20 May 2019

LibreOffice 6.3 Alpha1 is ready for testing

The LibreOffice Quality Assurance ( QA ) Team is happy to announce LibreOffice 6.3 Alpha1 is ready for testing!

LibreOffice 6.3 will be released as final in mid August ( Check the Release Plan ) being LibreOffice 6.3 Alpha1 the first pre-release since the development of version 6.3 started in mid November, 2018. Since then, 6390 commits have been submitted to the code repository and more than 1050 bugs have been set to FIXED in Bugzilla. Check the release notes to find the new features included in this version of LibreOffice.

LibreOffice 6.3 Alpha1 is already available for downloading here, for Linux, MacOS and Windows.

In case you find any problem in this pre-release, please report it in Bugzilla ( You just need a legit email account in order to create a new account ).

For help, you can contact the QA Team directly in the QA IRC channel or via Telegram.

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7 May 2019

QA Report: April 2019

General Activities

  1. LibreOffice 6.2.3 was released on April 18, 2019
  2. László Németh (NISZ) fixed the Autocorrect capitalization of the English i’m
  3. László Németh (NISZ) continues his work with pasting table from Calc to table in Writer. Now Calc table with hidden rows pastes in Writer table without these rows
  4. Grzegorz Araminowicz (Collabora) improved SmartArt interoperability
  5. Stephan Bergmann added support for JRE installations with unknown java vendor
  6. Andreas Kainz ended update Sifr icon theme. Some review and feedback are welcome
  7. Heiko Tietze implemented a nice Tip-of-the-Day dialog that is prompted when LibreOffice is launched.
  8. Miklos Vajna (Collabora) has fixed many OpenGL bugs
  9. Mike Kaganski (Collabora) has fixed some Pivot table interoperability problems when import/export them into XLSX format
  10. Using the new Windows bibisect repo for 4.3 created by Cloph, Buovjaga was able to solve many old regression mysteries
  11. Gábor Kelemen (NISZ) closed many reports as duplicates, Chart issues in particular
  12. Noel Grandin (Collabora) improved different opening/saving performance hotspots for some documents in Writer, like documents with lots of bookmarks. Buovjaga decided to profile dozens of existing file saving issues just in case.
  13. Noel Grandin (Collabora) improved the opening time of different documents in Calc.
  14. Xisco Fauli found many crashes ( many of which are already fixed ) using UITests for mass testing
  15. Telesto and Buovjaga wrote instructions for Windows performance tracing using UiforETW
  16. New contributor Tasanim Mulla continued to do significant contributions in the area of confirming bugs
  17. Miklos Vajna (Collabora) keeps working on improving btLr text direction
  18. Tomaž Vajngerl (Collabora) has fixed some bugs affecting macOS
  19. Tamás Zolnai (Collabora) implemented Interoperable text-based form controls
  20. Muhammet Kara (Collabora) disabled the Firefox theme search
  21. Michael Stahl (CIB) added Undo for ToX Update

Reported Bugs

580 bugs, 63 of which are enhancements, have been reported by 339 people.

Top 10 Reporters

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 31 )
  2. andreas_k ( 31 )
  3. Mike Kaganski ( 19 )
  4. NISZ LibreOffice Team ( 16 )
  5. Andreas Gruhler ( 15 )
  6. Roman Kuznetsov ( 9 )
  7. Buovjaga ( 9 )
  8. Aron Budea ( 8 )
  9. Heiko Tietze ( 8 )
  10. Patrick Jaap ( 7 )

Triaged Bugs

585 bugs have been triaged by 87 people.

Top 10 Triagers

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 130 )
  2. Heiko Tietze ( 39 )
  3. Dieter Praas ( 31 )
  4. Buovjaga ( 30 )
  5. V Stuart Foote ( 25 )
  6. raal ( 25 )
  7. Roman Kuznetsov ( 24 )
  8. Oliver Brinzing ( 24 )
  9. Aron Budea ( 23 )
  10. mulla.tasanim ( 22 )

Resolution of Resolved bugs

520 bugs have been set to RESOLVED.

Check the following sections for more information about bugs resolved as FIXED, WORKSFORME and DUPLICATE.

Fixed Bugs

231 bugs have been fixed by 42 people.

Top 10 Fixers

  1. Caolán McNamara ( 31 )
  2. Mike Kaganski ( 17 )
  3. andreas kainz ( 14 )
  4. Noel Grandin ( 14 )
  5. Miklos Vajna ( 13 )
  6. Tor Lillqvist ( 10 )
  7. Tomaž Vajngerl ( 8 )
  8. Michael Stahl ( 8 )
  9. László Németh ( 5 )
  10. Balazs Varga ( 5 )

List of critical bugs fixed

  1. tdf#109376 Crash after accepting all changes from compared documents ( Thanks to Michael Stahl )
  2. tdf#120754 Crashes on UNDO ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  3. tdf#123502 crash: use of “com.sun.star.ui.dialogs.FolderPicker” crashes ( Thanks to Mike Kaganski )
  4. tdf#123747 digital signatures from 6.1 and 6.2 ivalidate each other ( Thanks to Miklos Vajna )
  5. tdf#124413 Crash on undo / redo in Basic IDE ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )
  6. tdf#124440 IDE & Calc crash opening Breakpoint Management (gen) ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  7. tdf#124586 Crash if switch from user outline numbering to chapter numbering with same paragraph style ( Thanks to Michael Stahl )
  8. tdf#124828 FILEOPEN XLS Crash with large spreadsheet ( Thanks to Luboš Luňák )

List of crashes fixed

  1. tdf#113834 FILESAVE Crashes when saving remotely when service host is empty ( Thanks to Julien Nabet )
  2. tdf#122172 OOoSpotlightImporter causes mdworker to crash repeatedly. ( Thanks to Tomaž Vajngerl )
  3. tdf#122780 FILEOPEN DOCX Crash with too long Template tag in app.xml ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  4. tdf#124384 LO shouldn’t crash when opening DOCX (even if MSO cannot open or warns about unreadable content) ( Thanks to Serge Krot )
  5. tdf#124635 CRASH: Opening file on Linux ( Thanks to Stephan Bergmann )
  6. tdf#124652 gtk3_kde5: Hang/crash when using folderpicker from Java extension ( Thanks to Michael Weghorn )
  7. tdf#124693 Crash when modifying chart data range with mouse selection ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  8. tdf#124698 CRASH: closing authentication dialog after LibreOffice ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  9. tdf#124722 CRASH: after pasting, if deleting more text than fits on a page ( Thanks to Michael Stahl )
  10. tdf#124730 Writer Crashes when Creating New Style ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  11. tdf#124778 View – Comments causes crash ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )
  12. tdf#124815 CRASH: inserting a column ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )
  13. tdf#124818 CRASH: selecting all and switching spreadsheet ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )
  14. tdf#124822 CRASH: cutting and undoing ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )
  15. tdf#124896 CRASH: deleting sheet ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )
  16. tdf#124918 iOS App Crashes with Invalid Template URL ( Thanks to Tor Lillqvist )
  17. tdf#124980 Crash when defining a range ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  18. tdf#125030 nice crash by repeating apply style (Ctrl+Shft+Y) ( Thanks to Mike Kaganski )

