LibreOffice 4.1 Beta 2

Jun

9

2013

LibreOffice 4.1 Beta 2

LibreOffice logo (60 pix) The Document Foundation has released the second beta release of version 4.1 of LibreOffice released. This open source office suite was created as a fork of OpenOffice and comes with Writer word processor, Calc spreadsheet, presentation program, Impress, Draw, drawing, and database programs Base Formula, an application to scientific notations to do. Below you find the changes and improvements that we in version 4.1, if all goes well the end of June a list appears to see. meet

Writer

Images embedded in writer can now be easily rotated in 90 degree increments
Writer textframes now support having a gradient as background fdo # 46029
Embedding fonts in a Writer document fdo # 42195
The comments bar now can be easily toggled with the a button in the ruler. fdo # 38246
On Windows, modern Imes show Their suggestion windows at more easy-to-read position. fdo # 64298
Import and export of graphical bullets or numbering rings in the DOC, DOCX and RTF filters i # 120928
Improved Footnote and footer comment handling. fdo # 34800
Comments to text ranges can now span across multiple Paragraphs. fdo # 53442

Calc

Embedding fonts in a Calc spreadsheet fdo # 61073
Add a Stepped Lines line type to Line and XY (Scatter) graphs fdo # 61135
New feature in Calc spreadsheet: Count the number of selected cells: fdo # 61541
Import large HTML documents with more than 64k table cells. fdo # 35756

Formula engine

New spreadsheet functions NUMBER VALUE as defined in ODF OpenFormula. fdo # 57180
New spreadsheet functions SKEWP as defined in ODF OpenFormula. fdo # 60322
Import / export new functions in Excel 2013 for ODF OpenFormula compatibility. fdo # 60032
The following functions are handled, are particular specialties Given axis (in parentheses and the Calc-US UI name) [in brackets the ODFF name]

ACOT, ACOTH, ARABIC, BASE, BINOM.DIST.RANGE (B) [BINOM.DIST.RANGE], BITAND, BITLSHIFT, BITOR, BITRSHIFT, BITXOR, COMBINA, COT, COTH, CSC, CSCH, DAYS, DECIMAL, FORMULA TEXT ( FORMULA) [FORMULA], GAMMA, GAUSS, IFNA, IMCOSH, IMCOT, IMCSC, IMCSCH, IMSEC, IMSECH, IMSINH, IMTAN, ISFORMULA, MUNIT, NUMBER VALUE, PDURATION (DURATION) [PDURATION], PERMUTATIONA, PHI, RRI, SEC, SECH, SHEET, SHEETS, SKEW.P (SKEWP) [SKEWP], UNICHAR, UNICODE, XOR

Impress

Embedding fonts in a presentation Impress file fdo # 61072
See also filters
Now it’s easier to create slideshows from a series of pictures with the “Photo Album” feature. fdo # 35546

Find at: Insert> Picture> Photo Album

Draw

See also filters

Base

Limit the results of a query by using the ‘Limit’ combo box on the Query Design Toolbar.

Find at: Queries> Design View> Design Toolbar

New Query Properties Dialog in Query Design view for adding limit values ​​and distinct properties.

Find at: Queries> Design View> Edit> Query Properties

Query Properties Dialog can open from Query Design Toolbar

Find at: Queries> Design View> Design Toolbar

Chart

Export or charts into odc (ODF chart files)
Inserting odc files into Calc sheets through Insert> Object> Chart from File
Charts can now be usefull Exported to vector graphics (eg SVG, PDF) fdo # 60137

Core

Reduce java code: Port Agenda Wizard to python. Remove 11 files, 5345 lines of java code
Port Web Wizard to python. 140 files changed, 5076 (+), 11416 (-). Removed 55 files, 10426 lines of Java code

Filters

SVG export usefull now includes hyperlinks fdo # 47576
Media file types WMA, WMV and AAC now accessible from Insert> Movie and sound fdo # 36635

GUI

Make Find hotkey (Ctrl + F) a toggle command fdo # 59101
Add a “close search” button to the search bar fdo # 58526
Add ‘[x] Match Case “Ctrl-f option to the search bar
Add File> Recent Documents> Clear List feature
Delete multiple styles at once fdo # 46718
Access Recent Documents directly from the toolbar using a dropdown next to the “Open” button, and improvesleep the Recent Documents menu

