Font is garbled (in whole or in part) in dialog boxes in LibreOffice [Writer]

Bug #1581522 reported by Páll Haraldsson
This bug report is a duplicate of:  Bug #1575000: font glyph corruption on dialog box. Edit Remove
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This bug affects 13 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
libreoffice (Ubuntu)
Confirmed
High
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Bug Description

EDIT: Note the later dialog box (that can't be degarbled by selecting) with mostly correct fonts (incorrect at the top, not talking about the Chinese letter, which are a separate issue, that I however do not recall previously, but think I know what is..). Since the first dialog-box below, there was one or more completely garbled:

Note the first dialog may not always display, because of special my condition* but in case it does not everyone might realize you can select the text to see it:

"Either another instance of LibreOffice is accessing your personal settings or your personal settings are locked.
Simultaneous access can lead to inconsistencies in your personal settings. Before continuing, you should make sure user 'qwerty' closes LibreOffice on host 'Vinnuryksugan'.

Do you really want to continue?"

* There is no simultaneous access, and note, I not reporting a problem with the text per se, just that it was unreadable.

[I had just done a clean install to 16.04, but also copied my [/home] profile; Not aware of where font info is, it if came with the profile. I guess I didn't cleanly exit LibreOffice and it wouldn't have complained if my new machine had the same name.

I used ubuntu-bug -w (from the command line, but previously from the dash, that bizarrely opens "Ubuntu Software"; previously I tried "ubuntu-bug libreoffice"). Should I report something more on these extra issues?]

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.04
Package: libreoffice-core 1:5.1.2-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.4.0-22.39-generic 4.4.8
Uname: Linux 4.4.0-22-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.20.1-0ubuntu2
Architecture: amd64
CurrentDesktop: Unity
Date: Fri May 13 12:47:01 2016
ExecutablePath: /usr/lib/libreoffice/program/soffice.bin
InstallationDate: Installed on 2016-05-09 (3 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS "Xenial Xerus" - Release amd64 (20160420.1)
SourcePackage: libreoffice
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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Páll Haraldsson (pall-haraldsson) wrote :
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Páll Haraldsson (pall-haraldsson) wrote :

How it looked..

summary: - Font is garbled in "first-use"-dialog in LibreOffice [Writer]
+ Font is garbled (in whole or in part) in dialog boxes in LibreOffice
+ [Writer]
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Páll Haraldsson (pall-haraldsson) wrote :

Even more alarming..

description: updated
description: updated
description: updated
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Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

Status changed to 'Confirmed' because the bug affects multiple users.

Changed in libreoffice (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Changed in libreoffice (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → High
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Omar (omar-ahafez87) wrote :

In Kubuntu as well..

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