List of old bugs ( more than 4 years old ) fixed

  1. tdf#38703 Indexe(s) ‘Update’ or change deletes ‘undo – redo’ stack ( Thanks to Michael Stahl )
  2. tdf#43309 sc.ScCellRangeObj::com::sun::star::chart::XChartData::addChartDataChangeEventListener() RuntimeException ( Thanks to Jens Carl )
  3. tdf#67207 FILESAVE saving as .DOCX replaces MailMerge fields with the “” ( Thanks to László Németh )
  4. tdf#67629 FILEOPEN Particular .xlsx hangs Spreadsheet & pegs a core ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )
  5. tdf#70838 FILESAVE: doc: wrong size and position exporting rotated objects ( Thanks to Regina Henschel )
  6. tdf#81765 FILEOPEN: slow loading in minutes of .ods and .xlsx with >1000 of conditional formats, also dump ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )
  7. tdf#82009 PIVOTTABLE: Black color on fields of Pivot Table Layout window (Mac OS X only) ( Thanks to Tomaž Vajngerl )
  8. tdf#85482 FILESAVE/FILEOPEN: very slow loading of .ODS saved from .XLSX ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )
  9. tdf#89522 PERF FILEOPEN xlsx: Excel 30s, Calc 10 min ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )

WORKSFORME bugs

84 bugs have been retested by 37 people.

Top 10 testers

  1. Buovjaga ( 17 )
  2. Xisco Faulí ( 14 )
  3. andreas_k ( 5 )
  4. Heiko Tietze ( 4 )
  5. eisa01 ( 3 )
  6. Dieter Praas ( 3 )
  7. Timur ( 3 )
  8. Aron Budea ( 3 )
  9. Roman Kuznetsov ( 3 )
  10. Alex Thurgood ( 3 )

DUPLICATED bugs

118 bugs have been duplicated by 39 people.

Top 10 testers

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 22 )
  2. Buovjaga ( 13 )
  3. Gabor Kelemen ( 10 )
  4. Heiko Tietze ( 7 )
  5. Aron Budea ( 6 )
  6. V Stuart Foote ( 6 )
  7. Roman Kuznetsov ( 5 )
  8. Michael Weghorn ( 5 )
  9. Mike Kaganski ( 4 )
  10. Regina Henschel ( 3 )

Verified bug fixes

90 bugs have been verified by 11 people.

Top 10 Verifiers

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 57 )
  2. Buovjaga ( 10 )
  3. Roman Kuznetsov ( 6 )
  4. Harald Koester ( 4 )
  5. Vera Blagoveschenskaya ( 4 )
  6. Dieter Praas ( 3 )
  7. Aron Budea ( 3 )
  8. Michael Weghorn ( 1 )
  9. Julien Nabet ( 1 )
  10. Kevin Suo ( 1 )

Categorized Bugs

701 bugs have been categorized with a metabug by 26 people.

Top 10 Categorizers

  1. Roman Kuznetsov ( 499 )
  2. Dieter Praas ( 26 )
  3. Aron Budea ( 24 )
  4. Thomas Lendo ( 23 )
  5. Buovjaga ( 21 )
  6. andreas_k ( 20 )
  7. Xisco Faulí ( 19 )
  8. NISZ LibreOffice Team ( 15 )
  9. V Stuart Foote ( 14 )
  10. Phil Krylov ( 11 )

Regression Bugs

99 bugs have been set as regressions by 23 people.

Top 10

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 40 )
  2. Buovjaga ( 13 )
  3. raal ( 7 )
  4. Roman Kuznetsov ( 6 )
  5. Oliver Brinzing ( 4 )
  6. Aron Budea ( 3 )
  7. Dieter Praas ( 3 )
  8. Alex Thurgood ( 3 )
  9. NISZ LibreOffice Team ( 3 )
  10. Cor Nouws ( 3 )

Bisected Bugs

94 bugs have been bisected by 10 people.

Top 10 Bisecters

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 43 )
  2. Buovjaga ( 19 )
  3. raal ( 13 )
  4. Aron Budea ( 6 )
  5. Oliver Brinzing ( 5 )
  6. NISZ LibreOffice Team ( 3 )
  7. Mike Kaganski ( 2 )
  8. Alex ARNAUD ( 1 )
  9. Roman Kuznetsov ( 1 )
  10. grahamknight11 ( 1 )

Evolution of Unconfirmed Bugs

Check the current list of unconfirmed bugs here

Evolution of Open Regressions

Check the current list of open regressions here

Evolution of Open bibisectRequests

Check the current list of open bibisectrequests here

Evolution of Highest Priority Bugs

Check the current list of highest priority bugs here

Evolution of High Priority Bugs

Check the current list of high priority bugs here

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Join us and help to keep LibreOffice super reliable!
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4 Apr 2019

QA Report: March 2019

General Activities

  1. Libreoffice 6.2.1 and LibreOffice 6.2.2 were released
  2. Heiko and Roman Kuznetsov killed the more controls toolbar
  3. Roman Kuznetsov continues to sort the bugs by META (total about 2000 bugs for last 4 month)
  4. Dennis Francis (Collabora) added new Fourier analysis tool to Data→Statistics
  5. Andras Timar (Collabora) puts in order the info about licenses
  6. Andreas Kainz made huge Sifr icon theme update
  7. Jan-Marek Glogowski fixed some Qt5 bugs
  8. Several students tried to fix some Easy Hacks before GsoC in LibreOffice starts
  9. Katarina Behrens (CIB) has fixed many KDE5/Qt bugs
  10. The total number of open KDE-related reports dropped to under 50
  11. Luboš Luňák (Collabora) and Miklos Vajna (Collabora) have fixed some OpenGL bugs
  12. Laurent Alonso made many changes in libetonyek library (parser for the file format of Apple iWork documents)
  13. Roadmap for personal growth in QA was created
  14. Jens Carl made nearly 70 commits related to the Java tests to C++ conversion effort
  15. Noel Grandin (Collabora) discovered that some performance issues involving large tables had been fixed and then proceeded to optimise the code further. He also fixed some other performance issues during the month
  16. Miklos Vajna (Collabora) continues improving smartart support
  17. Saurav Chirania wrote a nice post about things to know if you are a new LibreOffice contributor
  18. Eike Rathke (Ret Hat) and Dennis Francis (Collabora) fixed a bunch a formula recalculation problems

Reported Bugs

680 bugs, 69 of which are enhancements, have been reported by 417 people.

Top 10 Reporters

  1. Nicolas Christener ( 38 )
  2. NISZ LibreOffice Team ( 22 )
  3. Mike Kaganski ( 16 )
  4. Telesto ( 16 )
  5. Roman Kuznetsov ( 9 )
  6. Samuel Mehrbrodt (CIB) ( 9 )
  7. Aron Budea ( 8 )
  8. Olivier Hallot ( 8 )
  9. Tor Lillqvist ( 7 )
  10. laurent.terrosi ( 7 )

Triaged Bugs

687 bugs have been triaged by 93 people.

Top 10 Triagers

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 165 )
  2. Oliver Brinzing ( 46 )
  3. Alex Thurgood ( 44 )
  4. Dieter Praas ( 40 )
  5. Aron Budea ( 35 )
  6. raal ( 29 )
  7. Andras Timar ( 29 )
  8. V Stuart Foote ( 26 )
  9. Julien Nabet ( 22 )
  10. Roman Kuznetsov ( 21 )

Fixed Bugs

201 bugs have been fixed by 51 people.

