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    General for this RC: release configuration

    • the Linux and Mac packages can be installed in parallel to LibreOffice 5.1, 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


    • LibreOffice 5.2 will be made available as 64bit version in addition to the 32bit version. Installing the 64bit version requires Windows Vista or newer, the 32bit Version runs on Windows XP or newer.

    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.


    The full list of people who have collaborated in this release is here.

    List of fixed bugs

    Bugs fixed compared to 5.2.0 Beta2:

    1. bnc#502717 dragging between sheets can change the current cursor position [Caolán McNamara]
    2. deb#826654 scale gtk3 smooth scaling events... [Caolán McNamara]
    3. i#21869 dragging between sheets can change the current cursor position [Caolán McNamara]
    4. i#97093 dragging between sheets can change the current cursor position [Caolán McNamara]
    5. rhbz#1283426 [abrt] libreoffice-core: gdk_x11_screen_get_screen_number(): soffice.bin killed by SIGSEGV [Caolán McNamara]
    6. rhbz#1343752 wrong radiobutton and checkbutton behavior in "view" menu [David Tardon]
    7. rhbz#1343766 a11y queries during dispose trigger combobox crashes [Caolán McNamara]
    8. rhbz#1344042 LibreOffice Writer mouse wheel scrolling doesn't scroll far enough on each wheel event [Caolán McNamara]
    9. tdf#34467 can't resize shape with "resize shape to fit text" [Caolán McNamara]
    10. tdf#38913 passing a NULL pointer to fileno is not allowed, [Markus Mohrhard]
    11. tdf#48869 dragging between sheets can change the current cursor position [Caolán McNamara]
    12. tdf#61396 possibility to edit a template not in Template Repository [Akshay Deep]
    13. tdf#63272 remove the correct but unwanted no-break space in percentage, [Eike Rathke]
    14. tdf#70806 check for svDouble when stripping DCOUNT/A argument, follow-up [Eike Rathke]
    15. tdf#79198 START CENTER: Close button doesn't reappear after being clicked [Akshay Deep]
    16. tdf#82532 parent mutex dtored before child dtor uses it [Caolán McNamara]
    17. tdf#83455 remove color-inverted line images from Sifr [Adolfo Jayme Barrientos]
    18. tdf#84909 impress: Rearrange the standard toolbar [Yousuf Philips]
    19. tdf#86759 and Enable Page Background Panel for Draw [Susobhan Ghosh]
    20. tdf#87120 data validity cell range dropdown empty under windows [Caolán McNamara]
    21. tdf#87938 google 2FA fix, new pin code page [Szymon Kłos]
    22. tdf#89394 revert attempt to ditch missing file from recent files [Caolán McNamara]
    23. tdf#89466 and Enable Page Background Panel for Draw [Susobhan Ghosh]
    24. tdf#89657 sign Mac languagepack installer and force-start-close LO [Christian Lohmaier]
    25. tdf#90419 diminish precision error in Series Fill [Eike Rathke]
    26. tdf#90579 swap_single_to_multi_blocks seems broken [Caolán McNamara]
    27. tdf#90786 put license file in the right directory [Aron Budea]
    28. tdf#91684 RTF import: handle fFlipH and fFlipV shape props [Miklos Vajna]
    29. tdf#91781 tweak to Writer's insert menu [Yousuf Philips]
    30. tdf#92218 tweaks to single toolbar mode toolbars [Yousuf Philips]
    31. tdf#92478 avoid crash on using scanner on windows x64 [Caolán McNamara]
    32. tdf#93079 can't resize shape with "resize shape to fit text" [Caolán McNamara]
    33. tdf#93135 can't resize shape with "resize shape to fit text" [Caolán McNamara]
    34. tdf#93317 revert x-crossplatform ToTop... [Caolán McNamara]
    35. tdf#94004 wrap Power trendline equation [Laurent Balland-Poirier]
    36. tdf#94212 sw: speed up the navigator [Michael Stahl]
    37. tdf#95797 don't jump to the cursor position after auto-save. [Jan Holesovsky]
    38. tdf#96089 sw: fix scope of bBreakAfter in InsertCnt_() [Michael Stahl]
