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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 5.2.6 final (rc2):

    1. i#103362 attempted fix for mirrored geometry crasher. [Michael Meeks]
    2. ofz#1062 ensure cshape lifecycle matches expectations [Caolán McNamara]
    3. rhbz#1431540 crash in SwDBManager::releaseRevokeListener [Caolán McNamara]
    4. rhbz#1438179 Revision tracking: insertion-deletion couple is not recognized and LO skips over the deletion part [Michael Stahl]
    5. tdf#74424 attempted fix for mirrored geometry crasher. [Michael Meeks]
    6. tdf#77111 sw: fix page number offset on table dialog "Text Flow" [Michael Stahl]
    7. tdf#90407 export Text AutoFit to .pptx [Tor Lillqvist]
    8. tdf#91306 cui,sw: fix page number offset on paragraph dialog "Text Flow" [Michael Stahl]
    9. tdf#94265 cli_ure: fix another bad _WIN64 check () [ComputingDwarf, Michael Stahl]
    10. tdf#95206 print preview: page numbering starts with 1 (not 0) [Katarina Behrens]
    11. tdf#95612 print preview: page numbering starts with 1 (not 0) [Katarina Behrens]
    12. tdf#98416 libcmis: Google Drive 2FA fix [Szymon Kłos]
    13. tdf#100011 (re-)add ocCeil and ocFloor .xls(x) export mappings [Eike Rathke]
    14. tdf#101000 ensure unique image names in .docs [Caolán McNamara]
    15. tdf#101178 sw: DOCX export: fix crash [Michael Stahl]
    16. tdf#101627 disable shrinking for footer textboxes [Patrick Jaap]
    17. tdf#102286 lets not crash on null pFrame [Caolán McNamara]
    18. tdf#102777 broadcast SC_TAB_INSERTED when inserting scenario [Eike Rathke]
    19. tdf#103830 better fix for [Noel Grandin]
    20. tdf#104117 set template parameter sal_Int64 for random [Tomaž Vajngerl]
    21. tdf#104222 put expensive debug code behind #if again [Matúš Kukan]
    22. tdf#104383 prevent crash during file load. [Kohei Yoshida]
    23. tdf#105486 fix conditional format import from XLSB, [Markus Mohrhard]
    24. tdf#105908 restore previously deleted range references upon undo. [Kohei Yoshida]
    25. tdf#106116 "Previous Marker" changes selection only when needed [Takeshi Abe]
    26. tdf#106123 store and restore the PaM around the menu Execute [Caolán McNamara]
    27. tdf#106217 wrong size and position of a shape inside chart [Tamás Zolnai]
    28. tdf#106261 throw away old node map for table [Caolán McNamara]
    29. tdf#106271 implement disabling of Menubar under Unity [Maxim Monastirsky]
    30. tdf#106283 registry settings are not read properly on Windows [Tamás Zolnai]
    31. tdf#106304 fix newline and empty paragraph font size issues in .pptx export [Tor Lillqvist]
    32. tdf#106456 don't try to use invalid ranges in external ref code [Markus Mohrhard]
    33. tdf#106459 3D reference can't be handled as vector reference [Eike Rathke]
    34. tdf#106557 don't crash on missing line spacing argument [Caolán McNamara]
    35. tdf#106724 crash when Title property doesn't already exist [Caolán McNamara]
    36. tdf#106729 ensure VistaFilePicker init before access [Caolán McNamara]
    37. tdf#106732 the intent was surely to return a const ref [Caolán McNamara]
    38. tdf#106857 use SfxInt32Item for ATTR_SNAPLINE [Julien Nabet]