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Cor Nouws schrieb am 08.04.2018 um 17:55:
Regina Henschel wrote on 08-04-18 15:20:
on our work to make layers ODF conform, Armin and me decided to identify
the layer to which an objects belong internally no longer by a numeric
ID but by the layer name and to show a display-name to the user. That
gives the opportunity to improve copy&paste behavior.
We plan to keep the layer of the objects, if copy&paste happens on the
same page, see https://bugs.documentfoundation.org/show_bug.cgi?id=33170#c2
Do you agree to that?
I have no reason (so far) to choose for one or another. But I do have
- Will it be easy (context menu?) to change the layer of an object?
- Will Paste-Special offer the choice of the layer?
The question was only about the default behavior of pasting. But I have
talked with Armin about such features as "Mark some objects and send
them to a specific layer". That would be indeed a nice feature besides
that what will be possible, if switching from layer tab bar to Navigator.
We need advise, what should happen, if an object is copy&pasted into a
different page of the same document. In the end of the project it will
be possible, that pages of a document may have different layer-sets.
Similar problem is pasting into a different document. Possible actions
And the behaviour could be different for the original and the new
The content of the clipboard is always the same, because the source
document does not know, what the user will do with the clipboard
content. The target document decides what it takes from the clipboard.
LibreOffice puts a lot of things into the clipboard. Tools like
FreeClipboardViewer show you the entire (I hope) content.
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