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    General for this RC: release configuration

    • the Linux and Mac packages can be installed in parallel to LibreOffice 5.2, 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 5.3 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 5.3.2 final (rc2):

    1. coverity#1405158 wrong sizeof argument [Caolán McNamara]
    2. ofz#1062 ensure cshape lifecycle matches expectations [Caolán McNamara]
    3. rhbz#1436050 ibus-typing-booster does not work correctly with libreoffice. [Caolán McNamara]
    4. rhbz#1438179 Revision tracking: insertion-deletion couple is not recognized and LO skips over the deletion part [Michael Stahl]
    5. tdf#58624 sw: fix ~SwAccessibleContext() use-after-free race [Michael Stahl]
    6. tdf#58635 don't replace content of formula field when selecting range, [Markus Mohrhard]
    7. tdf#74424 attempted fix for mirrored geometry crasher. [Michael Meeks]
    8. tdf#75256 sifr icon update [Cassandra Freund]
    9. tdf#92007 python scripts with tuple-assignments fails on access from GUI [Werner Tietz]
    10. tdf#92650 handle overwritten references correctly in undo. [Kohei Yoshida]
    11. tdf#94265 cli_ure: fix another bad _WIN64 check () [ComputingDwarf, Michael Stahl]
    12. tdf#95031 DOCX import: fix automatic spacing before/after numbered para block [Miklos Vajna]
    13. tdf#98416 libcmis: Google Drive 2FA fix [Szymon Kłos]
    14. tdf#100011 (re-)add ocCeil and ocFloor .xls(x) export mappings [Eike Rathke]
    15. tdf#101627 disable shrinking for footer textboxes [Patrick Jaap]
    16. tdf#102286 lets not crash on null pFrame [Caolán McNamara]
    17. tdf#104383 prevent crash during file load. [Kohei Yoshida]
    18. tdf#104686 do not crash if Menu has been somehow disposed [Aron Budea]
    19. tdf#104706 enable icon for Clear Direct Formatting command [Yousuf Philips]
    20. tdf#105069 store the VBA module info for new modules as well [Markus Mohrhard]
    21. tdf#105245 call UpdateReference also for single cell copying, [Markus Mohrhard]
    22. tdf#105657 don't obtain the underlying SvNumberformat thrice, follow-up [Laurent Balland-Poirier, Eike Rathke]
    23. tdf#105908 restore previously deleted range references upon undo. [Kohei Yoshida]
    24. tdf#106001 clamp CharScaleWidth outliers when exporting to DOCX [Aron Budea]
    25. tdf#106047 fix case-insensitive search in autofilter [Vitaliy Anderson]
    26. tdf#106052 tests for "Precision as shown" following [Laurent Balland-Poirier]
    27. tdf#106078 get bounding box of commented region for gtk3 tooltips [Caolán McNamara]
    28. tdf#106080 fix explicitly setting automatic in search by format [Caolán McNamara]
    29. tdf#106155 avoid opengl for toplevel X window icons [Caolán McNamara]
    30. tdf#106190 fix (again) left alignment of denominator [Laurent Balland-Poirier]
    31. tdf#106194 actually show the newly selected cell, [Markus Mohrhard]
    32. tdf#106214 handle date autofilter entries correctly, [Markus Mohrhard]
    33. tdf#106237 sw: do some basic sanity checking on layout-cache [Michael Stahl]
    34. tdf#106252 engineering notation for Precision as shown [Laurent Balland-Poirier]
    35. tdf#106253 precision as shown for thousand dividor [Laurent Balland-Poirier]
    36. tdf#106284 sifr icon accidentally included an opaque background [Adolfo Jayme Barrientos]
    37. tdf#106295 fix vertical orientation for fullwidth colon and semicolon. [Mark Hung]
    38. tdf#106377 sw: fix Undo of delete of ToXMark from dialog [Michael Stahl]
    39. tdf#106382 fix incorrectly shown change tracking comments in dialog [Pranav Kant]
    40. tdf#106461 use a row height of max of edit and listbox height [Caolán McNamara]
    41. tdf#106515 show OpenSymbol if unavailable StarSymbol requested [Caolán McNamara]
    42. tdf#106529 fix closing parentheses of bundled macros [Andreas Säger]
    43. tdf#106612 fix double click in draw/impress navigator [Caolán McNamara]
    44. tdf#106645 gtk3 scrollbar is too wide [Caolán McNamara]
    45. tdf#106690 DOCX import: don't collapse para auto space for different nums [Miklos Vajna]
    46. tdf#106692 writerfilter: RTF import: fix \'0d in \leveltext [Michael Stahl]
    47. tdf#106694 RTF import: fix missing paragraph tab position [Miklos Vajna]
    48. tdf#106710 Access2Base Missing parentheses [Jean-Pierre Ledure]
    49. tdf#106724 crash when Title property doesn't already exist [Caolán McNamara]
    50. tdf#106725 paint default window bg before spin button bg [Caolán McNamara]
    51. tdf#106729 ensure VistaFilePicker init before access [Caolán McNamara]
    52. tdf#106732 the intent was surely to return a const ref [Caolán McNamara]
    53. tdf#106751 fix regressions in Hungarian spell checking [László Németh]
    54. tdf#106755 fix script type for combining marks [Khaled Hosny]
    55. tdf#106857 use SfxInt32Item for ATTR_SNAPLINE [Julien Nabet]
    56. tdf#106868 fix crash when modify external link [Noel Grandin]
    57. tdf#106933 vcl: delete D2DWriteTextOutRenderer before exit() [Michael Stahl]
    58. tdf#106935 restore traditional toolbar labels [Caolán McNamara]
    59. tdf#106938 TSA Dialog: Improve Dialog Layout [Thomas Beck]
    60. tdf#106943 lock down Experimental features and Macro recording [Gabor Kelemen]
    61. tdf#106970 DOCX import: don't collapse para auto space for different nums [Miklos Vajna]
    62. tdf#106974 docx export: Crop is "long", not sal_Int16 [Justin Luth]
    63. tdf#107031 writer depends on ACTION_DEFAULT [Caolán McNamara]