Issue 15859 - Document comparison synchronises poorly
Summary: Document comparison synchronises poorly
Alias: None
Product: Writer
Classification: Application
Component: code (show other issues)
Version: OOo 1.1 Beta
Hardware: PC Windows 2000
: P3 Trivial with 2 votes (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: AOO issues mailing list
QA Contact:
Keywords: oooqa
Depends on:
Reported: 2003-06-20 15:24 UTC by pvmierlo
Modified: 2013-08-07 14:38 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Issue Type: DEFECT
Latest Confirmation in: ---
Developer Difficulty: ---

one document in the comparison duo (15.00 KB, application/octet-stream)
2003-06-20 15:27 UTC, pvmierlo
no flags Details
Second document; load this one first, then compare to _before.doc (15.00 KB, application/octet-stream)
2003-06-20 15:28 UTC, pvmierlo
no flags Details

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Description pvmierlo 2003-06-20 15:26:32 UTC
Slightly different paragraphs get the entire paragraph marked as different when 
comparing documents, when MS Word only marks a few words.
Comment 1 pvmierlo 2003-06-20 15:27:24 UTC
Created attachment 7014 [details]
one document in the comparison duo
Comment 2 pvmierlo 2003-06-20 15:28:04 UTC
Created attachment 7015 [details]
Second document; load this one first, then compare to _before.doc
Comment 3 utomo99 2003-10-01 07:35:23 UTC
I can Reproduce the problem on 
OpenOffice 1.1 RC5(default Install, US), Win XP Pro Sp1. 
(And MS Office XP Sp2). 
It is real problem

load after.doc first, then compare (edit> compare) to _before.doc

The one which is showing the problem is Many believe that
FerreroÂ’s..... it is mareked all as different

Comment 4 mci 2003-10-08 11:02:41 UTC
set target to OOo Later
Comment 5 h.ilter 2003-10-08 11:23:23 UTC
Reassigned to MRU
Comment 6 michael.ruess 2003-10-09 10:36:06 UTC
MRU->ES: Redlining problem. Please take over. Thx!
Comment 7 eric.savary 2004-10-24 00:42:16 UTC
ES->DVO: Please have a look
Comment 8 camillem 2009-09-02 14:26:38 UTC
Any chance to get this patch integrated ?
Comment 9 Rob Weir 2013-07-30 02:20:57 UTC
Reset assignee on issues not touched by assignee in more than 2000 days.