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    • the Linux and Mac packages can be installed in parallel to LibreOffice 4.3, but not run simultaneously - documents will be opened in the version you've started first.
    • the Windows package will update a previously installed version of LibreOffice

    New Features

    An in-progress list of features for this version is available here.

    Reported Bugs

    A list of annoying bugs still contained in this version is available from Bugzilla, the full list of reported bugs is here.

    List of fixed bugs

    Bugs fixed compared to the 4.4.0 final (rc3):

    1. coverity#705983 printing with ps hangs [Caolán McNamara]
    2. coverity#705989 printing with ps hangs [Caolán McNamara]
    3. coverity#1242508 image-filter Smooth crashes [Caolán McNamara]
    4. coverity#1266508 useless call (gold) [Caolán McNamara]
    5. coverity#1267699 multiple crashes on changing text in SwInputFields [Caolán McNamara]
    6. i#121504 image missing from doc [Caolán McNamara]
    7. i#124638 MSWordExportBase: fix handling of paragraph background color [Miklos Vajna]
    8. rhbz#1136013 [abrt] libreoffice-core: sd::SdExternalToolEdit::Update(): soffice.bin killed by SIGSEGV [Michael Stahl]
    9. rhbz#1163106 [abrt] libreoffice-core: soffice.bin killed by SIGABRT on shutdown in tdoc_ucp::OfficeDocumentsManager::OfficeDocumentsCloseListener [Michael Stahl]
    10. rhbz#1175027 [abrt] libreoffice-core: killed by SIGSEGV on shutdown in SwConnectionDisposedListener_Impl [Michael Stahl]
    11. rhbz#1177022 vcl: fix PDF embedding of Type 1 fonts [Michael Stahl, Caolán McNamara]
    12. rhbz#1179642 crash in GetFocus with empty mpPreviouslyFocusedListBox [Caolán McNamara]
    13. rhbz#1184582 [abrt] libreoffice-core: gcc3::raiseException(): soffice.bin killed by SIGABRT [Stephan Bergmann]
    14. rhbz#1185307 cannot build libreoffice in rawhide because it requiress a version of junit that exports hamcrest [Stephan Bergmann]
    15. rhbz#1186897 libreoffice- fails to build on s390 [Michael Stahl]
    16. tdf#32664 pass keyboard media keys through to the OS [Caolán McNamara]
    17. tdf#38838 useless call (gold) [Caolán McNamara]
    18. tdf#46808 OOoEmbeddedObjectFactory does implement optional XLinkFactory [Stephan Bergmann]
    19. tdf#47577 zoom slider should only react to full click [Rodolfo Ribeiro Gomes]
    20. tdf#50640 make sure we don't move away from the current field [Caolán McNamara]
    21. tdf#67534 fix "Property Handler" shared lock [Maxime de Roucy]
    22. tdf#68137 crash in traversing script fields [Caolán McNamara]
    23. tdf#68963 recognize __RefHeading__ bookmarks as TOC [Justin Luth]
    24. tdf#70236 propertly recognise full Access 2007 URL [Lionel Elie Mamane]
    25. tdf#72486 SwWrtShell::SelAll: if in table, then call extended select all ... [Miklos Vajna]
    26. tdf#72543 ib_util not found when creating or accessing new firebird [Julien Nabet]
    27. tdf#73059 isDBReadOnly ensure connection before trying to retrieve it [Lionel Elie Mamane]
    28. tdf#75565 reduce block on pasting rtf like we do for html [Caolán McNamara]
    29. tdf#75996 sw: correct bookmark positions when deleting text [Michael Stahl]
    30. tdf#76174 basic: lock SolarMutex in BasicScriptListener_Impl [Michael Stahl]
    31. tdf#76291 write encoded URL as href in html output [Vasily Melenchuk, Andras Timar]
    32. tdf#77241 sw: fix creation of field data source string [Michael Stahl]
    33. tdf#80370 fix Mac OS X install names of external/{coinmp,lpsolve} [Stephan Bergmann]
    34. tdf#80538 Remove read-only infobar after "Save As..." [Stephan Bergmann]
    35. tdf#81124 crash on setting autofilter on column with no content [Caolán McNamara]
    36. tdf#82524 mismatch of ValueSet and metric field values [Katarina Behrens]
