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Metacode To PDF Conversion - Shade In A Section Breaks When A Shade Is In Another Background Section (Doc ID 2615479.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 10, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Documaker - Version 12.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On : 12.5 version, Documaker Studio

Metacode to PDF conversion - Shade in a section breaks when a shade is in another background section


Result:
PDF generated looks fine - See attached ---> Direct_PDF_ShadeIssue.PDF
Metacode generated prints fine - See attached --> Metacode.MET
Metacode to PDF - Converted PDF has broken shade box from 2) above.

ERROR
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When Metacode to PDF conversion is done, shaded area breaks up. This happens when a background section has a shade and another section placed on top also has a shade




STEPS
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Steps to reproduce:
1) Add a section with a shaded box - Color for shade can be Yellow for easy identification. The entire shade and section can occupy the full length and width of the page. This section should be Abs+0, Abs+0 coordinates and is a background section with a shade.
2) Add another section with a small shade. This will be placed on TOP of the background section using appropriate setorigin coordinates
BUSINESS IMPACT
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The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, documents viewed in archived repository that use Metacode to PDF, does not look the same as the PDF output.

Cause

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