Intended behavior for wrap "parallel" for custom shapes?

Miklos Vajna vmiklos at
Thu May 20 11:50:31 UTC 2021

Hi Mike,

On Thu, May 20, 2021 at 01:01:57PM +0300, Mike Kaganski <mikekaganski at> wrote:
> 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. See

See, this
is already bisected.



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