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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

    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 5.2.5 (rc1):

    1. coverity#1399031 golden, Out-of-bounds read [Caolán McNamara]
    2. i#110851 bffvalidator: animated text srpm has 1 byte payload, not 2 [Caolán McNamara]
    3. i#124243 sd: add unit test for ODF import of glue points on SVG shape [Michael Stahl]
    4. rhbz#1417480 stray bare XWarpPointer call in gtk3 code [Caolán McNamara]
    5. tdf#31488 background fill changes its color when saving a PPTX file to ODP [Tamás Zolnai]
    6. tdf#41542 only add spacing for the border being set [Justin Luth]
    7. tdf#46808 set layout manager the way it used to [Caolán McNamara]
    8. tdf#66237 set layout manager the way it used to [Caolán McNamara]
    9. tdf#75471 document is not focused when opening a second window [Samuel Mehrbrodt]
    10. tdf#80731 bug in our own wizards revealed by new bracket test [Caolán McNamara, Alex McMurchy1917]
    11. tdf#86470 let's not forget to move onto the next column. [Kohei Yoshida]
    12. tdf#91596 sw: make Format All Comments persistent [Michael Stahl]
    13. tdf#94457 our EmfPlusSetPageTransform is malformed [Caolán McNamara]
    14. tdf#95306 be sure to specify the entire range. [Kohei Yoshida]
    15. tdf#96354 correct broken autocorrect INitial CApitals [Yossi Zahn]
    16. tdf#97597 ensure that each parsing thread has its own buffer. [Kohei Yoshida]
    17. tdf#98106 revert Preserving hidden and empty rows after xlsx export [Justin Luth]
    18. tdf#98493 UI : "SCENARIO SELECTION IN NAVIGATOR (sheet group)" [sll]
    19. tdf#98593 buttons in writer show different text at different zooms [Caolán McNamara]
    20. tdf#98993 cui: Paragraph dialog: decimals in Line Spacing spinbox [Michael Stahl]
    21. tdf#99074 sw: remove duplicate property "IsBrowseMode" again [Michael Stahl]
    22. tdf#100151 dispose of window if DX device creation failed [Aron Budea]
    23. tdf#100813 don't crash traversing table in page 43 [Caolán McNamara]
    24. tdf#101187 colossal page width wraps around if doubled [Caolán McNamara]
    25. tdf#101664 dropcaps not set in styles on load [Caolán McNamara]
    26. tdf#101972 skip invalidating labels on alt if autoaccel is disabled [Caolán McNamara]
    27. tdf#102688 share single standard VirtualDevice instance. [Kohei Yoshida]
    28. tdf#103567 xmloff: ODF import: fix loss of events on SVG multi-image [Michael Stahl]
    29. tdf#103890 fix the logic on setting 3D flag on reference. [Kohei Yoshida]
    30. tdf#103927 share single standard VirtualDevice instance. [Kohei Yoshida]
    31. tdf#104153 crash on drag and drop pivot table field [Caolán McNamara]
    32. tdf#104162 DOCX import: fix crash on <w:hideMark/> in a comment table [Miklos Vajna]
    33. tdf#104181 don't crash traversing table in page 43 [Caolán McNamara]
    34. tdf#104270 count hanging margin only if there is hanging portion. [Mark Hung]
    35. tdf#104412 fixes DirectoryNameoutofPath no longer works [Alex McMurchy1917]
    36. tdf#104884 print preview replaces the frame controller [Caolán McNamara]
    37. tdf#104950 add English (Malaysia) [en-MY] locale data [Eike Rathke]
    38. tdf#104967 prevent crash when pasting notes originating from a closed document [Eike Rathke]
    39. tdf#105071 MM no emails sent when using doc as mail body [Alex McMurchy1917]
    40. tdf#105212 BASIC sets Delimiter prop to integer value [Stephan Bergmann]
    41. tdf#105294 only add spacing for the border being set [Justin Luth]
    42. tdf#105351 pass matching index key to conditional format dialog [Eike Rathke]
    43. tdf#105386 crash with macro organizer [Julien Nabet]
    44. tdf#105410 do not crash on a deleted format [Eike Rathke]
    45. tdf#105416 blank windows under HiDPI RTL [Caolán McNamara]
    46. tdf#105417 sw hyphenation: avoid infinite loop on zero-length last line [Miklos Vajna]
    47. tdf#105461 PDF export: handle text fill color [Miklos Vajna]
    48. tdf#105469 share single standard VirtualDevice instance. [Kohei Yoshida]
    49. tdf#105502 sd increase font size: handle table selection [Miklos Vajna]
    50. tdf#105620 fix placement of image embedded in graphic [Tor Lillqvist]
    51. tdf#105629 let's move the advanced-filter specific stuff ... [Kohei Yoshida]
    52. tdf#105707 PPTX import: warn on invalid/empty SmartArt fallback relid [Miklos Vajna, Andras Timar]
    53. tdf#105712 inconsistency with num of a11y children in special char [Caolán McNamara]
    54. tdf#105968 handle engineering notation rounded into next magnitude [Eike Rathke]
    55. tdf#106011 the "swing angle" is negative when counter-clockwise [Tor Lillqvist]
    56. tdf#106026 export paragraph top and bottom margin to DrawingML [Tor Lillqvist]