Top 10 Fixers

  1. Caolán McNamara ( 24 )
  2. Miklos Vajna ( 9 )
  3. Tor Lillqvist ( 9 )
  4. Michael Stahl ( 8 )
  5. László Németh ( 6 )
  6. Luboš Luňák ( 6 )
  7. Katarina Behrens ( 6 )
  8. Julien Nabet ( 6 )
  9. Noel Grandin ( 5 )
  10. Mike Kaganski ( 5 )

List of critical bugs fixed

  1. tdf#121439 PRINTING Crash when calling a print configuration dialog if selected cell range while several print areas are defined across multiple sheets ( Thanks to Luboš Luňák )
  2. tdf#121949 Crash in: libsclo.so Copy block of cells to clipboard with focus on non-selected cell ( Thanks to Luboš Luňák )
  3. tdf#123446 Writer crashes after undoing + redoing ToC insertion in middle of word ( Thanks to Michael Stahl )
  4. tdf#123479 Crash in: ScFormulaResult::GetMatrixFormulaCellToken() ( Thanks to Luboš Luňák )
  5. tdf#124112 Insert drawing object in chart crashes LibreOffice ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )

List of crashes fixed

  1. tdf#122543 Crash after device was put into “stand by” mode ( Thanks to Tor Lillqvist )
  2. tdf#122544 Crash when tunneled dialog is open and document is closed ( Thanks to Tor Lillqvist )
  3. tdf#123547 Systematic crash after opening Tools > Chapter Numbering ( Thanks to Julien Nabet )
  4. tdf#123637 Crash when Navigate By Headings search wraps from end to beginning of file ( Thanks to Michael Stahl )
  5. tdf#123694 crash: Not possible to set Y error bars in Cell range ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  6. tdf#123742 Creating two documents from template in the same “session” leads to crash ( Thanks to Tor Lillqvist )
  7. tdf#123745 kde5: Writer: Closing “Insert” -> “Section” dialog leads to crash ( Thanks to Michael Stahl )
  8. tdf#123950 Inserting an envelope crashes upon choosing Format>Edit>Character in dialog box ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  9. tdf#124162 Crash when trying to accept changes ( Thanks to Henry Castro )
  10. tdf#124168 Crash when inserting table of content ( Thanks to Tor Lillqvist )
  11. tdf#124211 Crash when pasting a sheet containing a 3D object ( Thanks to Julien Nabet )
  12. tdf#124226 LibreOffice crashes / hangs traversing page dialog with the keyboard ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  13. tdf#124319 Crash when starting Writer and Manage Changes dialog was left open ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  14. tdf#124410 FORMATTING: Crash in libcuilo.so formatting range containing cells with diagonal borders ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )

List of old bugs ( more than 4 years old ) fixed

  1. tdf#40966 wizard shouldn’t use bitmap files ( Thanks to Mike Kaganski )
  2. tdf#44223 FILESAVE, FILEOPEN: No sound in presentations saved in .pptx format ( Thanks to Mark Hung )
  3. tdf#53029 There is no authentication function when printing using CUPS on the network with LibreOffice Dialogs ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  4. tdf#53524 Create UNO Grid control with dialog editor ( Thanks to Rizal Muttaqin and Shubham Goyal )
  5. tdf#60242 TABLE: Split cell default choice ( Thanks to Martin van Zijl )
  6. tdf#62728 Support for PDF/A-2 (ISO 19005-2:2011) ( Thanks to Thorsten Behrens )
  7. tdf#81437 FILEOPEN: XLSX chart automatic border property ignored ( Thanks to Balazs Varga )
  8. tdf#84635 TABLE: Slow layout of large tables (quadratic time) ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )
  9. tdf#86731 Spellcheck does not flag missing dictionary ( Thanks to Vaibhav )

Verified bug fixes

90 bugs have been verified by 10 people.

Top 10 Verifiers

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 63 )
  2. Aron Budea ( 7 )
  3. Michael Weghorn ( 6 )
  4. Vera Blagoveschenskaya ( 4 )
  5. BogdanB ( 3 )
  6. Buovjaga ( 3 )
  7. Roman Kuznetsov ( 1 )
  8. Julien Nabet ( 1 )
  9. raal ( 1 )
  10. V Stuart Foote ( 1 )

WORKSFORME bugs

131 bugs have been retested by 38 people.

Top 10 testers

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 35 )
  2. Buovjaga ( 16 )
  3. Roman Kuznetsov ( 11 )
  4. Heiko Tietze ( 9 )
  5. Nicolas Christener ( 6 )
  6. Dieter Praas ( 5 )
  7. Timur ( 3 )
  8. Aron Budea ( 3 )
  9. Gabor Kelemen ( 3 )
  10. raal ( 3 )

Categorized Bugs

762 bugs have been categorized with a metabug by 31 people.

Top 10 Categorizers

  1. Roman Kuznetsov ( 566 )
  2. Dieter Praas ( 43 )
  3. Aron Budea ( 38 )
  4. Thomas Lendo ( 16 )
  5. V Stuart Foote ( 16 )
  6. Xisco Faulí ( 15 )
  7. NISZ LibreOffice Team ( 10 )
  8. Oliver Brinzing ( 9 )
  9. Buovjaga ( 7 )
  10. Gabor Kelemen ( 5 )

Regression Bugs

101 bugs have been set as regressions by 23 people.

Top 10

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 34 )
  2. raal ( 10 )
  3. Alex Thurgood ( 8 )
  4. NISZ LibreOffice Team ( 7 )
  5. Roman Kuznetsov ( 6 )
  6. Telesto ( 6 )
  7. Oliver Brinzing ( 5 )
  8. Buovjaga ( 5 )
  9. Mike Kaganski ( 3 )
  10. Dieter Praas ( 2 )

Bisected Bugs

60 bugs have been bisected by 9 people.

Top 10 Bisecters

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 27 )
  2. Oliver Brinzing ( 6 )
  3. Buovjaga ( 6 )
  4. raal ( 6 )
  5. NISZ LibreOffice Team ( 5 )
  6. Aron Budea ( 4 )
  7. Roman Kuznetsov ( 3 )
  8. Mike Kaganski ( 2 )
  9. Telesto ( 1 )

 

Evolution of Unconfirmed Bugs

Check the current list of unconfirmed bugs here

Evolution of Open Regressions

Check the current list of open regressions here

Evolution of Open bibisectRequests

Check the current list of open bibisectrequests here

Evolution of Highest Priority Bugs

Check the current list of highest priority bugs here

Evolution of High Priority Bugs

Check the current list of high priority bugs here

Thank you all for making Libreoffice rock!
Join us and help to keep LibreOffice super reliable!
Check the Get Involved page out now!

