 SwWW8ImplReader::StartApo: don't always start a frame

well since Writer can't do floating tables we can't handle
every document perfectly...
Comment 6 Björn Michaelsen 2014-10-16 14:59:22 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 7 Xisco Faulí 2015-09-08 14:58:09 UTC
Created attachment 118528 [details]
Issue fixed. Comparison between Libreoffice and Word 2010
Comment 8 Xisco Faulí 2015-09-08 14:58:21 UTC
I can no longer reproduce this issue with

Build ID: 81898c9f5c0d43f3473ba111d7b351050be20261
Locale: es-ES (es_ES)

and Office Word 2010

on Windows 7 (64-bit)

Thus, I close this as RESOLVED WORKSFORME
Comment 9 Robinson Tryon (qubit) 2015-12-15 11:03:44 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)