Krita 3.0 had been released and this is a really big release: animation support integrated into Krita’s core, Instant Preview for better performance painting and drawing with big brushes on big canvases, ported to the latest version of the Qt platform and too many bigger and smaller new features and improvements to mention!. Krita 3.0 Highlights Animatable raster layers – Animated raster images with frames, and use the time-line docker to order them.
The Document Foundation announced the release of LibreOffice 5.0 RC5, the fifth release candidate of LibreOffice 5.0 family. The upcoming 5.0.0 will be the first release of our fresh 5.0 line. Please be aware that LibreOffice 5.0.0 RC5 has not been flagged as ready for production use yet, however feel free to give it a try instead of 4.4.5. LibreOffice 5.0 RC5 changelog Content of a choosen listbox in a tablecontrol isn’t shown FILESAVE: New DOCX export of text with highlighting works not for all colors Show the real icon instead of a black square with gtk vclplug.
The Document Foundation announced the release of LibreOffice 4.4.4, the fourth minor release of the LibreOffice 4.4 family, with over 70 fixes over LibreOffice 4.4.3. As such, the version is stable and is suitable for all users. LibreOffice 4.4.4 changelog Complete list of all new features in this release can be found here BugFixes fix default sdr attribute is special object don’t confuse logically r/o doc with physically r/o updated Danish dictionary implement ODF import/export of page title field add missing .
The Document Foundation announced the release of LibreOffice 4.4.3, the third bugfix release from the 4.4 branch of LibreOffice which contains new features and program enhancements. As such, the version is stable and is suitable for all users. LibreOffice 4.4.3 changelog Filters Improved OOXML support Improved Visio support Improved Table of Contents in HTML export Document thumbnails Improved MS Publisher support Improved Abiword support Improved MS Works Spreadsheet support Improved FictionBook support Localization New languages/locales with locale data Improved language tools (spell-check dictionaries, thesaurus, hyphenation patterns) API changes OSL macro clean-up IReference and ReferenceObject UNO API changes UNO API removals GUI Dialogs conversion to WidgetLayout finished Sifr as the default icon theme on OS X Changes to rulers Start Center New default templates New color selector Reworked paragraph line spacing dropdown Bullet and Numbering dropdown Sidebar changes Context menu changes Edit / Read-only mode Tab changes Firefox Themes Image scaling Simplification of Special Character dialog Icon improvements Locale in About dialog UI text improvements Writer Master Document Templates Shapes can have a TextBox Improvements to Track Changes Style dropdown Line numbering easier to apply for headers and footers Status bar improvements Toolbar improvements Navigator bookmarks AutoCorrect improvements Calc Statistics Wizard (alternative to Excel’s Add-in “Analysis ToolPak”) Direct conversion of formulas into static values Formula engine Toolbar improvements Sheet context menu Impress and Draw Text of Master View Object Previews Select and toggle off master elements directly via Delete OpenGL transitions Page Title field Inherit current style of cells when inserting New row/column in table Password for editing Printing: use specified paper size Zoom Mode button Toolbar improvements Menubar improvements See changelog for full details
The Document Foundation announced the release of LibreOffice 4.4.2, the second bugfix release from the 4.4 branch of LibreOffice which contains new features and program enhancements. As such, the version is stable and is suitable for all users. Some key performance enhancement in this release includes: Writer The “Accept Change” and “Reject Change” commands now automatically jump to the next change Inclusion of new buttons in the Track Changes toolbar, along with a new set of icons Writer shapes can now have a Textbox, meaning that it’s possible to have complex Writer content and full drawinglayer geometry for a shape at the same time The “Standard” and “Formatting” toolbars were reorganized by removing uncommonly used commands and replacing them with frequent features Calc A new feature was added to convert formula cells into static values (via the menu Tools ▸ Cell Contents ▸ Formula to Value) Added AGGREGATE spreadsheet function for Excel interoperability The right-click context menu that appear for managing sheets now has icons for sheet operations Impress and Draw In Slide Master view, the text of the presentation object previews is now read-only Toggling bullets on and off in slide master view in the outline preview via “Bullets On/Off” now truly toggles on/off the bullets of the Outline styles OpenGL transitions Implemented and enabled for Windows Improved implementation based on new OpenGL framework in vcl for Linux, Windows and OS X Math Now Math supports the basic 16 HTML colors The newly added colors can be inserted from the Elements docked bar General notes on features and enhancements are contained in this release.
OpenSCAD is a software for creating solid 3D CAD models. It is free software and available for Linux/UNIX, Windows and Mac OS X. Unlike most free software for creating 3D models (such as Blender) it does not focus on the artistic aspects of 3D modelling but instead on the CAD aspects. Most prominent updates to latest release are text(), offset() and list comprehension functionality, as well as a better editor and other GUI improvements.
MyPaint 1.1 is a fast and easy open-source graphics application for digital painters. It lets you focus on the art instead of the program. You work on your canvas with minimum distractions, bringing up the interface only when you need it. MyPaint comes with a large brush collection including charcoal and ink to emulate real media, but the highly configurable brush engine allows you to experiment with your own brushes and with not-quite-natural painting.
The Document Foundation announced the release of LibreOffice 4.4.1, the first bugfix release from the 4.4 branch of LibreOffice which contains new features and program enhancements. As such, the version is stable and is suitable for all users. Some key performance enhancement in this release includes: Loading large autocorrect lists is at least twice as fast now, because the lists are parsed in a thread by the fastparser and repeated parsing of unchanged files is avoided Redundant image swap out / in has been significantly cleaned up avoiding wasteful image load/save FastSerializer classes used by all OpenXML export are very significantly faster and more efficient, reducing syscall thrash JPEG-Turbo – we now use and bundle this library which provides in excess of a 2x performance improvement for loading and de-compressing JPEG images Mail merge in Writer should be now significantly faster when processing a large number of records General notes on features and enhancements are contained in this release.
The Document Foundation announced the release of LibreOffice 4.4. This is the first stable release from the 4.4 branch of LibreOffice which contains new features and program enhancements. As such, the version is stable and is suitable for all users. This version may contain a few annoying bugs which will be fixed in the next bugfix versions to come. General notes on features and enhancements are contained in this release. For a detailed list, please check complete release notes here.
LibreOffice is an open source productivity suite that provides all the necessary office components for small-business, educational and non-profit organizations. It is a powerful office suite; its clean interface and powerful tools let you unleash your creativity and grow your productivity. LibreOffice embeds several applications that make it the most powerful Free & Open Source Office suite on the market: Writer, the word processor, Calc, the spreasheet application, Impress, the presentation engine, Draw, our drawing and flowcharting application, Base, our database and database frontend, and Math for editing mathematics.