14 Mar 2019

QA Report: February 2019

General Activities

  1. LibreOffice 6.2 was released as final on February, 7
  2. Xisco gave a talk about QA at FOSDEM
  3. Mark Hung added support for playing embedded videos in slideshow
  4. Mark Hung fixed an old issue, which prevented Linux users from adding sounds to custom animations in Impress
  5. Balazs Varga (NISZ) keeps fixing OOXML Chart bugs
  6. Miklos Vajna (Collabora) added support for the btLr text direction in Writer.
  7. Szymon Kłos (Collabora) added support for Browsersync integration for Online
  8. Dennis Francis (Collabora) implemented Discrete Fourier Transform in Calc
  9. Martin van Zijl fixed a bunch of old papercut issues, mostly related to selections in Writer
  10. Michael Weghorn did a lot of work on KDE5 & Qt5 file pickers
  11. Katarina Behrens (CIB) and Aleksei Nikiforov (BaseAlt) keep fixing KDE5 issues
  12. Tor Lillqvist (Collabora) continued the work on the new iOS app
  13. Zdeněk Crhonek created nearly 20 UI tests
  14. Andreas Kainz did many updates to the Sifr icon theme along with other UI improvements
  15. Tamas Bunth (Collabora) fixed some Firebird related bugs
  16. László Németh (NISZ) fixed some OLE in DOCX bugs
  17. Bjoern Michaelsen keeps fighting against SwClient
  18. Armin Le Grand and Katarina Behrens (CIB) improved tagged PDF export
  19. Samuel Mehrbrodt (CIB) removed support for Java 5
  20. Heiko Tietze introduced bound to Shift+Alt+Space that inserts a non-breakable narrow space
  21. Tamás Zolnai (Collabora) started to work on MS compatible Forms

Reported Bugs

666 bugs have been reported by 379 people.

Top 10 Reporters

  1. NISZ LibreOffice Team ( 94 )
  2. Telesto ( 23 )
  3. Roman Kuznetsov ( 13 )
  4. Aron Budea ( 12 )
  5. Nicolas Christener ( 10 )
  6. andreas_k ( 9 )
  7. Samuel Mehrbrodt (CIB) ( 9 )
  8. raal ( 8 )
  9. peter josvai ( 7 )
  10. Mike Kaganski ( 7 )

Triaged Bugs

634 bugs have been triaged by 78 people.

Top 10 Triagers

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 109 )
  2. durgapriyanka.arun ( 58 )
  3. Dieter Praas ( 48 )
  4. raal ( 46 )
  5. Oliver Brinzing ( 46 )
  6. Heiko Tietze ( 33 )
  7. V Stuart Foote ( 32 )
  8. Buovjaga ( 29 )
  9. Alex Thurgood ( 22 )
  10. Julien Nabet ( 22 )

Fixed Bugs

158 bugs have been fixed by 49 people.

Top 10 Fixers

  1. Caolán McNamara ( 18 )
  2. andreas kainz ( 6 )
  3. Aleksei Nikiforov ( 6 )
  4. Eike Rathke ( 6 )
  5. Michael Weghorn ( 5 )
  6. heiko tietze ( 5 )
  7. Mike Kaganski ( 5 )
  8. Samuel Mehrbrodt ( 5 )
  9. Miklos Vajna ( 4 )
  10. Katarina Behrens ( 4 )

List of critical bugs fixed

  1. tdf#121532 LO62b1: on macOS local help opens an empty page in default browser ( Thanks to Stephan Bergmann )
  2. tdf#122449 Crash in: mergedlo.dll when closing “Edit Index Entry” dialog (gen/gtk) ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  3. tdf#122643 Crash in: libc-2.27.so after setting Named Ranges to e.g. F:F (non-absolute columns) ( Thanks to Luboš Luňák )
  4. tdf#123320 Writer crash if Paragraph edited after delete of custom Character Style used in Drop Caps ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )

List of crashes fixed

  1. tdf#123163 CRASH when FILEOPEN of DOCX from scan and Nuance PDF Converter that also can’t be open with MSO ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  2. tdf#123309 GTK3 Chart – crash when change symbol ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  3. tdf#123406 kde5: Crash pressing Esc in undocked Find toolbar ( Thanks to Aleksei Nikiforov )
  4. tdf#123439 Crash wrt PointerStyle fails when moving cursor over toolbar ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )

List of old bugs ( more than 4 years old ) fixed

  1. tdf#38101 EDITING – image resizing; not disappearing frame ( Thanks to Martin van Zijl )
  2. tdf#39625 make sal/qa/systools/test_comtools.cxx work (Windows only) …. ( Thanks to Andrés Maldonado )
  3. tdf#40780 SLIDESHOW with custom animations: sound is lost with Linux ( Thanks to Mark Hung )
  4. tdf#61679 SLIDESHOW: Enhancement request: control over the timing of presentation delay in kiosk mode ( Thanks to Mike Kaganski )
  5. tdf#74446 Styles dropdown menu has wrong tooltip: “Create style from selection” ( Thanks to Roman Kuznetsov )
  6. tdf#77186 Custom animation timing repeat until next slide doesn’t work ( Thanks to Mark Hung )
  7. tdf#82504 EDITING: Background color button should fill cell background and not paragraph color when in a cell ( Thanks to Jim Raykowski )
  8. tdf#83247 VIEWING / SLIDESHOW: Pause duration in “Auto” mode defaults to 10s when presentation is opened in PowerPoint ( Thanks to Mike Kaganski )
  9. tdf#84431 [CALC] [CHART] Lack of default picture format during chart export ( Thanks to Martin van Zijl )
  10. tdf#87884 tabpages not displayed in Java/Python/basic dialog ( Thanks to Vasily Melenchuk )

Verified bug fixes

51 bugs have been verified by 14 people.

Top 10 Verifiers

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 24 )
  2. Michael Weghorn ( 6 )
  3. Cor Nouws ( 3 )
  4. Buovjaga ( 3 )
  5. Vera Blagoveschenskaya ( 3 )
  6. Alex ARNAUD ( 2 )
  7. Jean-Baptiste Faure ( 2 )
  8. V Stuart Foote ( 2 )
  9. Terrence Enger ( 1 )
  10. raal ( 1 )

Categorized Bugs

831 bugs have been categorized with a metabug by 26 people.

Top 10 Categorizers

  1. Roman Kuznetsov ( 400 )
  2. Thomas Lendo ( 130 )
  3. NISZ LibreOffice Team ( 71 )
  4. Aron Budea ( 51 )
  5. Dieter Praas ( 39 )
  6. Xisco Faulí ( 36 )
  7. Heiko Tietze ( 25 )
  8. Buovjaga ( 20 )
  9. Luke ( 8 )
  10. raal ( 8 )

Regression Bugs

86 bugs have been set as regressions by 22 people.

Top 10

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 17 )
  2. raal ( 14 )
  3. Buovjaga ( 10 )
  4. Telesto ( 9 )
  5. Oliver Brinzing ( 5 )
  6. Timur ( 4 )
  7. Alex Thurgood ( 4 )
  8. Aron Budea ( 3 )
  9. Dieter Praas ( 3 )
  10. V Stuart Foote ( 2 )

Bisected Bugs

54 bugs have been bisected by 11 people.

