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RTF page background export in LibreOffice Writer

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While I added support for page background colors in the RTF import back in 2013, the export part was missing up to now.

If you set a solid color fill for a page style, and you export it to RTF, here is how the reference rendering output looks like:

However, in Libreoffice only the background of the paragraph reflected the color set by the user:

After implementing this feature in the RTF export filter, it now looks much closer to the reference:

At the moment only solid fill is implemented, so other advanced fill types like graphics or gradients are still missing.

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