Calligra 2.9.2 Released

The Calligra team has released Calligra 2.9.2, which is the bugfix release of the Calligra Suite, Calligra Active and the Calligra Office Engine. Updating the software is recommended to everybody. This release addresses some important fixes.



  • Re-enable Review and References features that were disabled by mistake
  • Fix crash after showing “Insert Bibliography” second time
  • Fix bug “Can’t change footnotes style”
  • Do not crash when reducing number of columns on page
  • Do not crash after selecting more than one table and pressing Ctrl+C


  • General:
    • Fix error when configuring Calligra (related to the Marble maps component)
  • Forms & Table views:
    • Make combo-boxes in table and form views show just one column
    • Fix displaying records in data aware combo boxes
  • Forms:
    • Fix crash when removing elements in the object tree


  • Don’t show the zoom level on-canvas message while loadidng
  • Fix initialization of the multi-brush axis
  • Add some more kickstarter backers to the about box
  • Fix memory leak when loading presets (and a bunch more memory leaks)
  • Fix crashes related to progress reporting when running a g’mic action
  • Add a toggle button to hide/show the filter selection tree in the filter dialog
  • Fix a focus bug that made it hard to edit e.g. layer names when activating the editor in the docker with a tablet stylus
  • Fix geometry of the toolbox on startup in some cases
  • Fix lock proportions in the free transform tool when locking aspect ratio
  • Add an option to hide the docker titlebars
  • Update the resource manager lists after loading a resource bundle
  • Make the resource manager look for bundles by default
  • Make the eraser end of the stylus erase by default
  • Make krita remember the presets chosen for each stylus and stylus end
  • Make Krita start faster by only loading images for the references docker when the references docker is visible
  • Fix a crash in the g’mic docker when there’s no preview widget selected
  • On switching images, show the selected layer in the layer box, not the bottom one
  • Show the selected monitor profile in the color management settings page instead of the default one
  • Make the Image Split dialog select the right export file type.
  • Fix saving and loading masks for file layers
  • Make the default MDI background darker
  • Fix loading some older .kra files that contained an image name with a number after a /
  • Don’t crash if the linux colord colormanager cannot find a color-managed output device
  • Clean the code following a number of PVS studio code analyzer warnings
  • Add tooltips to the presets in the popup palette
  • Fix a problem where brush presets in the popup palette were sometimes misaligned

Calligra Words

  • Fix a crash on Format page
  • Fix memory leaks
  • Make line number of cursor (statusbar) count lines of text instead of hard breaks
  • Many fixes for sections

Install Calligra Suit 2.9 on Ubuntu 14.10

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install calligra

Remove Calligra

sudo apt-add-repository --remove ppa:kubuntu-ppa/backports

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get remove calligra
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