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From Carl Marcum <cmar...@apache.org>
Subject Re: help how to create a patch
Date Sat, 19 Sep 2015 14:31:59 GMT
On 09/17/2015 07:24 PM, John D'Orazio wrote:
> I believe I have found what can be considered a bug, or at least not
> intended behaviour, in the way the OpenOffice API takes values from Java
> when setting certain text properties (in this case "CharBackColor") using
> the XPropertySet interface. I have been discussing this on a forum thread (
> https://forum.openoffice.org/en/forum/viewtopic.php?f=44&t=79294&p=364347)
> and have opened an issue for it on the bugzilla tracker (
> https://bz.apache.org/ooo/show_bug.cgi?id=126531).
>
> I would be willing to look into it and work on a patch for this, if anyone
> can point me in the right direction of where exactly to look in the Open
> Office source code... I have been skimming over it in the svn repo (
> https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/openoffice/trunk/), but for a newcomer
> it's hard to know where to look (I'm guessing it might have to do with the
> XPropertySet interface, or wherever the Text Properties supported by the
> interface are defined). If anyone can point me in the right direction I can
> try to look into it...
>
Hi John,

I'm actually just beginning to look into how the java jars are built so 
I may need corrected by someone.

I think the java files are "Built" from IDL files and packaged into the 
jar files during a build process.

I have only svn checked out the AOO code last night and begun looking.

For instance if you search the codebase for XPropertySet the only java 
files I have found are in QA type directories.

Have you tried to additionally set the CharBackTransparent boolean 
property as well [1].

[1] 
https://www.openoffice.org/api/docs/common/ref/com/sun/star/style/CharacterProperties.html#CharBackColor

Thanks,
Carl



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