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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 final (rc4):

    1. i#96607 'Save as' doesn't update global auto-recovery state [anwilli5]
    2. i#99890 'Save as' doesn't update global auto-recovery state [anwilli5]
    3. i#125349 artifacts in hole of polypolygon shape [Caolán McNamara]
    4. rhbz#907933 Writer crashes when trying to delete cell from a table [Caolán McNamara]
    5. rhbz#1065807 [fix available] Usability - libreoffice does not search XDG defined "Templates" directory [Caolán McNamara]
    6. rhbz#1283420 message box fonts corrupted in libreoffice [Caolán McNamara]
    7. rhbz#1326602 don't clear XATTR_FILL* from stylesheet if... [Caolán McNamara]
    8. rhbz#1343766 a11y queries during dispose trigger listbox crashes [Caolán McNamara]
    9. rhbz#1349501 [kde][gtk3] Mouse wheel doesn't work in an LibreOffice application after upgrade from FC23 to FC24 with GDK_CORE_DEVICE_EVENTS=1 and auto-activation on mouse-over [Caolán McNamara]
    10. rhbz#1351292 Impress: Instead of showing "Slide Master" view, "Normal" view is shown [David Tardon]
    11. rhbz#1352881 Undo crashes spreadsheet after trigger macro [Caolán McNamara]
    12. rhbz#1353069 background bitmap image disappeared when I copy slide and paste in same odp and different odp file [Caolán McNamara]
    13. rhbz#1364406 wrong cell format in LO 5.1 compared to 4.4 [Eike Rathke]
    14. tdf#38878 wrong password passed to xpdfimport [Caolán McNamara]
    15. tdf#57978 don't show duplicate index keys in dropdown list [Caolán McNamara]
    16. tdf#59896 ww6 plcf generation reversed check [Caolán McNamara]
    17. tdf#60021 disallow Paste when entire sheet is selected [Eike Rathke]
    18. tdf#60056 disallow Fill and Random when entire sheet is selected [Eike Rathke]
    19. tdf#61901 RTF export: fix implicit font name of non-ascii text [Miklos Vajna]
    20. tdf#63267 do not resolve system locale when queried, related [Eike Rathke]
    21. tdf#63662 'Manual Column Break' always visible... [Caolán McNamara]
    22. tdf#65334 cannot search in cell notes [Caolán McNamara, Eike Rathke]
    23. tdf#71009 GSoC firebird metadata functions [Wastack]
    24. tdf#75256 sifr icon update [Cassandra Freund]
    25. tdf#75757 fftester: throw on empty stack access [Caolán McNamara]
    26. tdf#76349 writer: treat single-column break as page break [Justin Luth]
    27. tdf#78506 RTF import: fix handling of invalid \levelnumbers [Miklos Vajna]
    28. tdf#79663 the dreaded 1945-04-02 Double DST, also [Eike Rathke]
    29. tdf#84121 wrong password passed to xpdfimport [Caolán McNamara]
    30. tdf#91324 GSoC adapt struct tm correctly [Wastack]
    31. tdf#91702 masses of MessBoxes not being disposed promptly [Caolán McNamara]
    32. tdf#92516 make menu accelerators always work even if... [Caolán McNamara]
    33. tdf#94138 printing controls uses wrong font and font sizes [Caolán McNamara]
    34. tdf#94940 don't load font history if option is disabled [Caolán McNamara]
    35. tdf#95251 MM just allow print as single document [Jan-Marek Glogowski]
    36. tdf#95339 improve minute/month disambiguation [Laurent Balland-Poirier]
    37. tdf#95340 orig lcl_ChkUnoCrsrPaM had reversed 'set' to lcl_ChkPaM [Caolán McNamara]
    38. tdf#96607 'Save as' doesn't update global auto-recovery state [anwilli5]
    39. tdf#96677 effects page didn't link labels to what they labelled [Caolán McNamara]
    40. tdf#96873 include template image to make it available in help [Caolán McNamara]
    41. tdf#97120 printing controls uses wrong font and font sizes [Caolán McNamara]
    42. tdf#97193 restore pre 5-1 values for INS_INSROWS and INS_INSCOLS [Caolán McNamara]
    43. tdf#97195 fix crash in diamond shape transition [David Tardon]
    44. tdf#97393 updated core [Aron Budea]
    45. tdf#97662 no transparency support on using original jpg data path [Caolán McNamara]
