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Architecture: x86, x86-64
Security patch: No
Priority: Recommended
Distribution Type: Public


Revision: 1
Document ID: 5155345
Creation Date: 2013-01-11 08:26:11


LibreOffice 3.5-37 fixes customer reported issues that were present in LibreOffice 3.5 release.


LibreOffice 3.5-37 fixes customer reported issues that were present in LibreOffice 3.5 release. For details see the changelog. This MSP is a binary patch that can be installed over the base (LibreOffice 3.5-3) or over any other earlier PTF patch.

change log


  • use snap rectangle instead of logic rectangle

         - so that pictures inserted into rotated placeholders are placed
           in the transformed rectangle and don't endup at wrong position
           e.g. outside of slide


  • bnc#782833: (PPT) Fix font size at end of para.
        Font size at the end of the para when there is a
        new(empty) line is set using an extra charprops definition.


  • fdo#54718: fix opcode detection in basic resulting in failed/unregcognized code


  • bnc#780830: export embedded spreadsheet(s)


  • bnc#780645 DOCX import: add support for fixed column width
  • bnc#780277: select field when clicking it instead of having cursor before it


  • bnc#789482: Fixed several docx export bugs
    + hyperlink starting before a field and ending in its results isn't
    + when footnotes have hyperlinks we need to add the proper XML
           namespace and output the relations to a different file.
  • bnc#789482 DOCX: export track change data after w:hyperlink
  • bnc#782833: Rotated text in emf images looks thicker.


  • bnc#785727: Add more safety checks, exact bug mechanism unclear


  • bnc#785767: import NS_ooxml::LN_CT_TrPrBase_gridBefore
  • bnc#787452: add some new ado constants


  • bnc#757387: partially fixed character positions translation


  • bnc#780645: DOCX export: export default table cell margins, based on 1st cell


  • fdo#55931: Fix renderding of subscript/superscript with Autofit Text.


  • bnc#778854: Fixes quite some issues with bullet points


  • bnc#783638: DOCX import of wp:inline's distT/B/L/R attributes


  • bnc#783433: fix text rotation for txXfrm element


  • bnc#783202: implement a:overrideClrMapping
  • bnc#780645, rhbz#820283, fdo#55462: sw: better fix for DOCX table import crash


  • do not insert empty textbodies for empty placeholder shapes


  • bnc#782597: Allow adding external templates


  • bnc#782345: import DOCX w:splitPgBreakAndParaMark compat option
  • bnc#782061 DOCX import: w:position should respect w:sz in w:rPrDefault
  • sw: implement page-relative size for drawing objects and import them from docx
  • bnc#781825 fix DOCX import of bottom para margin autospacing
  • bnc#780843 fix docx import of cont section's header/footer on title page
  • better pptx custom shape presets import/export
  • write only non NaN chart series values (fixes part of bnc#760997)
  • bnc#707779: Fix overflowing of left margin value in editeng when negative.


  • bnc#780853: fix DOCX import of w:sdtContent in table cell
  • bnc#780517: Only treat empty values as continuations of previous categories.
  • bnc#779627: VML: import mso-position-vertical:center and friends
  • bnc#780563: Fixed table import in shapes table handler was missing
  • bnc#779834 fix VML import of absolutely positioned image with no left margin
  • bnc#779627: table empty cell para collapse fix with fly frames
  • docx import: position table using tblInd OR tblCellMar
  • bnc#779627: fixed writerfilter import of grid when there are nested tables
  • bnc#779627: forgot to remove a debug fprintf
  • bnc#780296, bnc#781166: xlsx fix cyclic referenced defined names fixes
  • bnc#780851: probably a rather ugly hack for inline text frame in a table


  • bnc#779627: docx import of table styles, why not copy the ids?
  • bnc#779627: fixed the collapse empty cell paragraphs compat option
  • bnc#779627: added quite some compat options from the ww8 filter on writerfilter
  • bnc#778828: fix docx import of continous section break on title page


  • bnc#778148: sw: fix mouse pointer over urls with background image
  • bnc#779627: support for arcsize value in VML
  • bnc#779627: use VML mso-position-* to center shapes
  • bnc#778140: DOCX import of w:doNotUseHTMLParagraphAutoSpacing compat option
  • bnc#778140: fix import of w:fldSimple character properties
  • bnc#778140: as the comment says, it's 100 twips
  • bnc#778140: enable AddParaTableSpacing for docx, as it's enabled for ww8 as well
  • bnc#771549: Import text offsets in shapes.


  • bnc#778859: Non autofit text are imported as autofit.
  • bnc#778836: fix DOCX import of right margin vs numbering and paragraph styles
  • bnc#778836: do not let a style override paragraph's numbering
  • bnc#778133: sw: add BackgroundParaOverDrawings compat flag
  • bnc#778148: SwEditWin::MouseButtonDown: prefer url over hell frames on ctrl-click
  • fdo#41992: avoid writing empty p:childTnLst elements
  • bnc#759197: adjust chart layout distance
  • bnc#719988, bnc#734733: Bullet should have same color as following text by default

  • bnc#777699: Clip the objects to the pagewe are painting
  • bnc#777337: fix DOCX import of title page top/bottom margin with headers/footers
  • bnc#777337: dmapper: better fix for import of titlepg top/bottom margin
  • bnc#777337: SwEditWin::UpdatePointer: fix mouse pointer wrt. background images
  • bnc#775270: clip pictures instead of scaling they don't fit
  • bnc#777345: import imagedata of v:rect elements inside OLE objects

