The fix is in the following test patches for anyone who wants to test the fix. I was not able to reproduce the bug before or after backporting the fix, but the crash log in the bug is very similar to the attached NeoOffice 2013.1 crash log that was submitted to Apple:
Since that bug fix causes the behavior you see and, in addition, I found that my bug fix did not solve all cases of the bug that I was trying fix, I reimplemented a new fix for that bug that won't trigger File :: New menu bug in Impress that you found.
Can you install either of the following test patches and tell us if the File :: New menu bug in Impress is fixed for you?:
You cannot post new topics in this forum You cannot reply to topics in this forum You cannot edit your posts in this forum You cannot delete your posts in this forum You cannot vote in polls in this forum You cannot attach files in this forum You cannot download files in this forum