Mailinglist Archive: opensuse-announce (25 mails)

< Previous Next >
[opensuse-announce] OpenOffice_org 2.4.1rc2 available (call for testing)
  • From: Petr Mladek <pmladek@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 5 Jun 2008 15:42:49 +0200
  • Message-id: <200806051542.49939.pmladek@xxxxxxx>
Hi,

I’m happy to announce that OpenOffice.org 2.4.1rc2 is available in the Build
Service OpenOffice.org:UNSTABLE project.


Call for testing:

It is the second and hopefully final release candidate of OOo-2.4.1 and we
would like to ask you for testing and reporting bugs.


Where to get it:

The list of installation repositories can be found at
http://en.opensuse.org/Additional_YaST_Package_Repositories#OpenOffice.org_UNSTABLE


Installation problems:

There are some problems with the version update on older distributions. You
might need to select the right version by hand, see
http://en.opensuse.org/OpenOffice#Dependencies_During_Update


Bug reports:

Please report the bugs into https://bugzilla.novell.com/ for the
product "OpenOffice_org 2.0". Do not forget to mention enough information
about the problem, see http://en.opensuse.org/Bugs:OOo.


Schedule:

If no blocker bug is found, OOo-2.4.1rc2 will be final and it will get
available in the Build Service OpenOffice.org:STABLE project about Tuesday,
June 10, 2008.


Changes in this version:

The GO-OO project changes are listed at
http://svn.gnome.org/svn/ooo-build/tags/OOO_BUILD_2_4_1_5/NEWS

The upstream changes are listed at
http://development.openoffice.org/releases/2.4.1rc2.html


General information about the build:

The build is based on the GO-OO project. It includes lots bug fixes, features
and optimizations in compare with the regular OpenOffice.org build:

* better startup performance
* improved VBA interoperability
* improved import filters (OOXML, WordPerfect)
* additional import filters (WordPerfect Graphics, Microsoft Works, ...)
* native KDE Open/Save dialog
* WebDAV locking
* new 3D slide transitions
* multimedia in Impress via GStreamer
* multiple formula syntax (Calc A1, Excel A1 and Excel R1C1)
* ...

, see also http://go-oo.org/discover/


--
Best Regards,

Petr Mladek
software developer
---------------------------------------------------------------------
SUSE LINUX, s. r. o. e-mail: pmladek@xxxxxxx
Lihovarská 1060/12 tel: +420 284 028 952
190 00 Prague 9 fax: +420 284 028 951
Czech Republic http://www.suse.cz/
--
To unsubscribe, e-mail: opensuse-announce+unsubscribe@xxxxxxxxxxxx
For additional commands, e-mail: opensuse-announce+help@xxxxxxxxxxxx

< Previous Next >
This Thread
  • No further messages