SUSE 3.5 bugfix release 13 (rc1)
  • fdo#36138: sd: fix undo in text objects
  • fdo#49892: import RTF_SHPB{X,Y}PAGE
  • fdo#51034: fix docx import of HYPERLINK field, l param
  • fdo#48446: implement RTF_CPG
  • fdo#47311: don't crash when pasting into more than 1 sheet
  • fdo#46249: UCBContentHelper::GetTitle must not fail for void property
  • fdo#47434: Zero rect. size causing wrong line positions.
  • Do not check the stored DIFAT sector count.
  • ensure placeholder substitution on XclImpDrawObjBase::ReadObj8 failure
  • validate polypolygon point counts
  • fdo#46020: fixed missing footnote docx/doc/rtf export
  • some tweaks in RTF filter
  • fdo#38056: fix XMLTextImportPropertyMapper regression:
  • fdo#45724: improve WW8 textbox export
  • fdo#45724: fix WW8 export of textbox default background color
  • fdo#48033: fix RTF import of pictures inside table cells
  • StarCalc 1.0: fix memory leaks
  • hwpfilter: improve text import and error handling
  • mhu24: add comphelper::newArray_{null,ex} helpers
  • better page descriptor handling in RTF
  • do not crash when opening rtf file with unclosed field group
  • broken embedded object previews
  • fdo#50990: libvisio 0.0.19
  • fdo#47368: fix one potential re-enterancy hazard around even emission
  • fdo#39812: Writer: fix collapsing merged table border painting:
  • fdo#44534: invalidate bound rect after drag&drop
  • fdo#50975: rsvg_handle_new_from_data calls rsvg_handle_close
  • fdo#50800: populate composedCommandNames ASAP, not at call of getFromClause
  • fdo#38056: ODF import: fix page style attributes:
  • fdo#48335: two RTF export fixes
  • fdo#46966: dmapper: fix headery/footery default value
  • fdo#52066: fix RTF import of rectangle shape without text in it
  • fdo#50801: fix cross-reference text when Caption order is Numbering first
  • fdo#52143: use Unicode functions for QuickStarter tooltip
  • fdo#47947: Data Form dialog layout fix
  • fdo#52107: double delete in Calc's html parser
  • fdo#47071: Undocked toolbars do not show all icons in special ratio
  • fdo#35953: resize controls on Solver dialog of Calc
  • fdo#51793: FormatNumber can handle sal_uInt32 values after all...
  • fdo#50849: work around psqlodbc segfault
  • rhbz#838248: init filter criteria string
  • fdo#49486: fix graphite2 hyphenation regression
  • fdo#43398: dmapper: Switch paragraphs to RTL based on the value of w:BiDi.
  • fdo#43556: round pos&dim of report controls & sections to nearest 10^-4m
  • fdo#36824: hsqldb properly escape automatically built names
  • fdo#39415: sw: fix vertical collapsing border painting:
  • fdo#39415: sw: fix collapsing border painting more:
  • fdo#39415: sw: fix collapsing border painting:
  • i#119400: repair broken undo
  • fdo#52374: update German Thesaurus (2012-06-17)

  • bnc#777181: open plain XML files in Writer
  • bnc#775899: docx import of w:usePrinterMetrics compat option
  • bnc#775899: docx import: set PrinterIndependentLayout like ww8 does
  • bnc#775899: Writer: add FloattableNomargins compat flag
  • bnc#775899: Writer: SwXText::convertToTextFrame fix for multi-paragraph tables
  • bnc#775899: initial docx import of w:vertAnchor inside w:tblpPr
  • bnc#775899: SwXText::convertToTextFrame fix removing fake paragraph
  • fix math export/import in docx/rtf
  • bnc#775906: docx import: dmapper: fix inherited first/left margin vs w:ind/w:right

  • make fontwork custom shapes as one path object created from polypolygon
  • bnc#741480: adjusted display of Bracket/BracePair in ppt
  • bnc#773048: PPTX shape margins need to be rotated as well.

  • bnc#774921: Be more careful in recognizing MathML
  • bnc#774167: Crash fix.
  • bnc#774681: SwFltControlStack::NewAttr don't extend font name / size attributes
  • bnc#744510: Improved 'vert' text imports.

  • bnc#773061: try somewhat harder to read w:position
  • bnc#774681, fdo#51772: failure to import a specific .rtf file
  • bnc#773515: SwPageFrm::PaintBorderAndShadow fix shadow color on partial redraw

  • bnc#759180: pptx import: graphics overlapped with text
  • bnc#770708: add TabRatio api and detect macro at group shape fixes
  • fdo#51336, bnc#757602: change vcl checkbox no-label behaviour

  • Fixes crashing while loading manipulated pptx files

  • bnc#772094: writerfilter, pictures anchored in header/footer won't be opaque
  • bnc#760019: removing problematic code that disrupts numbering level

  • bnc#768027: crash fix
  • fdo#51667: check for invalid tab number
  • fdo#51601: do not attempt to compile running formula cell
  • fdo#51619: do not ask for parameters if all have already been given
  • bnc#768027: slide notesMaster and notes import
  • bnc#760997: make sure we don't export shapes with negative size
  • bnc#758565: wrong master slide shape being used
  • bnc#719988, bnc#734733: bullet should have same color as following text by default
  • bnc#769162, fdo#49921: make sure all tab pages have the same dimensions
  • bnc#759210: certain smartart drawings weren't imported

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