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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 5.3.3 final (rc2):

    1. bnc#825305 RTF import: fix missing upper and lower borders around text [Miklos Vajna]
    2. coverity#1409899 sw: Null pointer dereferences [Michael Stahl]
    3. i#103124 fix crash in SfxItemPool::Put [Jochen Nitschke]
    4. i#103152 fix crash in SfxItemPool::Put [Jochen Nitschke]
    5. i#104245 fix crash in SfxItemPool::Put [Jochen Nitschke]
    6. ofz#1542 check remaining size of dest [Caolán McNamara]
    7. ofz#1605 check multiply and shift [Caolán McNamara]
    8. rhbz#1367846 Scrolling is way too fast in writer [Caolán McNamara]
    9. rhbz#1425304 sdext: join TimerScheduler thread before shutdown [Michael Stahl]
    10. rhbz#1447830 Export as PDF button also exports hidden sheets [Caolán McNamara]
    11. tdf#62702 handle EmbeddedOdf like CONTENTS on ole activate attempt [Caolán McNamara]
    12. tdf#68787 DOCX import: fix unexpected missing footnote separator [Miklos Vajna]
    13. tdf#70499 xlsb import: protection settings were reversed [Justin Luth]
    14. tdf#75256 sifr icon theme - trackchangesbar [Cassandra Freund]
    15. tdf#82326 calc 32bits unable to open files with a lot of cond formatting [frederic vroman]
    16. tdf#86001 pass on the language info from the cell to the engine. [Kohei Yoshida]
    17. tdf#86776 digitally sign soffice.bin on Windows [Andras Timar]
    18. tdf#93171 subtotal function with function indexes don't update [Arul Michael]
    19. tdf#94173 retrieve Default autoformat [Julien Nabet]
    20. tdf#95376 RTF import: fix missing paragraph left margin [Miklos Vajna]
    21. tdf#96426 more whitespace intersection operator in Excel syntax [Eike Rathke]
    22. tdf#99467 pasting text from java apps to gtk3 gives bad results [Caolán McNamara]
    23. tdf#100033 frames with the same name are removed [Tamás Zolnai]
    24. tdf#100072 zero height of shape's path was causing geometry errors [Vasily Melenchuk]
    25. tdf#102525 handle array/matrix formula in cycle cell reference types [Eike Rathke]
    26. tdf#103158 ctrl+shift should work on key up [Maxim Monastirsky]
    27. tdf#103174 & improve gtk3 trackpad scrolling [Caolán McNamara]
    28. tdf#103330 mark all new styles as default styles, [Markus Mohrhard]
    29. tdf#103380 mark all new styles as default styles, [Markus Mohrhard]
    30. tdf#104087 remove language specific tags in templates [Laurent Balland-Poirier]
    31. tdf#104265 check for nullptr, [Eike Rathke]
    32. tdf#104312 use static vars in ReplaceStringHookProc [Aron Budea]
    33. tdf#104407 writerfilter: fix crash with null xRangeProperties [Michael Stahl]
    34. tdf#105002 don't crash on mail wizard recreation [Maxim Monastirsky]
    35. tdf#105281 rearrange a few things for l10n-friendliness [Adolfo Jayme Barrientos]
    36. tdf#105428 use static vars in ReplaceStringHookProc [Aron Budea]
    37. tdf#105703 make sure we actually have a motion path here [Katarina Behrens]
    38. tdf#105841 avoid REGRESSION!!! [Tor Lillqvist]
    39. tdf#105942 don't hang when file is protected and compressed [Xisco Fauli]
    40. tdf#106051 notify listeners on top and bottom of split formula group [Arul Michael]
    41. tdf#106084 EMF+ Add support for EmfPlusTranslateWorldTransform record [Bartosz Kosiorek]
    42. tdf#106131 no global drag when anchor drag active [Armin Le Grand]
    43. tdf#106265 ScopedHDC to clean-up hDC when rendering glyphs [Tomaž Vajngerl]
    44. tdf#106424 fix crash in SfxItemPool::Put [Jochen Nitschke]
    45. tdf#106520 xlsx: black square where image should be [Thomas Beck]
    46. tdf#106532 sifr icon for "Cross-reference" needed [Cassandra Freund]
    47. tdf#106533 sifr icon for "Index Entry" needed [Cassandra Freund]
    48. tdf#106607 sifr icon for "Table Styles" needed [Cassandra Freund]
    49. tdf#106838 icon set not visible in conditional formatting [Caolán McNamara]
    50. tdf#106902 swap [es-SV] decimal and group separator [Eike Rathke]
    51. tdf#106929 sw: SwCursorShell::Pop() ensure cursor ring is recreated [Michael Stahl]
    52. tdf#106953 RTF import: fix missing paragraph left margin [Miklos Vajna]