    39. tdf#96251 address wizard crash when run from start center [Caolán McNamara]
    40. tdf#96540 dragging between sheets can change the current cursor position [Caolán McNamara]
    41. tdf#97103 sw: fix restoring of SetRedlineMode on DOCX/RTF export [Michael Stahl]
    42. tdf#97527 OutputDevice::isDisposed doesn't work anymore [Caolán McNamara]
    43. tdf#97831 fix obtaining ScRefCellValue results, follow-up [Eike Rathke]
    44. tdf#97837 detect delimiter only for date, time, currency [Laurent Balland-Poirier]
    45. tdf#98797 sw: try to fix crash in SwMailDispatcherListener_Impl [Michael Stahl]
    46. tdf#98955 hardware_concurrency not ideal for thread pools [Ashod Nakashian]
    47. tdf#99310 data validity cell range dropdown empty under windows [Caolán McNamara]
    48. tdf#99410 work around MSVCR2013 bug around AVX, [Markus Mohrhard]
    49. tdf#99519 added more intelligent handling of animated GIFs [Armin Le Grand]
    50. tdf#99604 gtk3: use gtk_window_group_get_current_grab instead of gtk_grab_get_current [Caolán McNamara]
    51. tdf#99770 update service name from “LotusLive” to “IBM Connections Cloud” [Adolfo Jayme Barrientos]
    52. tdf#99795 drawAlphaBitmap should scale the bitmap if necessary [Tomaž Vajngerl]
    53. tdf#99861 recover lost basic in help indentation [Caolán McNamara]
    54. tdf#100048 we can rearrange the hidden child to allow tab traversal [Caolán McNamara]
    55. tdf#100105 sw: RTF export: fix empty hyperlinks [Michael Stahl]
    56. tdf#100140 crash on exit of report design [Caolán McNamara]
    57. tdf#100181 quickstart crashes immediately without Quickstarter [Caolán McNamara]
    58. tdf#100184 fix the lifecycle of a texture in an atlas [Tomaž Vajngerl]
    59. tdf#100209 master slide of master slide makes no sense [Katarina Behrens]
    60. tdf#100248 vcl menu scroll timer still active post dispose [Caolán McNamara]
    61. tdf#100257 data : XML Source does not work [Noel Grandin]
    62. tdf#100260 template Manager: Cannot open context menu without mouse [Akshay Deep]
    63. tdf#100269 svx: fix undo of table column resize [Miklos Vajna]
    64. tdf#100272 row ally index is ROW_INVALID [Caolán McNamara]
    65. tdf#100275 sw: fix target node of bookmark copy [Michael Stahl, Caolán McNamara]
    66. tdf#100285 EASTERSUNDAY() check valid year between 1583 and 9956 [Eike Rathke]
    67. tdf#100313 OutputDevice::isDisposed doesn't work anymore [Caolán McNamara]
    68. tdf#100325 reportdesign: try to set URL as DocumentBaseURL [Michael Stahl]
    69. tdf#100327 gtk3 fpicker yes/no dialog modal trouble [Caolán McNamara]
    70. tdf#100333 ctrl + G for Save in Spanish [Yousuf Philips]
    71. tdf#100337 revert x-crossplatform ToTop... [Caolán McNamara]
    72. tdf#100342 fix order of weekdays in NETWORKDAYS [Winfried Donkers]
    73. tdf#100352 sfx classification: support localized policy files [Miklos Vajna]
    74. tdf#100396 handle unspecified WEEKDAY arguments and support new ones [Eike Rathke]
    75. tdf#100409 introduce ScMatrix::GetDoubleWithStringConversion() preparing for [Eike Rathke]
    76. tdf#100412 cope with recursive gdk_threads_enter/_leave [Stephan Bergmann]
    77. tdf#100421 , don't crash on deleting particular table [Caolán McNamara]
    78. tdf#100422 crash if you exit mail merge wizard... [Caolán McNamara]
    79. tdf#100423 template Manager: ctrl + A and del should work correctly [Akshay Deep]
    80. tdf#100429 resolve: gtk3: set custom icons in native gtk menus [Caolán McNamara]
    81. tdf#100445 fix name of style applied on Ctrl+0 [Adolfo Jayme Barrientos]
    82. tdf#100451 convert texture buffer to 1-bit and 4-bit palette buffer [Tomaž Vajngerl]
    83. tdf#100453 – bin/unpack-sources needs to be executable [Christian Lohmaier]
    84. tdf#100455 check for minimal dconf version [David Tardon]
    85. tdf#100478 correct the syntax of two examples of the N formula [Adolfo Jayme Barrientos]