Intended behavior for wrap "parallel" for custom shapes?

Mike Kaganski mikekaganski at
Thu May 20 10:01:57 UTC 2021

On 20.05.2021 0:01, Regina Henschel wrote:
> Take a text, insert a custom shape "Circle Pie", and set the wrap mode 
> to "Parallel". Make sure, "Contour" is off. The pie is drawn into a 
> free, rectangular area and the text wraps around this area.
> Drag the angle handles to make the pie a small sector. The free area 
> becomes smaller, so that it remains tight to the sector.
> This is the behavior in LibreOffice since version 6.1, about April 2018. 
> In versions before, the free area was always as large as the underlying 
> circle of the sector.
> Is the new way an error or is it the intended behavior?

I would suggest to reverse-bibisect the change in 6.1, and from the 
changing commit it would be likely more obvious if that was intended. 

Best regards,
Mike Kaganski

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