Bug ID: 117658
Summary: equations appear twice in pptx import
Version: 188.8.131.52 release
When importing PPTX files into LibreOffice 184.108.40.206, I see equations appearing
twice. One equation appears to be a bitmap, perhaps created by PowerPoint, and
the other equation appears to be a poor attempt at mimicking that equation
using the LO Formula Editor.
I suspect that this approach was implemented to reduce data loss when
transferring from one format to another. But I didn't see any but report about
this behaviour. With the attached images you can see it makes for a lot of
Steps to Reproduce:
1. open PPTX file containing equations
2. note duplicate formulae as per screenshot attached
3. file bug
As per libreoffce screenshot attached.
As per powerpoint screenshot attached
User Profile Reset: No
In Writer, I believe that equations are left untouched by LibreOffice until the
user requests to edit them. If editing them, they are converted to a form that
can be edited. LO should preserve the Powerpoint appearance, and only create
the local rendering in the (reversible/undoable) case where the user seeks to
edit a particular equation.
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