[Upstream] Initial Print Preview shows more than content area importing Excel .xls

Bug #897101 reported by karaluh on 2011-11-28
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
LibreOffice
Confirmed
Low
libreoffice (Ubuntu)
Medium
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Bug Description

1) lsb_release -rd
Description: Ubuntu 11.10
Release: 11.10

2) apt-cache policy libreoffice-calc
libreoffice-calc:
  Installed: 1:3.4.4-0ubuntu1
  Candidate: 1:3.4.4-0ubuntu1
  Version table:
 *** 1:3.4.4-0ubuntu1 0
        500 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ oneiric-updates/main i386 Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
     1:3.4.3-3ubuntu2 0
        500 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ oneiric/main i386 Packages

3) What is expected to happen in LibreOffice Calc via the Terminal:

cd ~/Desktop && wget -c https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libreoffice/+bug/897101/+attachment/2610867/+files/WW%20stan%20na%2021.11.2011%20%282%29.xls -O testcase.xls && localc -nologo testcase.xls

File -> Print Preview is it looks like the Excel screenshot https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libreoffice/+bug/897101/+attachment/2610889/+files/Excel.jpg .

4) What happens instead is it looks different in LO screenshot https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libreoffice/+bug/897101/+attachment/2610890/+files/Libreoffice.png .

WORKAROUND: Highlight Q340 through A1 -> File -> Print -> click radio button "Selected cells".

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.10
Package: libreoffice-calc 1:3.4.4-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 3.0.0-14.23-generic 3.0.9
Uname: Linux 3.0.0-14-generic i686
ApportVersion: 1.23-0ubuntu4
Architecture: i386
Date: Mon Nov 28 09:05:06 2011
ProcEnviron:
 LANGUAGE=pl_PL:pl:en_GB:en
 PATH=(custom, user)
 LANG=pl_PL.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: libreoffice
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to oneiric on 2011-10-18 (40 days ago)

karaluh (karaluh) wrote :
karaluh (karaluh) wrote :

Excel screenshot

karaluh (karaluh) wrote :

Calc screenshot

karaluh, thank you for taking the time to report this bug and helping to make Ubuntu better. The issue you are reporting is an upstream one and it would be nice if somebody having it could send the bug to the developers of the software by following the instructions at http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/BugReport . If you have done so, please tell us the number of the upstream bug (or the link), so we can add a bugwatch that will inform us about its status. Thanks in advance.

description: updated
summary: - Incorrect printouts from calc
+ Initial Print Preview shows more than content area importing Excel .xls
Changed in libreoffice (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Medium
status: New → Triaged
Changed in df-libreoffice:
status: New → Incomplete

Downstream bug may be found at:
https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libreoffice/+bug/897101

1) lsb_release -rd
Description: Ubuntu precise (development branch)
Release: 12.04

2) apt-cache policy libreoffice-calc
libreoffice-calc:
  Installed: 1:3.5.2-2ubuntu1
  Candidate: 1:3.5.2-2ubuntu1
  Version table:
 *** 1:3.5.2-2ubuntu1 0
        500 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ precise/main i386 Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status

3) What is expected to happen in LibreOffice Calc via the Terminal:

cd ~/Desktop && wget -c https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libreoffice/+bug/897101/+attachment/2610867/+files/WW%20stan%20na%2021.11.2011%20%282%29.xls -O testcase.xls && localc -nologo testcase.xls

File -> Print Preview is it looks like the Excel screenshot https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libreoffice/+bug/897101/+attachment/2610889/+files/Excel.jpg .

4) What happens instead is it looks different in LO screenshot https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libreoffice/+bug/897101/+attachment/2610890/+files/Libreoffice.png .

WORKAROUND: Highlight Q340 through A1 -> File -> Print -> click radio button "Selected cells".

Changed in df-libreoffice:
importance: Undecided → Unknown
status: Incomplete → Unknown
summary: - Initial Print Preview shows more than content area importing Excel .xls
+ [Upstream] Initial Print Preview shows more than content area importing
+ Excel .xls

I confirm.

Win 7 64-bit Version: 4.4.0.0.alpha1+
Build ID: 56019dcb79475606952a954fe732a3109441ffec
TinderBox: Win-x86@39, Branch:master, Time: 2014-10-30_07:27:11

Changed in df-libreoffice:
importance: Unknown → Low
status: Unknown → Confirmed
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