Issue 13428 - DocInfo saved in UTF8 when saving as Word 6/95
Summary: DocInfo saved in UTF8 when saving as Word 6/95
Alias: None
Product: Writer
Classification: Application
Component: code (show other issues)
Version: OOo 1.1 Beta
Hardware: PC Linux, all
: P3 Trivial (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: AOO issues mailing list
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Reported: 2003-04-14 22:08 UTC by pavel
Modified: 2017-05-20 11:21 UTC (History)
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Issue Type: DEFECT
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Fix DocInfo saving (from UTF8 to MS1250) (1.80 KB, patch)
2003-04-14 22:10 UTC, pavel
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Description pavel 2003-04-14 22:08:54 UTC

when you create the document and fill propertis of that document (with
letters with diacritical marks), the DocInfo is saved using UTF-8 even when
saving as Word 6 or Word 95. But those version do not know UTF8. The
attached patch was used as a raw method of saving from OOo 1.1beta to Word
6 and Word 95 for Czech version.
Comment 1 pavel 2003-04-14 22:10:10 UTC
Created attachment 5661 [details]
Fix DocInfo saving (from UTF8 to MS1250)
Comment 2 h.ilter 2003-04-15 11:57:13 UTC
Reasigned to MRU
Comment 3 michael.ruess 2003-05-20 15:56:48 UTC
Could it be, that you already have an issue, which describes this problem?
If so, feel free to return this to me as duplicate. Thank you very much!
Comment 4 caolanm 2003-05-20 16:09:31 UTC
Hmm, its nothing to with the filter itself. Its the shared
summaryinformation stream code. I seem to half remember that something
like that was introduced to provide support for unicode properties in
the first place. So I don't know what the solution to retaining
unicode properties and word 6's inability to understand them could be.
Obviously the patch only works for czech documents.
Comment 5 Mathias_Bauer 2003-05-23 08:58:50 UTC
Could be quite elaborate, because currently the code does not know
anything about the format it writes to. From the SFX point of view, it
just writes a summary information, not a word file (and of course the
exact version of it is not known). So this bugfix needs a deeper
investigation and unfortunately this does not qualify it to be fixed
in the OOo1.1 version.
Comment 6 Mathias_Bauer 2003-09-10 11:37:23 UTC
Comment 7 Mathias_Bauer 2003-09-10 11:54:47 UTC
Comment 8 mikhail.voytenko 2003-09-22 14:34:04 UTC
Comment 9 Mathias_Bauer 2004-06-19 17:17:53 UTC
Comment 10 mikhail.voytenko 2007-01-02 15:38:38 UTC
It looks like the filter should convert the document info data to the
appropriate for the format encoding.

Henning, could you please take a look.
Comment 11 Marcus 2017-05-20 11:21:46 UTC
Reset assigne to the default "".