incubator-ooo-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Kevin Grignon <kevingrignon...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Handling of pictures in Writer
Date Thu, 10 May 2012 03:23:38 GMT
Oliver,

Feel free to call on AOO User Experience for support with the usage
scenarios, task flow analysis, interaction design and user feedback.

I'll leave to coding to the experts :)

Regards,
Kevin

AOO User Experience Designer


On Thu, May 10, 2012 at 3:46 AM, Oliver-Rainer Wittmann <
orwittmann@googlemail.com> wrote:

> Am 08.05.12 13:12, schrieb Oliver-Rainer Wittmann:
>
>  Hi,
>>
>> On 07.05.2012 18:20, eric b wrote:
>>
>>>
>>> Le 7 mai 12 à 18:01, Regina Henschel a écrit :
>>>
>>>  Hi all,
>>>>
>>>>
>>> Hi Regina,
>>>
>>>
>>>  user often ask why they cannot rotate pictures in Writer, e.g issue
>>>> 3545.
>>>> There exists a tip to copy a picture from Draw to Writer, then it can be
>>>> rotated. But that Draw-picture is different from a Writer- picture.
>>>>
>>>> I have made a table to collect the differences between
>>>> Writer-pictures and
>>>> Draw-pictures.
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> Thanks a lot !
>>>
>>> FYI, there was a little mismatch with the issue number, and I fixed it
>>> on the wiki
>>>
>>>
>>>  It is currently in my personal area on the Media-wiki. If you find it
>>>> useful
>>>> and you know a suitable place, please tell me where to put it.
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> I think it it the right location. Let's wait for other opinions though
>>> ...
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>> http://wiki.services.**openoffice.org/wiki/User:**Regina/**
>>>> ComparisonWriterDrawPicture<http://wiki.services.openoffice.org/wiki/User:Regina/ComparisonWriterDrawPicture>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> That's a very good idea. As you probably read in the issue, I took
>>> over the
>>> task, and I'll use this wiki page to report any progress and step done.
>>>
>>> The idea is, as discussed with Oliver and Armin, to reuse some Draw
>>> features in
>>> Writer, like (image rotation). There is a lot to do and any help is
>>> welcome.
>>>
>>>
>> Armin's and my idea is mainly removing the Writer implementation for
>> images/pictures, introduce all its features missing in the Drawing Layer
>> implementation for images/pictures and use the Drawing Layer
>> implementation for images/pictures in Writer.
>> Our idea is quite old, but we never got the resources to work on it.
>> Unfortunately, all the work we had done in preparation is lost. This
>> lost work mainly covers something like you Regina had done. It
>> summarized all the features of the Writer implementation which are
>> currently not available in the Drawing Layer implementation. It also
>> contained some planning of the corresponding implementation. But, it is
>> lost and needs to be done again.
>>
>>
> The work is not completely lost.
> I have found the wiki page http://wiki.services.**
> openoffice.org/wiki/Writer/**Unification_of_Graphic_**
> Objects_and_Embedded_Objects<http://wiki.services.openoffice.org/wiki/Writer/Unification_of_Graphic_Objects_and_Embedded_Objects>
>
> It contains more or less the summary of the ideas from Armin, Oliver
> Specht, Henning Brinkmann and myself regarding our idea to remove the
> Writer implementation for pictures/images/graphics and embedded object in
> favor of the Drawing Layer implementations.
> There are also given some details on the planned implementation.
>
>
>
> Best regards, Oliver.
>
>
>>> Current work in progress :
>>>
>>> - I expermiented some hack (adding image Rotation), but something is
>>> missing
>>>
>>> - reading most of the Draw code.
>>> - comparing Writer and Draw shells.
>>>
>>> Long term plan :
>>> Make it work.
>>>
>>> Are you interested to share / contribute to the task with me ?
>>>
>>>
>>> Regards,
>>> Erid
>>>
>>>
>>>
>

Mime
  • Unnamed multipart/alternative (inline, None, 0 bytes)
View raw message