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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.
    • a bug prevents starting on Windows XP, this is fixed for the next RC

    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 rc2:

    1. rhbz#1342823 [Gtk3] Toolbars have broken menu [Caolán McNamara]
    2. rhbz#1352835 Unable to edit My Documents path [Caolán McNamara]
    3. tdf#46637 revert original attempt to [Caolán McNamara]
    4. tdf#86502 check row when determining bounds for deleted range [Eike Rathke]
    5. tdf#93889 revert "Remove a busy loop" [Eike Rathke]
    6. tdf#99360 revert "Remove a busy loop" [Eike Rathke]
    7. tdf#99512 opencl - restrict scope of vlookup optimization to doubles. [Michael Meeks]
    8. tdf#99815 hang closing Print Preview with X-icon on menubar [Caolán McNamara]
    9. tdf#99963 line wrap very long checkbox content [Caolán McNamara]
    10. tdf#100295 try to cover second place in curl using GetTickCount64 [Markus Mohrhard]
    11. tdf#100352 make the watermarks and colored infobar work in Slovenian [Adolfo Jayme Barrientos]
    12. tdf#100538 make searching in shape text a libreoffice-kit only thing [Caolán McNamara]
    13. tdf#100573 revert original attempt to [Caolán McNamara]
    14. tdf#100574 crash when selecting and applying border style... [Caolán McNamara]
    15. tdf#100692 crash in sidebar on deleting image from writer [Caolán McNamara]
    16. tdf#100713 on cancel curData points to deleted parents vector entry [Caolán McNamara]
    17. tdf#100732 hang closing Print Preview with X-icon on menubar [Caolán McNamara]
    18. tdf#100764 check row when determining bounds for deleted range [Eike Rathke]
    19. tdf#100807 upload expat 2.2.0 [David Tardon]
    20. tdf#100820 missing nullptr check in writer's apphdl.cxx [Markus Mohrhard]
    21. tdf#100842 do not insert things in the middle of the number [Laurent Balland-Poirier]
    22. tdf#100847 also external svEmptyCell is 0 in numeric context [Eike Rathke]
    23. tdf#100861 replace all doesn't work [Caolán McNamara]
    24. tdf#100866 don't let exception pass connectivity::release [Stephan Bergmann]
    25. tdf#100872 avoid name clash for CDataFormatTranslator in ftransl, [Markus Mohrhard]
    26. tdf#100941 LibreLogo: replace literal '\n' with newline [Takeshi Abe]