libreoffice draw display grid does not display the grid

Bug #839927 reported by Devon on 2011-09-02

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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
libreoffice (Ubuntu)
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Bug Description

libreoffice draw (lodraw) provides the ability to display a grid and to snap objects to the grid.

The grid display is controlled through either 'menu:View->Grid->Display Grid' or contextmenu:Grid->Display Grid'.
The grid snapping is controlled through either 'menu:View->Grid->Snap to Grid' or contextmenu:Grid->Sanp to Grid'.

None of these have any effect . The grid is never displayed and nothing ever snaps to the grid.

Tested without either of the .libreoffice and .openoffice.org directories present to ensure this was not a misconfiguration on my part.

To reproduce:
* Run lodraw
* Right click in the page and select Grid->Display Grid
or
* Using the menu, select View->Grid->Display Grid

The expected behavior is the grid is displayed, but nothing shows.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 11.04
Package: libreoffice-draw 1:3.3.3-1ubuntu2
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.38-11.48-generic-pae 2.6.38.8
Uname: Linux 2.6.38-11-generic-pae i686
NonfreeKernelModules: nvidia
Architecture: i386
Date: Fri Sep 2 07:58:20 2011
EcryptfsInUse: Yes
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 9.10 "Karmic Koala" - Release i386 (20091028.5)
ProcEnviron:
 LANGUAGE=en_US:en
 PATH=(custom, user)
 LANG=en_US.UTF-8
 SHELL=/bin/bash
SourcePackage: libreoffice
UpgradeStatus: Upgraded to natty on 2011-04-29 (125 days ago)

Devon (devon-c-miller) wrote :
Hark (ubuntu-komkommerkom) wrote :

I am able to get a visible grid, however snap to grid doesn't work.

Hark (ubuntu-komkommerkom) wrote :

Sorry this is on 12.04, I shouldn't have added my comment here.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

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

Changed in libreoffice (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed

This release of Ubuntu is no longer receiving maintenance updates. If this is still an issue on a maintained version of Ubuntu please let us know.

Changed in libreoffice (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Incomplete
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