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LibreOffice Gets 5.1 Release

Open source office suite LibreOffice has just had its 5.1 release. “On tap are reorganized menus, integrated support for remote servers like Microsoft SharePoint and Google Drive, improved compatibility with Microsoft Office documents, and too many smaller improvements to count.” I love LibreOffice. 21 more words

Tweaks & Updates

New Shavlik Patch (SCUPdates) Package Available – 2/10/2016

• QAIR2000260 – Adobe Air – Critical
• QNFP2000306 – Adobe Flash Player Firefox – Critical
• QAF2000306 – Adobe Flash Player Internet Explorer – Critical… 124 more words

Patch And Bulletin Information

Camp in Turkey, produces patches to LibreOffice

One of our new contributors attended a programming camp in Turkey, this resulted in patches for Libreoffice.

A big “thank you” to Kader and her friends. 84 more words


GSoC preparations.

With FOSDEM 2016 done, it is time to concentrate on GSoC.

We see a lot of student submitting patches in order to ease the GSoC qualifications. 161 more words



Attending FOSDEM2016, for the first time with my new LibreOffice hat on. It is nice to meet old and new friends/collegaues.

I gave a speech about lowering the bar for new contributors. 7 more words


Hackfest in Brussel as a prelude to FOSDEM.

The hackfest in Brussel has started, at noon the first day we were around 20 people.

A hackfest is a good way to get to know people. 40 more words


2016 new year, new challenges

We are receiving requests from 2-5 new developers, who wants to help out making LibreOffice even better.

Many new developers join and do not realize how big and complex LibreOffice is, if you “attack” without guidance. 100 more words