Top 10 Bisecters

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 26 )
  2. raal ( 10 )
  3. Buovjaga ( 5 )
  4. Aron Budea ( 3 )
  5. Mike Kaganski ( 2 )
  6. NISZ LibreOffice Team ( 2 )
  7. Oliver Brinzing ( 2 )
  8. David Tardon ( 1 )
  9. Luke ( 1 )
  10. Michael Weghorn ( 1 )

Evolution of Unconfirmed Bugs

Check the current list of unconfirmed bugs here

Evolution of Open Regressions

Check the current list of open regressions here

Evolution of Open bibisectRequests

Check the current list of open bibisectrequests here

Evolution of Highest Priority Bugs

Check the current list of highest priority bugs here

Evolution of High Priority Bugs

Check the current list of high priority bugs here

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Join us and help to keep LibreOffice super reliable!
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6 Feb 2019

QA Report: January 2019

General Activities

  1. LibreOffice 6.2 RC2 was announced on January 11
  2. A two days hackfest with 25 participants was held in Brussels right before FOSDEM 2019
  3. Justin Luth (Collabora) fixed some old DrawingLayer FillStyles regressions
  4. Amharic script now works with Fontwork. tdf#66054
  5. Performance of opening documents with embedded fonts was greatly improved by Mike Kaganski (Collabora).tdf#69060
  6. CIB and NISZ teams announced they use Miloš Šrámek’s interoperability tools
  7. Some paper format bugs were found to be fixed by the 2018 GSoC print dialog revamp work
  8. Jens Carl made over 60 commits related to the Java tests to C++ conversion effort
  9. Mark Robbinson created SVG icons for Math Help pages
  10. Bartosz Kosiorek improved EMF+ support with several commits
  11. Caolán McNamara fixed about 70 UI issues
  12. Noel Grandin made several dialogs asynchronous
  13. Jim Raykowski kept adding the new style background tab page to dialogs that were missing it. The work is nearly done after a ton of effort! tdf#105225
  14. Around 20 improvements to the KDE5 and Qt5 backends were made by Bubli (CIB), Aleksei Nikiforov (BaseALT), Jan-Marek Glogowski (Landeshauptstadt München) and Michael Weghorn
  15. Brian Fraser added support for drag’n’drop of multiple effects in animation pane
  16. Miklos Vajna (Collabora) continues working on smartArts improvements
  17. Help pages in Python Macro programming (Alain Romedenne, Olivier Hallot)
  18. The Online Help Editor (Olivier Hallot, Mike Saunders)
  19. Roman Kuznetsov wrote a new guide about Conditional Formatting
  20. Xisco Fauli was interviewed about LibreOffice 6.2 from the QA perspective
  21. LibreOffice works on Chromebooks
  22. Gülşah Köse (Collabora) wrote a nice post on how to build LibreOffice Viewer on Linux
  23. Zdeněk Crhonek added more than 10 UItests
  24. Balazs Varga continues fixing OOXML Chart bugs
  25. Muhammet Kara (Collabora) added a redaction toolbar

Reported Bugs

688 bugs have been reported by 351 people.

Top 10 Reporters

  1. Telesto ( 42 )
  2. NISZ LibreOffice Team ( 41 )
  3. Xisco Faulí ( 26 )
  4. Nicolas Christener ( 20 )
  5. ricky.tigg ( 19 )
  6. Cor Nouws ( 15 )
  7. Regina Henschel ( 11 )
  8. Aron Budea ( 11 )
  9. Gabor Kelemen ( 9 )
  10. Roman Kuznetsov ( 9 )

Triaged Bugs

709 bugs have been triaged by 71 people.

Top 10 Triagers

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 213 )
  2. durgapriyanka.arun ( 59 )
  3. Dieter Praas ( 51 )
  4. Buovjaga ( 42 )
  5. raal ( 41 )
  6. Oliver Brinzing ( 25 )
  7. Timur ( 24 )
  8. Heiko Tietze ( 22 )
  9. Alex Thurgood ( 21 )
  10. Aron Budea ( 19 )

Fixed Bugs

235 bugs have been fixed by 55 people.

Top 10 Fixers

  1. Caolán McNamara ( 58 )
  2. Justin Luth ( 14 )
  3. László Németh ( 9 )
  4. andreas kainz ( 9 )
  5. Xisco Fauli ( 8 )
  6. Julien Nabet ( 6 )
  7. Eike Rathke ( 6 )
  8. Mike Kaganski ( 5 )
  9. Bartosz Kosiorek ( 5 )
  10. Zdeněk Crhonek ( 4 )

List of critical bugs fixed

  1. tdf#122449 Crash in: mergedlo.dll when closing “Edit Index Entry” dialog (gen/gtk) ( Thanks to Zdeněk Crhonek )
  2. tdf#122722 Hiding characters will crash. Crash in: SwAttrIter::CtorInitAttrIter(SwTextNode &,SwScriptInfo &,SwTextFrame const *) ( Thanks to Zdeněk Crhonek )
  3. tdf#122997 Canceling Paragraph dialog causes crash (GTK3) ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )
  4. tdf#119126 Crash in: SwFrame::PrepareMake(OutputDevice *) ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  5. tdf#122509 EDITING Calc crashes when manipulating Negative numbers in red on Currency ( not gtk3 ) ( Thanks to Eike Rathke )
  6. tdf#122383 Crash in: SvxConfigPage::InsertEntry(SvxConfigEntry *,SvTreeListEntry *,bool) ( Thanks to Muhammet Kara )

List of crashes fixed

  1. tdf#122912 Another CRASH: “Apply”->”Restart Now” if UI Langauge is changed in Tools->Options ( Thanks to Xisco Fauli )
  2. tdf#122273 CRASH while closing LibreOffice with the help not-installed dialog open ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  3. tdf#123019 CRASH: GTK3: Closing a modified Form several times ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  4. tdf#122308 Crash: closing LibreOffice while warning about signatures is open (gtk3) ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  5. tdf#123077 gtk3_kde5, kde5: Crash when minimizing file save dialog ( Thanks to Michael Weghorn )
  6. tdf#122598 Crash when stop macro recording ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  7. tdf#122977 CRASH: “Tools”->”Options” “LibreOfficeDev”->”Charts”->”Default Colors” ( Thanks to Zdeněk Crhonek )
  8. tdf#122250 Crash in: std::unique_ptr<long [0],std::default_delete >::~unique_ptr<long [0],std::default_delete >() ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )
  9. tdf#112215 LibreOffice crashes due to PPD file using CUPS ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  10. tdf#123050 Crash in: salhelper::Thread::run'::1′::catch$1, installing theme ( Thanks to Xisco Fauli )
  11. tdf#122253 KDE5: Crash closing full screen mode ( Thanks to Aleksei Nikiforov )
  12. tdf#122990 Crash after trying to switch to Notebookbar (GTK3) ( Thanks to Julien Nabet )
  13. tdf#122931 CRASH: GTK3: Closing Bullet and Numbering Dialog after showing the graphics gallery ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  14. tdf#122597 CRASH: all chart dialogs crash if LibreOffice is closed while they are open (gen/gtk2) ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  15. tdf#122711 CRASH: exporting a signed PDF ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  16. tdf#122808 CRASH while closing LibreOffice with Search for formatting dialog open ( gen/gtk ) ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  17. tdf#122611 Crash in: SvTreeList::Select(SvListView *,SvTreeListEntry *,bool) ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  18. tdf#122410 Crash in anonymous namespace’::RetrieveTypeFromResourceURL ( Thanks to Muhammet Kara )
  19. tdf#122846 CRASH: Clicking “Restart Now” after “Use OpenGL for all rendering”->”Apply” in Options Dialog ( Thanks to Xisco Fauli )
  20. tdf#122885 Crash when converting tdf#122811 file to Firebird ( Thanks to Julien Nabet )

List of old bugs ( more than 4 years old ) fixed

  1. tdf#35152 fontwork cursor problem: there already is cursor, but we need click additionaly ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  2. tdf#43220 UI: The Navigation Toolbox (top left of Navigator dialog) in Writer can incorrectly launch multiple instances ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  3. tdf#52391 EDITING: “Record/track changes”: Rejected changes in character attributes are accepted instead of rejected ( Thanks to László Németh )
  4. tdf#38328 Find & replace dialogue doesn’t open through Ctrl+H (former Ctrl+Alt+F) if cursor is in Find bar ( Thanks to Mike Kaganski )
  5. tdf#69060 FILEOPEN: Documents with embedded fonts take too long to open ( Thanks to Mike Kaganski )
  6. tdf#72187 FILESAVE: edit filter settings checkbox disabled for a CSV file in the KDE “Save As dialog” ( Thanks to Jan-Marek Glogowski )
  7. tdf#79197 Unable to add track change comment when cursor is at the end of the tracked change ( Thanks to László Németh )

Verified bug fixes

138 bugs have been verified by 15 people.

