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    General for this Release Candidate: parallel installation

    • This build is in release configuration
    • the Linux and Mac packages can be installed in parallel to LibreOffice 5.3, 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 5.4 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
    • Note: LibreOffice 5.4 will be the last codeline to support Windows XP or Vista - later versions will require Windows 7 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 5.4.3 (rc2):

    1. ofz#2947 check for input stream end [Eike Rathke]
    2. ofz#3745 bad-cast [Caolán McNamara]
    3. ofz#3759 check for valid starting dash index [Caolán McNamara]
    4. ofz#4066 bad-cast [Caolán McNamara]
    5. ofz#4076 bad palette READ [Caolán McNamara]
    6. ofz#4123 do not read past end of file [Eike Rathke]
    7. ofz#4335 verify sprmTDefTable length [Caolán McNamara]
    8. ofz#4406 limit escher object cell area to calc's limits [Caolán McNamara]
    9. ofz#4414 set new nWwCols after verifying legal size [Caolán McNamara]
    10. ofz#4435 bad-cast [Caolán McNamara]
    11. ofz#4436 check if seek succeeded [Caolán McNamara]
    12. ofz#4481 move Path2DContext body to onEndElement [Caolán McNamara]
    13. ofz#4484 don't set mnRangeOpPosInSymbol on StringOverflow case [Caolán McNamara]
    14. ofz#4491 bad-Cast [Caolán McNamara]
    15. rhbz#1505379 [fix available] Opened combo box is blocking the entire session [Caolán McNamara]
    16. tdf#58186 EDITING: Navigator is not Updated, if a Chapter Move (in the navigator) is Undone in the document (with Undo) [Jim Raykowski]
    17. tdf#60315 RTL: Slide pane context menu opens going left rather than going right [Caolán McNamara]
    18. tdf#82078 FILEOPEN: RTF - Bold text spilling over to non-bold text [Miklos Vajna]
    19. tdf#92190 PRINTs landscape despite configured as portrait (Mac OS) [Tor Lillqvist]
    20. tdf#99537 SIDEBAR: Content panel setting not saved between context changes [Jan-Marek Glogowski]
    21. tdf#103234 Cancelling content of a cell does not restore the previous text representing a value (e.g. '(/21) ) [Eike Rathke]
    22. tdf#103978 FILEOPEN: DOCX: Table is displayed behind the text [Justin Luth]
    23. tdf#104079 FILEOPEN: RTF: Spacing is smaller than it should be [Miklos Vajna]
    24. tdf#104228 rtf bad opening [Miklos Vajna]
    25. tdf#107111 FILESAVE: hyperlink text disappears after opening&saving specific DOCX (with some index/TOC before the link) [Vasily Melenchuk]
    26. tdf#107643 1.15 Line spacing has wrong preview in Paragraph dialog [Jim Raykowski]
    27. tdf#108124 CRASH: bad dynamic_cast! after redo operation [Fyodor Yemelyanenko]
    28. tdf#108795 Cannot enter colon or semicolon in formula bar (French version) [Eike Rathke]
    29. tdf#108916 .uno:LanguageStatus shouldn't appear in the customization dialog [Muhammet Kara]
    30. tdf#109282 CRASH: When editing Visio OLE and leaving the edit mode [Caolán McNamara]
    31. tdf#110431 FILEOPEN: calc listbox entries are lost on open *.ods file [Mohammed Abdul Azeem]
    32. tdf#111428 Formula cells not recalculated after column was inserted and in a shifted column a formula cell is edited/added when the next column is empty (EDITING) [Eike Rathke]
    33. tdf#111894 PaletteManager::LoadPalettes() leaks memory [Julien Nabet]
    34. tdf#111967 Vertical text in table formatted incorrectly [Mark Hung]
    35. tdf#112352 FILESAVE DOCX: Document with one column section appears with two columns in LO [Justin Luth]
    36. tdf#112435 navigator does not scroll when navigating to inactive document [Jim Raykowski]
    37. tdf#112547 FILEOPEN: Text on OLE object is not read [Regina Henschel]
    38. tdf#112549 Full screen mode should hide title bar and Gnome Shell top bar [Caolán McNamara]
    39. tdf#112633 FILESAVE PPTX: Presentation has some invalid content after RT [Jacobo Aragunde Pérez]
    40. tdf#112808 CONTEXT MENU: 'Edit Section' entry appears on indexes [Gulsah Kose]