    46. tdf#97831 follow up : remove unused arguments from stack [Winfried Donkers]
    47. tdf#98798 MM Wizard should not leave MM toolbar visible when canceled [Bjoern Michaelsen]
    48. tdf#99090 docx export page-break only inside a paragraph [Justin Luth]
    49. tdf#99434 docx enable docprotection only when enforced [Justin Luth]
    50. tdf#99446 drop use of CAIRO_OPERATOR_DIFFERENCE [Caolán McNamara]
    51. tdf#100019 updated core [Aron Budea]
    52. tdf#100046 the dreaded 1945-04-02 Double DST, also [Eike Rathke]
    53. tdf#100123 prefer notation priority in detecting range/address [Caolán McNamara]
    54. tdf#100351 example_pt-BR.xml for classification [Olivier Hallot]
    55. tdf#100463 tolerence in contour editor doesn't work [Caolán McNamara]
    56. tdf#100558 last 'section' of date field not incremented [Caolán McNamara]
    57. tdf#100582 SetMatColsRows() when constructing matrix ScFormulaCell [Eike Rathke]
    58. tdf#100600 sfx2 classification: never replace the control with label [Miklos Vajna]
    59. tdf#100731 include palette in checksum [Caolán McNamara]
    60. tdf#100734 update bullet of paragraph on UNDO [Mike Kaganski]
    61. tdf#100753 propagate error with VAR and STDEV functions. [Winfried Donkers]
    62. tdf#100770 crash on loading specific docx [Caolán McNamara]
    63. tdf#100809 paragraph styles drop-down list [Caolán McNamara]
    64. tdf#100813 crash during pagination of particular docx [Caolán McNamara]
    65. tdf#100820 add more nullptr checks [Markus Mohrhard]
    66. tdf#100838 no transparency support on using original jpg data path [Caolán McNamara]
    67. tdf#100845 exception during vcl painting -> std::terminate [Caolán McNamara]
    68. tdf#100849 restore Tango currency-neutral icon [Adolfo Jayme Barrientos]
    69. tdf#100870 no range based for loop when container is modified, [Markus Mohrhard]
    70. tdf#100880 editeng spellchecking doesn't work sometimes... [Caolán McNamara]
    71. tdf#100883 opencl impls. that use SEH are still bad. [Michael Meeks]
    72. tdf#100909 artifacts in hole of polypolygon shape [Caolán McNamara]
    73. tdf#100910 yes/no doesn't clear bg [Caolán McNamara]
    74. tdf#100915 draw antialiased line just for polygon outline [Tomaž Vajngerl]
    75. tdf#100960 add new Portuguese AutoCorrect entries [Marco A. G. Pinto]
    76. tdf#101008 fix XOR rendering [Tomaž Vajngerl]
    77. tdf#101011 atk needs a value for accessible-table-column-header [Caolán McNamara]
    78. tdf#101057 allow java update version number > 99 [Caolán McNamara]
    79. tdf#101058 crash on deleting certain table row [Caolán McNamara]
    80. tdf#101063 drop OpenCL details from the 'Detailed Calculation Settings' dialog [Tor Lillqvist]
    81. tdf#101070 svg/insert, avoid infinite recursive loop when referencing oneself [Julien Nabet]
    82. tdf#101076 drag-create creates an unfilled shape... [Caolán McNamara]
    83. tdf#101087 add Hungarian example xml for classification [Gabor Kelemen]
    84. tdf#101096 improve minute/month disambiguation [Laurent Balland-Poirier, Eike Rathke]
    85. tdf#101147 break the Excel rule for YMD and DMY, follow-up [Laurent Balland-Poirier, Eike Rathke]
    86. tdf#101196 line wrap very long checkbox content [Caolán McNamara]
    87. tdf#101213 drop use of CAIRO_OPERATOR_DIFFERENCE [Caolán McNamara]
    88. tdf#101241 revert "fix paint table border in DOUBLE_THIN style" [Caolán McNamara]
    89. tdf#101246 errors are not strings [Eike Rathke]
    90. tdf#101269 cannot click/edit text inside a frame [Caolán McNamara]
    91. tdf#101309 crash on deleted SdrObject [Caolán McNamara]
    92. tdf#101320 no range based for loop when container is modified, [Markus Mohrhard]
    93. tdf#101359 getBookmarksCount includes more than aTableBookmarks [Caolán McNamara]
    94. tdf#101385 don't try to get SharePoint folder outside of allowed range [Mike Kaganski]