    53. tdf#106956 CDateFromIso: accept YYMMDD for compatibility, follow-up [Eike Rathke]
    54. tdf#107016 EMF+ Add support of import EmfPlusRecordTypeDrawRects record [Bartosz Kosiorek]
    55. tdf#107027 remove language specific tags in templates [Laurent Balland-Poirier]
    56. tdf#107033 DOCX import: fix unexpected missing footnote separator [Miklos Vajna]
    57. tdf#107034 EMF+ Add support for import EmfPlusDrawPie record [Bartosz Kosiorek]
    58. tdf#107104 DOCX drawingML import: fix invisible arrow shape [Miklos Vajna, Vasily Melenchuk]
    59. tdf#107116 RTF import: fix missing upper and lower borders around text [Miklos Vajna]
    60. tdf#107126 sw: fix a11y crash on double Dispose [Michael Stahl]
    61. tdf#107159 EMF+ Add support for EmfPlusDrawArc record [Bartosz Kosiorek]
    62. tdf#107176 just return initial selection when there's no range [Julien Nabet]
    63. tdf#107196 fix firebird relationship [Julien Nabet]
    64. tdf#107241 don't let floating function description grow infinitely [Caolán McNamara]
    65. tdf#107310 hybrid cell is a value cell as well as a string cell. [Kohei Yoshida]
    66. tdf#107350 prevent crash in unotbl.cxx [LeMoyne Castle]
    67. tdf#107389 wrong positioning of AutoFilter buttons in tiledrendering mode [Tamás Zolnai]
    68. tdf#107457 don't quote columns referred by expression (not by name) [Lionel Elie Mamane]
    69. tdf#107494 sw: fix crash in SwCallMouseEvent when deleting header [Michael Stahl]
    70. tdf#107505 impress - crash with two people co-editing one slide [Tamás Zolnai]
    71. tdf#107512 sw: fix rollback of text attributes in SwUndoDelete [Michael Stahl]
    72. tdf#107558 french spelling dictionary (6.0.3) and thesaurus [Olivier R]
    73. tdf#107568 sw: prevent moving/splitting of tables in footnotes [Michael Stahl]
    74. tdf#107572 retrieve Default autoformat [Julien Nabet]
    75. tdf#107587 opening Hyperlink opens Browser in Background. [Thomas Beck]
    76. tdf#107620 RTF export: handle DocumentSettingId::PARA_SPACE_MAX compat setting [Miklos Vajna]
    77. tdf#107644 crash on inserting formula [Julien Nabet]
    78. tdf#107682 repeated images replace correct ones in exported PDF [Marco Cecchetti]
    79. tdf#107696 fix exports Heading style numbers [Julien Nabet]
    80. tdf#107706 fix crash when closing Calc document [Noel Grandin]
    81. tdf#107709 filter: MSO2003XML import: fix invalid OLE lengths [Michael Stahl]
    82. tdf#107720 bound Control initFromField: consider the case of the insert row [Lionel Elie Mamane]
    83. tdf#107729 disable toolbar items that are not available yet. [Jan Holesovsky]
    84. tdf#107782 xmlsecurity PDF verify: handle empty X509 certificate [Miklos Vajna]
    85. tdf#107786 crash on null pointer access [Caolán McNamara]
    86. tdf#107811 expert config, deal no parent case [Julien Nabet]
    87. tdf#107827 import stream on the LibreOffice side, [Markus Mohrhard]
    88. tdf#107828 use empty document in orcus gnumeric import, [Markus Mohrhard]
    89. tdf#107868 PDF export of editeng fill color: restrict to logic map modes [Miklos Vajna]
    90. tdf#107877 don't crash if all bitmaps are deleted [Xisco Fauli]
    91. tdf#107892 fix negative values case with maxifs [Julien Nabet]
    92. tdf#107920 crash when using ScCompiler in condformat [Julien Nabet]
    93. tdf#107961 ensure notifyhdl is unset after dispose [Caolán McNamara]
    94. tdf#107981 SID_FM_CTL_PROPERTIES colorbox needs a 'default' entry [Caolán McNamara]
    95. tdf#108017 xlsb import: protection settings were reversed [Justin Luth]
    96. tdf#108049 VBA exception avoided in ScVbaRange::setStyle [Justin Luth]
    97. tdf#108068 use new name of column when it's been changed [Julien Nabet]
    98. tdf#108069 2nd OpenGLContext::init should dispose earlier results [Caolán McNamara]
    99. tdf#108072 match sprmTFCantSplit with its correct id [Aron Budea]
    100. tdf#108109 xmloff: SvxUnoDrawingModel doesn't implement... [Michael Stahl]
    101. tdf#108111 backport mono checkboxes fix [Caolán McNamara]
    102. tdf#108231 xmloff: SvxUnoDrawingModel doesn't implement... [Michael Stahl]