    37. tdf#82942 multiple crashes on changing text in SwInputFields [Caolán McNamara]
    38. tdf#83461 do not override MatColsRows if already set [Eike Rathke]
    39. tdf#84714 SwTextBoxHelper::findTextBoxes: optimize unnecessary O(n^2) [Miklos Vajna]
    40. tdf#84942 make fodt non crashy like odt for formulas inside shapes [Caolán McNamara]
    41. tdf#84943 make fodt non crashy like odt for formulas inside shapes [Caolán McNamara]
    42. tdf#85004 crash when clicking the Reminder icon... [Caolán McNamara]
    43. tdf#85666 when matching existing list indent use matching level [Caolán McNamara]
    44. tdf#85825 incorrectly used 'vertically' for 'horizontally' [Yousuf Philips]
    45. tdf#86147 do not reset r/o mode for SID_SAVETO [Stephan Bergmann]
    46. tdf#86674 paragraphs have ATK_STATE_INVALID [Niklas Johansson]
    47. tdf#86772 show localized filter names in Save dialog [David Tardon]
    48. tdf#86984 UI Line numbering works only for EN_US [Muthu Subramanian]
    49. tdf#87015 image missing from doc [Caolán McNamara]
    50. tdf#87217 inconsistent floating sidebar close behavior [Trent MacAlpine]
    51. tdf#87353 start Center 'Help' button not functioning any more [Caolán McNamara]
    52. tdf#87382 make this work also for an overlapping merge range, follow-up [Henry Castro, Eike Rathke]
    53. tdf#87639 image-filter Smooth crashes [Caolán McNamara]
    54. tdf#87760 if we can't anchor at hidden text then... [Caolán McNamara]
    55. tdf#87803 bin useless $buildidstring [Andras Timar]
    56. tdf#87876 full text of war and peace used as checkbox label [Caolán McNamara]
    57. tdf#88051 fix Graphite layout at Linux Libertine G ligature followed by tab [László Németh]
    58. tdf#88229 crash when you try to create a bar chart GL3D [Caolán McNamara]
    59. tdf#88241 floating sidebar second call to same item should dismiss it [Trent MacAlpine]
    60. tdf#88326 convert-to : display error messages in console [Laurent Godard]
    61. tdf#88339 fixed Draw/Impress constrained image movement [Trent MacAlpine]
    62. tdf#88378 flipping by reversing co-ord system no longer works [Caolán McNamara]
    63. tdf#88455 crash using delete in available fields [Caolán McNamara]
    64. tdf#88578 focus on first checkbox when showing calc paste special dialog [Thomas Viehmann]
    65. tdf#88583 writerfilter: import paragraph color as fill attributes [Miklos Vajna]
    66. tdf#88623 replace std::deque with std::vector in xlsx saving [László Németh]
    67. tdf#88721 correct negated condition in range name validation [Eike Rathke]
    68. tdf#88735 crash after calling sort after subtotal removal [Caolán McNamara]
    69. tdf#88740 parse with locale decimal separator [Eike Rathke]
    70. tdf#88786 correct matrix sub operation [Eike Rathke]
    71. tdf#88810 avoid unnecessary massive O(U)String allocations in XLSX export [László Németh]
    72. tdf#88814 parameters are kinda-partially supported, so follow the suggestion [Lionel Elie Mamane]
    73. tdf#88819 printing with ps hangs [Caolán McNamara]
    74. tdf#88824 remove FactoryLoader threads causing deadlock on Windows [Stephan Bergmann]
    75. tdf#88825 absent datasource causes exception / abort [Caolán McNamara]
    76. tdf#88836 UI: in-form navigation bar icons gone [Zolnai Tamás]
    77. tdf#88854 crash on opening drop caps [Caolán McNamara]
    78. tdf#88855 fix GetEnglishSearchFontName() returns incorrect value. [Tomofumi Yagi]
    79. tdf#88899 sw: fix expanding of SwDocInfoField with DateTime [Michael Stahl]
    80. tdf#88933 labeling of images impossible without category [Caolán McNamara]
    81. tdf#89048 macab initialize record list even for never-match condition. [Norbert Thiebaud]
    82. tdf#89070 table filter dialog: properly initialise OTableTreeListBox [Lionel Elie Mamane]
    83. tdf#89129 crash when defining a specific relationship [Julien Nabet]