Top 10 Verifiers

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 72 )
  2. BogdanB ( 37 )
  3. Vera Blagoveschenskaya ( 11 )
  4. Buovjaga ( 6 )
  5. Mike Kaganski ( 2 )
  6. Michael Weghorn ( 2 )
  7. Andras Timar ( 1 )
  8. Gabor Kelemen ( 1 )
  9. baffclan ( 1 )
  10. Aleksei Nikiforov ( 1 )

Categorized Bugs

918 bugs have been categorized with a metabug by 35 people.

Top 10 Categorizers

  1. Roman Kuznetsov ( 644 )
  2. Dieter Praas ( 61 )
  3. Thomas Lendo ( 44 )
  4. Aron Budea ( 27 )
  5. Xisco Faulí ( 24 )
  6. Gabor Kelemen ( 17 )
  7. Buovjaga ( 16 )
  8. NISZ LibreOffice Team ( 13 )
  9. Telesto ( 10 )
  10. V Stuart Foote ( 9 )

Regression Bugs

160 bugs have been set as regressions by 23 people.

Top 10

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 54 )
  2. raal ( 19 )
  3. Cor Nouws ( 14 )
  4. Buovjaga ( 12 )
  5. Telesto ( 11 )
  6. Roman Kuznetsov ( 10 )
  7. Timur ( 8 )
  8. Alex Thurgood ( 6 )
  9. Dieter Praas ( 4 )
  10. Robert Großkopf ( 3 )

Bisected Bugs

131 bugs have been bisected by 13 people.

Top 10 Bisecters

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 67 )
  2. raal ( 28 )
  3. Buovjaga ( 11 )
  4. Aron Budea ( 8 )
  5. Terrence Enger ( 4 )
  6. Telesto ( 4 )
  7. Roman Kuznetsov ( 2 )
  8. Oliver Brinzing ( 2 )
  9. Michael Weghorn ( 1 )
  10. Alex ARNAUD ( 1 )

Evolution of Unconfirmed Bugs

Check the current list of unconfirmed bugs here

Evolution of Open Regressions

Check the current list of open regressions here

Evolution of Open bibisectRequests

Check the current list of open bibisectrequests here

Evolution of Highest Priority Bugs

Check the current list of highest priority bugs here

Evolution of High Priority Bugs

Check the current list of high priority bugs here

Thank you all for making Libreoffice rock!
Join us and help to keep LibreOffice super reliable!
Check the Get Involved page out now!

1 Feb 2019

LibreOffice 6.2 RC3 is ready for testing

The LibreOffice Quality Assurance ( QA ) Team is happy to announce LibreOffice 6.2 RC3 is ready for testing!

LibreOffice 6.2 will be released as final in a week from now and LibreOffice 6.2 RC3 represents the last pre-release before the final release since the development of version 6.2 started in mid May, 2018. See the release plan for more information.
You can find the list of bugs fixed in this pre-release here and the list of new features included in LibreOffice 6.2 in the release notes.

LibreOffice 6.2 RC3 is already available for downloaded in this link, for Linux, MacOS and Windows.

In case you find any problem in this pre-release, please report it in Bugzilla ( You just need a legit email account in order to create a new account ).

For help, you can contact the QA Team directly in the QA IRC channel or via Telegram.

Happy testing!!

11 Jan 2019

LibreOffice 6.2 RC2 is ready for testing

The LibreOffice Quality Assurance ( QA ) Team is happy to announce LibreOffice 6.2 RC2 is ready for testing!

LibreOffice 6.2 will be released as final at the beginning of February, 2019, being LibreOffice 6.2 RC2 the forth pre-release since the development of version 6.2 started in mid May, 2018. See the release plan. Check the release notes to find the new features included in this version of LibreOffice.

LibreOffice 6.2 RC2 can be downloaded from here, and it’s available for Linux, MacOS and Windows.

In case you find any problem in this pre-release, please report it in Bugzilla ( You just need a legit email account in order to create a new account ) so it can get fixed before LibreOffice 6.2 final is released.

For help, you can contact us directly in our IRC channel.

Happy testing!!

3 Jan 2019

QA Report: December 2018

General Activities

  • LibreOffice 6.1.4 was announced on December 18
  • LibreOffice 6.2 RC1 was released and it’s ready for testing
  • On December 21, the bug hunting session for LibreOffice 6.2 RC1 took place
  • bibisect repositories for LibreOffice 6.3 were created
  • Katarina Behrens (CIB) fixed some Drag&Drop problems on KDE5
  • Drew Jensen tested the Firebird assistant migration with an assembled group of test files
  • Luboš Luňák (Collabora) did lots of OpenCL fixes
  • New Bugzilla component “iOS”
  • Moggi wrote a blogpost about automated testing in LibreOffice
  • NISZ LibreOffice Team reported many Conditional formatting issues
  • LibreOffice 6.1.4.2 and 6.2.0.1 for macOS have been rebuilt to solve crashes and freezes affecting many users on MacOS Mojave
  • Jens Carl moved dozens of Java tests to C++
  • Balázs Varga fixed a bunch of chart issues
  • Justin Luth fixed an old annoying issue, where clearing direct formatting would damage the document styles
  • Andreas Kainz made dozens of Notebookbar and icon improvements
  • New team member Durgapriyanka continued to do a significant amount of triaging
  • KDE4 support was removed in master
  • Eike Rathke (Red Hat) reworked the Statistics dialog
  • Mike Kaganski (Collabora) added Scan support for LibreOffice x64 on Windows
  • Vasily Melenchuk (CIB) added support for exporting to .xltx and .dotx
  • Michael Stahl (CIB) reimplemented the hiding tracked changes mechanism
  • László Németh (NISZ) added support for native copy&paste of spreadsheet data in Writer tables
  • Many new features and improvements in LibreOffice Online

Reported Bugs

560 bugs have been reported by 347 people.

Top 10 Reporters

  1. NISZ LibreOffice Team ( 22 )
  2. Xisco Faulí ( 21 )
  3. Regina Henschel ( 12 )
  4. Michael Weghorn ( 12 )
  5. Drew Jensen ( 10 )
  6. Vera Blagoveschenskaya ( 10 )
  7. Mike Kaganski ( 9 )
  8. Robert Großkopf ( 8 )
  9. Markus Elfring ( 7 )
  10. Roman Kuznetsov ( 7 )

Triaged Bugs

570 bugs have been triaged by 77 people.