Localization

Much improved windows input method using alignment IMR_QUERYCHARPOSITION fdo # 64298
Support font localized forms (locl) feature in Writer fdo # 62154

Right-to-Left Support

Arabic scripts are supported in Mac OSX now
Improved kashida in Justified text fdo # 35320

Infrastructure

Completed the port to gnumake, and removed all dmake makefiles and internal binary, this gives significant build parallelism and build-time improvements see [ blog ] – Helped many people in this work
Instead of passing a fixed number of pre-processor defines DFOO on every compiler command line, along with a similarly large amount of makefile rules to set thesis for various files, we now use autoconf to produce many separate config_host / config_feature.h include Which files to include lots of avoid this annoyance
Converted large numbers of component instantiations to use the new, much cleaner and more readable constructors service

Extensions

Gallery improvements
Galleries can now be named with sensible names zoals “mygallery.thm” rather than sg Avoiding conflicts in the integer number-space and making it easier to package them.
Galleries are created at compile time from a flat list of files – making it easy to extend them.
Add ability to translate gallery files using a. Desktop file syntax. ‘Str’ file placed next to the gallery osmanthus

name [en_US] = My Gallery
especially [the] = Meine Gallery
name [fr] = …

Feature removal / deprecation

Support for Mac OS X for PowerPC leg has dropped .
Similarly, support for Mac OS X v10.4 and 10.5 SDK’s leg has dropped as well.

Unpublishing UNO APIs

com.sun.star.document.MediaDescriptor core commit 765aca651a3d53b14dc3bfac0d05b36d4f01dbb4

Removing deprecated configuration options

Common / Gallery / ID_Dialog core commit 8e7a1ad17cdcd677e40865daa9bbdbe69927360d
Common / Image / Color / Color Poster
Common / Image / Color / Rotation Angle
Common / Image / Color / Left Right
Common / Image / Color / BlackWhiteThreshold
Common / Image / Effect / MosaicX_Tile
Common / Image / Effect / MosaicY_Tile
Common / Image / Effect / SolarizationThreshold
Common / Image / Effect / TileX_Tile
Common / Image / Effect / TileY_Tile
Common / Internal / CurrentTempURL core commit 31fedbe9f782976b6aa4615b6fd171ed52137c94
Common / Internal / Send Mail Crash
Common / Internal / Slot
Common / Internal / UseMailUI
Common / Office Objects core commit 8e7a1ad17cdcd677e40865daa9bbdbe69927360d
Common / External Apps / External Mailer / Used Fault Mailer
Common / External Apps / External Mailer / Command Profile
Common / External Apps / External Mailer / Profiles
Common / Mail Command Line Profile
Common / Path / Current / Office Install
Common / Path / Current / OfficeInstallURL
Common / WorkingSet core commit 55664c9bd2469d3e493e6f1b67fbb2f96500d492
Inet / Settings / ooInetDNSServer core commit ad8ca80c42d2e2b8996d3cf528183710e8ea3395
Inet / Settings / ooInetSOCKSProxyName
Inet / Settings / ooInetSOCKSProxyPort
Java / Install / AdditionalClasspath core commit 7c48a2a83f4a92200c7f2b0f259bf1684d253436
Java / Install / AdditionalSearchPath
Java / Install / ExcludeVersion
Java / Install / Installation Package
Java / Install / Package Installation Directory
Java / Install / Version Required
Java / Install / Vendor
Java / Install / VerifiedVersion
Java / Install / Version
Java / Virtual Machine / Debug Port
Java / Virtual Machine / DisableAsyncGC
Java / Virtual Machine / EnableClassGC
Java / Virtual Machine / EnableVerboseGC
Java / Virtual Machine / Environment Type
Java / Virtual Machine / JavaLibPath
Java / Virtual Machine / Java Stack Size
Java / Virtual Machine / MaxHeapSize
Java / Virtual Machine / MinHeapSize
Java / Virtual Machine / Native Tack Size
Java / Virtual Machine / RunTimeLib
Java / Virtual Machine / System Classpath
Java / Virtual Machine / VMType
Java / Virtual Machine / Verbose
Java / Virtual Machine / Verify Mode
Math / Misc / NoSymbolsWarning core commit 1c86d43ca8bf6f1eac93791068ec016d5637efcd

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