    41. tdf#112830 RTL: Toolbar tooltips flicker heavily as mouse thinks its in the opposite location (Gtk2) [Caolán McNamara]
    42. tdf#112943 Colour dropdrown lists are displayed for a fraction of second (gtk3) (ambiance, radiance theme) [Caolán McNamara]
    43. tdf#113179 Referenced cells no longer colored [Eike Rathke]
    44. tdf#113190 [Digital-Signatures][OpenPGP] Revoked and expired keys are listed as available OpenPGP keys [Thorsten Behrens]
    45. tdf#113202 FILEOPEN: RTF: Incorrect vertical position of last bullet of the list [Miklos Vajna]
    46. tdf#113214 SIDEBAR: Style combobox in Styles content panel stays at "More Styles..." [Caolán McNamara]
    47. tdf#113230 Crash in: writerfilter::dmapper::DomainMapper_Impl::finishParagraph(std::shared_ptr<writerfilter::dmapper::PropertyMap> const &) [Caolán McNamara]
    48. tdf#113263 FILESAVE: PPTX: Group shapes change position after RT [Szymon Kłos]
    49. tdf#113271 FILEOPEN: XLSX: Incorrect font colour [Bartosz Kosiorek]
    50. tdf#113284 Crash opening index dialog [Tamas Bunth]
    51. tdf#113328 EDITING Closing Colour replacer crashes the application [Caolán McNamara]
    52. tdf#113336 Crash when FILEOPEN .DOT Template [Caolán McNamara]
    53. tdf#113347 Scrolling with the horizontal/vertical toolbar is sluggish with OpenGL enabled [Mike Kaganski]
    54. tdf#113353 UI: floating toolbars have two heading (VCL: gtk2) [Maxim Monastirsky]
    55. tdf#113368 File Selection widget in dialog causes crash [Julien Nabet]
    56. tdf#113378 Table properties: the icons on preset buttons for outlining the table do not correspond to the actions and the popup tooltips [Caolán McNamara]
    57. tdf#113408 FILEOPEN: RTF - Indentation of image not retained [Miklos Vajna]
    58. tdf#113428 Arabic PDF export is messy in old files < 5.3 [Khaled Hosny]
    59. tdf#113446 "Edit Style" menu command missing from customize dialog [Yousuf Philips]
    60. tdf#113455 Impossible to clear "Width/Height in pages" after converting "Page style" sheet to Widget UI [Caolán McNamara]
    61. tdf#113550 FILEOPEN: RTF: Incorrect text indent [Miklos Vajna]
    62. tdf#113562 Last Digit is Automatically Deleted when Editing Formula with Comma-separated Values [Caolán McNamara]
    63. tdf#113591 Crash when switching between Calc and other LO window [Samuel Mehrbrodt]
    64. tdf#113592 LibreLogo: add fallback localization to fix platform issues [László Németh]
    65. tdf#113615 Basic command thiscomponent.currentselection(0).name returns wrong name of grouped Draw objects when GTK3 backend is used [Caolán McNamara]
    66. tdf#113647 Crash when clicking 2 times on "New Theme..." in Gallery on detached SideBar ( steps in comment 4 ) ( not gtk3) [Caolán McNamara]
    67. tdf#113657 impress crashes when trying to format - char an empty paragraph [Julien Nabet]
    68. tdf#113695 Crash when using color picker after parent toolbar is closed [Caolán McNamara]
    69. tdf#113787 CLI versioning: cli_oootypes.config is wrong [Michael Stahl]
    70. tdf#113790 'SAXParseException: Attribute w:cstheme redefined' error upon certain changes to a DOCX [Mike Kaganski]
    71. tdf#113875 1bpp grey-level PNG images are mis-exported to PDF (as black&white) [Tor Lillqvist]
    72. tdf#113889 [FILESAVE]: changes format of date in cell from DD.MM.YY to MM.DD.YY with save file to .XLSX [Eike Rathke]
    73. tdf#113894 [Regression] Pasting text from Writer in Calc formula field doesn't strip formatting [Caolán McNamara]
    74. tdf#113918 1bpp non-B&W PNG images are mishandled on Linux in all vcl "backends" ("plugins") [Tor Lillqvist, Stephan Bergmann]
    75. tdf#113935 Switching from read-only to edit mode by clicking "Edit Document" isn't instantaneous anymore [Noel Grandin]
    76. tdf#114011 DATEADD() LOBasic function displays year incorrectly [Eike Rathke]
    77. tdf#114025 deadlock from lock dialog: Singleton vs. SolarMutex in framework [Michael Stahl]
    78. tdf#114112 Fields - Variables not listed alphabetically from 4.2 [Caolán McNamara]


    This build contains these translation updates. See credits for each language.