Top 10 Triagers

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 105 )
  2. Dieter Praas ( 51 )
  3. raal ( 36 )
  4. durgapriyanka.arun ( 35 )
  5. Timur ( 35 )
  6. Roman Kuznetsov ( 30 )
  7. Oliver Brinzing ( 22 )
  8. Heiko Tietze ( 22 )
  9. Alex Thurgood ( 21 )
  10. V Stuart Foote ( 20 )

Fixed Bugs

208 bugs have been fixed by 49 people.

Top 10 Fixers

  1. Caolán McNamara ( 37 )
  2. Mike Kaganski ( 29 )
  3. andreas kainz ( 12 )
  4. Xisco Fauli ( 7 )
  5. Eike Rathke ( 6 )
  6. Roman Kuznetsov ( 5 )
  7. Michael Weghorn ( 5 )
  8. Katarina Behrens ( 5 )
  9. László Németh ( 4 )
  10. Balazs Varga ( 4 )

List of critical bugs fixed

  1. tdf#120576 CRASH: Base crash without any notice with the option to migrate the embedded database from HDBSQL to FIREBIRD. ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  2. tdf#122116 LibreOffice 6.1.* crashes by recovering file at start over and over on Linux ( Thanks to Michael Weghorn )
  3. tdf#120454 kde5: Sporadic crash when right-clicking items in toolbar ( Thanks to Katarina Behrens )
  4. tdf#122059 ReportBuilder: GTK3: Crash in: Wallpaper::operator= Format -> Page crashes ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  5. tdf#121935 Cancelling database wizard at step ‘Set up connection to text files’ crashes ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  6. tdf#121810 Crash in: libgobject-2.0.so.0.5600.3 when selecting more on error dialog ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  7. tdf#121555 GTK3: Crash displaying menus with new elements ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  8. tdf#121838 Firebird: Mirgration: Certain ODB crashes application during Migration Assistant execution ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  9. tdf#121815 Crash in: FreetypeFont::GetFtFace ( Thanks to Jan-Marek Glogowski )
  10. tdf#122136 clicking on class path make LO crash ( Thanks to Julien Nabet )
  11. tdf#122020 CRASH in SvTreeList::InvalidateEntry(SvTreeListEntry *) ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  12. tdf#122127 Crash in: libmergedlo.so FORM EDIT using drag drop to move control from one dataform to another causes crash ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )
  13. tdf#121180 Crash restarting LibreOffice after applying an option (no crash if going via “OK”) ( Thanks to Mike Kaganski )
  14. tdf#122269 CRASH: Closing LibreOffice after installing an extension with the extension manager open ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  15. tdf#121247 KDE5: Impress crashes at starting Slide show (presentation with animation and audio) ( Thanks to Aleksei Nikiforov )
  16. tdf#122016 GTK3: Crash closing LibreOffice in full screen mode with notebookbar enabled ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  17. tdf#121892 gtk3_kde5: Impress presentation minimizer crashes ( Thanks to Michael Weghorn )
  18. tdf#122152 CRASH closing LibreOffice while Sort dialog is open ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  19. tdf#122153 CRASH closing LibreOffice while XML filter settings dialog is open ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  20. tdf#122219 CRASH: closing Base while XML filter settings dialog is open ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  21. tdf#120750 Crash applying bold to textbox control ( Thanks to Xisco Fauli )
  22. tdf#121266 KDE5: Impress crashes after selecting some of Slide Transitions ( Thanks to Aleksei Nikiforov )
  23. tdf#120885 nice Crash on choosing ‘more styles’ from dropdown ‘Apply Style ‘with graphic selected ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  24. tdf#122038 Crash modifying several options each requiring restart ( Thanks to Mike Kaganski )
  25. tdf#121399 [gtk3_kde5] 6.1 stable branch: within Plasma-5 session w/ drkonqi: lo_kde5filepicker crashes every time on close (OK/Cancel regardless) ( Thanks to Michael Weghorn )
  26. tdf#122042 CRASH KDE5 backend crashes writer on close with selected text ( Thanks to Katarina Behrens )
  27. tdf#122335 Crash in debug build, when save a pptx file with custom shape to strict ODF 1.2 ( Thanks to Julien Nabet )
  28. tdf#121022 Contour editor crashes ( Thanks to Armin Le Grand )

Verified bug fixes

97 bugs have been verified by 17 people.

Top 10 Verifiers

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 62 )
  2. Michael Weghorn ( 9 )
  3. BogdanB ( 8 )
  4. Balázs Varga ( 3 )
  5. Vera Blagoveschenskaya ( 2 )
  6. Jean-Baptiste Faure ( 2 )
  7. Justin L ( 1 )
  8. Mike Kaganski ( 1 )
  9. Aron Budea ( 1 )
  10. m.a.riosv ( 1 )

Categorized Bugs

915 bugs have been categorized with a metabug by 35 people.

Top 10 Categorizers

  1. Roman Kuznetsov ( 603 )
  2. Thomas Lendo ( 91 )
  3. Dieter Praas ( 59 )
  4. andreas_k ( 32 )
  5. Xisco Faulí ( 18 )
  6. Aron Budea ( 14 )
  7. Buovjaga ( 14 )
  8. Michael Weghorn ( 12 )
  9. V Stuart Foote ( 10 )
  10. Vera Blagoveschenskaya ( 9 )

Regression Bugs

93 bugs have been set as regressions by 18 people.

Top 10

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 46 )
  2. raal ( 10 )
  3. Telesto ( 7 )
  4. Timur ( 6 )
  5. Robert Großkopf ( 5 )
  6. Alex Thurgood ( 5 )
  7. Roman Kuznetsov ( 3 )
  8. MM ( 1 )
  9. Aron Budea ( 1 )
  10. Terrence Enger ( 1 )

Bisected Bugs

76 bugs have been bisected by 10 people.

Top 10 Bisecters

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 37 )
  2. raal ( 22 )
  3. Oliver Brinzing ( 4 )
  4. Aron Budea ( 4 )
  5. Roman Kuznetsov ( 2 )
  6. Terrence Enger ( 2 )
  7. Buovjaga ( 2 )
  8. Michael Weghorn ( 1 )
  9. Telesto ( 1 )
  10. Luke ( 1 )

Evolution of Unconfirmed Bugs

Check the current list of unconfirmed bugs here

Evolution of Open Regressions

Check the current list of open regressions here

Evolution of Open bibisectRequests

Check the current list of open bibisectrequests here

Evolution of Highest Priority Bugs

Check the current list of highest priority bugs here

Evolution of High Priority Bugs

Check the current list of high priority bugs here

Thank you all for making Libreoffice rock!
Join us and help to keep LibreOffice super reliable!
Check the Get Involved page out now!

26 Dec 2018

LibreOffice 6.2 RC1 is ready for testing

The LibreOffice Quality Assurance ( QA ) Team is happy to announce LibreOffice 6.2 RC1 is ready for testing!

LibreOffice 6.2 will be released as final at the beginning of February, 2019, being LibreOffice 6.2 RC1 the third pre-release since the development of version 6.2 started in mid May, 2018. See the release plan. Check the release notes to find the new features included in this version of LibreOffice.

LibreOffice 6.2 RC1 can be downloaded from here, and it’s available for Linux, MacOS and Windows.

