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Bug 90344 - Shape anchors incorrectly (file attached)
Summary: Shape anchors incorrectly (file attached)
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Writer (show other bugs)
(earliest affected)
Inherited From OOo
Hardware: x86-64 (AMD64) All
: medium normal
Assignee: Not Assigned
Depends on:
Blocks: Anchor-and-Text-Wrap Shapes
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Reported: 2015-03-30 08:33 UTC by Bart
Modified: 2020-05-07 12:58 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Ellipse anchor bug on page 8 (1.03 MB, application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.text)
2015-03-30 08:33 UTC, Bart

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Description Bart 2015-03-30 08:33:44 UTC
Created attachment 114458 [details]
Ellipse anchor bug on page 8

In attached file, p.8, when drawing a red ellipse on top of the image on top of the page, it jumps to the footer area of the previous page and can no longer be selected. Also impossible to draw an ellipse on top of the image except in anchor mode "page" (but I want it to move with the image).

To reproduce:
- open attached file
- scroll to page 8
- draw an ellipse on top of the image on top of the page

Observed behavior: ellipse jumps to footer area of previous page
Expected behavior: ellipse stays on top of image, or jumps to page area (not footer area) of page above

- draw the ellipse in the text area below the upper image, it will stay in place
- drag the ellipse unto the image above, it will again jump to the footer area of the previous page
Changing anchor mode of the ellipse to "to Paragraph", "to Character" or "as character" does not change anything. "To Page" works, but is not desired (ellipse has to move together with underlying image).

The same setup (ellipse on top of image) does works on the second image on the same page.
Comment 1 A (Andy) 2015-03-30 17:18:11 UTC
Reproducible with LO, Win 8.1
Comment 2 Matthew Francis 2015-04-05 14:49:28 UTC
Also reproducible on Linux in LO 3.3.0

-> Version: Inherited from OOo
-> Platform: All
Comment 3 tommy27 2016-04-16 07:22:41 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 4 QA Administrators 2017-05-22 13:22:05 UTC Comment hidden (obsolete)
Comment 5 Bart 2017-05-22 14:27:21 UTC
Reproduced with LibreOffice Writer
Windows 10 Pro build 1703.
Same bug behavior.
Comment 6 QA Administrators 2018-06-25 02:41:33 UTC
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