Bug 94320 - Area and line content panels shouldnt appear when selecting the pie chart
Summary: Area and line content panels shouldnt appear when selecting the pie chart
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Chart (show other bugs)
(earliest affected) Master
Hardware: Other All
: medium normal
Assignee: Markus Mohrhard
Whiteboard: target:5.1.0
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Blocks: Chart-Sidebar
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Reported: 2015-09-17 18:24 UTC by Yousuf Philips (jay) (retired)
Modified: 2016-10-25 19:20 UTC (History)
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Description Yousuf Philips (jay) (retired) 2015-09-17 18:24:01 UTC
When selecting the 'Chart' element of a pie chart in chart edit mode, the sidebar shows the area and line content panels, which it shouldnt, as the the 'format selection' option is disabled when in this selection and changing anything in area and line doesnt change anything in the chart.

Build ID: cbf3fac0a5a1be34b2e1a58da959debd24ebc017
TinderBox: Linux-rpm_deb-x86_64@70-TDF, Branch:master, Time: 2015-09-17_07:03:22
Locale: en-US (en_US.UTF-8)
Comment 1 Markus Mohrhard 2015-10-03 13:46:02 UTC
I actually have no idea what the Chart element represents. Internally the type seems to be OBJECTTYPE_DIAGRAM. That one has already some special handling in the area and line panel for the other chart types.
Comment 2 Commit Notification 2015-10-03 14:01:30 UTC
Markus Mohrhard committed a patch related to this issue.
It has been pushed to "master":


don't show area and line panel in pie chart Chart selection, tdf#94320

It will be available in 5.1.0.

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