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[Bug 64295] Re: [Upstream] Can't paste a table inside another table in Writer


I'll leave a pointer here to document how to "install" the latest
upstream release alongside the Ubuntu version ->

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  [Upstream] Can't paste a table inside another table in Writer

Status in LibreOffice Productivity Suite:
  Fix Released
Status in libreoffice package in Ubuntu:

Bug description:
  1) lsb_release -rd
  Description:        Ubuntu 11.04
  Release:        11.04

  2) apt-cache policy libreoffice-writer
    Installed: 1:3.3.2-1ubuntu5
    Candidate: 1:3.3.2-1ubuntu5
    Version table:
   *** 1:3.3.2-1ubuntu5 0
          500 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ natty-proposed/main i386
          100 /var/lib/dpkg/status
       1:3.3.2-1ubuntu4 0
          500 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ natty/main i386 Packages

  3) What is expected to happen in LibreOffice Writer via the Terminal:

  cd ~/Desktop && wget
  && lowriter -nologo 20061006_final_pres_handout.odt

  click box to right of [GP Practice?] -> Edit -> Select All -> Edit ->
  Copy -> click cell below Joe elects Option A -> Edit -> Paste and the
  table is pasted into cell.

  4) What happens instead is the table is not pasted, but the word Car
  is pasted into the cell, and 30,000 is pasted into the cell to the

  WORKAROUND: Use AbiWord.

  apt-cache policy abiword
    Installed: 2.8.6-0.3build1
    Candidate: 2.8.6-0.3build1
    Version table:
   *** 2.8.6-0.3build1 0
          500 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu/ natty/universe i386 Packages
  100 /var/lib/dpkg/status

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