LibreOffice 5.1.2 released with OneDrive Integration

The Document Foundation has just announced the release of LibreOffice 5.1.2, the second maintenance release of the LibreOffice 5.1 open-source office suite. So far, the LibreOffice 5.1 family is the most popular LibreOffice ever.


LibreOffice 5.1.2 Changelog

  • Enable auto-accelerator behaviour for gtk
  • new baseline (Cent OS 6): requires kernel 2.6.32 or newer, glibc 2.12 or newer
  • SUM function now uses optimized arithemetic and SSE3 if present, giving a ~5x win for large sums
  • [gtk3] [wayland] Windows have broken size and headerbar drawn over content
  • [gtk3] gtk2 Swing/AWT GUIs in java-based extensions crash gtk3 libreoffice
  • [gtk3] [dark theme] Adwaita:dark not fully supported
  • horizontal/vertical flip of inserted picture is not persisted
  • OneDrive Integration Request
  • EDITING: Text drag and drop doesn’t work correctly
  • Export as JPEG missing something
  • Outline Numbering for DOCX not working when new headings inserted in between
  • EMF: dashed lines in background grid are rendered as solid lines
  • TOOLBAR: empty values in button names not respected
  • DOCX Import: Incorrect display of the headings – numbering style indents
  • EDITING: PostgreSQL direct connection – Default for Text isn’t CharacterType of PostgreSQL
  • Switching spreadsheet tab triggers crash, no data provided

See release notes for complete list of changes and improvements

Install LibreOffice 5.1.2 on Ubuntu Linux OS

sudo apt-get remove --purge libreoffice*

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:libreoffice/ppa

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install libreoffice
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