Bug 83982 - Saving Draw fluxogram in SVG format lost the math equations
Summary: Saving Draw fluxogram in SVG format lost the math equations
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Draw (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) release
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64) Windows (All)
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
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Reported: 2014-09-17 11:51 UTC by Ricardo
Modified: 2015-07-18 17:27 UTC (History)
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Description Ricardo 2014-09-17 11:51:52 UTC
If you do something in Libreoffice Draw (like an fluxogram) and insert equations with Libreoffice Math and save the work in svg format, the equations are lost. If you do the equations using the TexMath add-on, they are retained.
Comment 1 Buovjaga 2014-11-14 08:28:14 UTC
I made a formula x=3 and saved as .svg. Inkscape does not display it.
In the .svg, the formula can be seen as:
<g class="SlideGroup">
   <g id="id1" class="Slide" clip-path="url(#presentation_clip_path)">
    <g class="Page">
     <g class="OLE2">
      <g id="id3"><desc>150</desc><desc>139</desc><desc>129</desc><desc>149</desc><desc>150</desc><desc>139</desc><desc>138</desc><desc>136</desc><desc>135</desc><desc>134</desc><desc>114</desc><tspan class="TextPosition" y="14748"><tspan font-family="Liberation Serif, serif" font-size="422px" font-style="italic" font-weight="400" fill="rgb(0,0,0)" stroke="none">x</tspan><desc>140</desc><desc>139</desc><desc>138</desc><desc>136</desc><desc>135</desc><desc>134</desc><desc>114</desc><tspan font-family="OpenSymbol" font-size="422px" font-weight="400" fill="rgb(0,0,0)" stroke="none">=</tspan><desc>140</desc><desc>139</desc><desc>138</desc><desc>136</desc><desc>135</desc><desc>134</desc><desc>114</desc><tspan font-family="Liberation Serif, serif" font-size="422px" font-weight="400" fill="rgb(0,0,0)" stroke="none">3</tspan><desc>140</desc><desc>149</desc><desc>150</desc><desc>140</desc></tspan>

Can you verify that the equations you inserted are in the .svg, but hidden when viewed in a vector editor?

Win 7 64-bit Version:
Build ID: b021b5983c62e266b82d9f0c5c6d8d8900553827
TinderBox: Win-x86@39, Branch:master, Time: 2014-11-12_01:10:08
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