In case you find any problem in this pre-release, please report it in Bugzilla ( You just need a legit email account in order to create a new account ) so it can get fixed before LibreOffice 6.2 final is released.

For help, you can contact us directly in our IRC channel.

Happy testing!!

4 Dec 2018

QA Report: November 2018

General Activities

  • LibreOffice 6.2 beta1 was released
  • On November 19, the bug hunting session for LibreOffice 6.2 beta1 took place
  • Tabbed notebookbar moved out of experimental
  • Miklos Vajna (Collabora) worked on improving Smartart
  • In the FR community Pierre Choffardet has been very active these last days, helped by other members of FR QA team, he narrowed several bugs like: bug 121128, bug 121116, bug 121117, bug 121118, bug 121119, bug 121120
  • Németh László worked on improving LibreLogo
  • Telesto tested LibreOffice 6.2 on MacOSX in deep
  • Vera Blagoveschenskaya tested KDE5
  • Markus Mohrhard fixed many chart bugs
  • Mike Kaganski (Collabora) implemented a proper console mode on Windows.
  • Liad Skiva found some crashes in the properties dialog
  • Many bugs found by NISZ LibreOffice Team regarding interoperability
  • Franklin Weng, Cheng-Chia Tseng and Jeff Huang hosted a QA event at the University of Cheng-Kung, Taiwan, where 70 students attended.
  • Bartosz Kosiorek improved EMF+ support with several patches
  • Mark Hung improved slideshow rendering with several patches
  • Jens Carl moved dozens of Java tests to C++
  • Zdeněk Crhonek created two dozen UI tests
  • Tomaž Vajngerl ( Collabora ) worked on Document encription
  • Rizal Muttaqin worked on Elementary icons
  • Jim Raykowski collaborated with Andreas Kainz to make Notebookbars accessible
  • Daniel Silva rebase his work from the GSOC on the new print dialog into master
  • Michael Stahl rebase his work on redlinehide into master
  • Aleksei Nikiforov fixed some KDE5 issues

Reported Bugs

741 bugs have been reported by 390 people.

Top 10 Reporters

  1. NISZ LibreOffice Team ( 45 )
  2. Telesto ( 41 )
  3. Xisco Faulí ( 27 )
  4. Vera Blagoveschenskaya ( 20 )
  5. 和尚蟹 ( 12 )
  6. robert ( 11 )
  7. Roman Kuznetsov ( 11 )
  8. Gabor Kelemen ( 11 )
  9. Pedro ( 11 )
  10. Regina Henschel ( 11 )

Triaged Bugs

813 bugs have been triaged by 86 people.

Top 10 Triagers

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 286 )
  2. Dieter Praas ( 51 )
  3. Heiko Tietze ( 40 )
  4. Oliver Brinzing ( 34 )
  5. Timur ( 31 )
  6. V Stuart Foote ( 29 )
  7. raal ( 27 )
  8. Alex Thurgood ( 27 )
  9. Buovjaga ( 26 )
  10. Aron Budea ( 15 )

Fixed Bugs

176 bugs have been fixed by 52 people.

Top 10 Fixers

  1. Caolán McNamara ( 38 )
  2. Markus Mohrhard ( 12 )
  3. Mike Kaganski ( 9 )
  4. Eike Rathke ( 8 )
  5. Noel Grandin ( 7 )
  6. andreas kainz ( 7 )
  7. Regina Henschel ( 6 )
  8. Xisco Fauli ( 6 )
  9. Miklos Vajna ( 5 )
  10. Samuel Mehrbrodt ( 5 )

List of critical bugs fixed

  1. 121143 LibreOffice sends “your system has crashed” message if “Close Application” event is defined ( Thanks to Mike Kaganski )
  2. 121538 choosing additional formatting in dialog insert fields cause crash (gen/gtk) ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  3. 121540 CRASH deleting a form from form navigator ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )
  4. 121607 Crash when closing a document (being the only active) while being prompted for data source password ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  5. 121417 KDE5: Recent Documents -> Clear list leads to crash ( Thanks to Aleksei Nikiforov )
  6. 121290 Crash, if press F4 for a selected callout ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  7. 121591 CRASH: Print Preview fails if cursor inside Floating frame ( Thanks to Mike Kaganski )
  8. 121743 CRASH closing LibreOffice with Parameter dialog open ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  9. 121432 Pressing twice on the “Help” button causes LibreOffice application to crash when the focus is on one of the tabs on Properties window ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  10. 121746 CRASH closing LibreOffice with confirmation dialog open ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  11. 121263 Calc crashes when hide multiple sheets ( Thanks to Zdeněk Crhonek )
  12. 120728 crash in report editing: insert page number in footer while header is active ( Thanks to Armin Le Grand )
  13. 121179 FILEOPEN: Crash opening a certain file (gtk/gtk3) ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )
  14. 121246 Crash clicking on ‘row’ of a chart (with missing chart bars) ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  15. 120997 Crash after Ctrl+Tab to traverse points of object ( Thanks to Noel Grandin )
  16. 121644 Pressing on the “Reset” button when the writing focus is on the “Value” input field of a property causes LibreOffice to crash on Properties – Custom Properties ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  17. 121005 Crash in: libc-2.24.so ( only 6.1 ) ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  18. 121198 CRASH in SdrPage::GetPageNum() ( Thanks to Xisco Fauli )
  19. 121647 font list box preview certain malformed TTF fonts crash LO — when receiving ShouldUseWinMetrics() handling ( Thanks to Xisco Fauli )
  20. 121394 CRASH: Opening area dialog ( gtk3 ) ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  21. 120115 Crash in: SfxItemSet::GetItemState ( Thanks to Bjoern Michaelsen )
  22. 119945 Impress/Draw hangs/crashes when exiting while editing formula ( Thanks to Mike Kaganski )
  23. 112696 Crash in: SwFEShell::IsGroupSelected() ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )
  24. 121341 choosing insert trend line causes crash ( Thanks to Caolán McNamara )

Verified bug fixes

93 bugs have been verified by 15 people.

Top 10 Verifiers

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 52 )
  2. BogdanB ( 16 )
  3. Vera Blagoveschenskaya ( 7 )
  4. Aron Budea ( 3 )
  5. Michael Weghorn ( 2 )
  6. Cor Nouws ( 2 )
  7. V Stuart Foote ( 2 )
  8. Xavier Van Wijmeersch ( 2 )
  9. Micha ( 1 )
  10. Timur ( 1 )

Categorized Bugs

408 bugs have been categorized with a metabug by 36 people.

Top 10 Categorizers

  1. Thomas Lendo ( 163 )
  2. Dieter Praas ( 57 )
  3. Xisco Faulí ( 38 )
  4. Aron Budea ( 27 )
  5. Roman Kuznetsov ( 18 )
  6. Julien Nabet ( 15 )
  7. V Stuart Foote ( 14 )
  8. Vera Blagoveschenskaya ( 12 )
  9. raal ( 6 )
  10. Heiko Tietze ( 6 )

Regression Bugs

127 bugs have been set as regressions by 21 people.

Top 10

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 68 )
  2. raal ( 11 )
  3. Alex Thurgood ( 7 )
  4. Telesto ( 6 )
  5. Timur ( 5 )
  6. Buovjaga ( 4 )
  7. Roman Kuznetsov ( 4 )
  8. Luke ( 4 )
  9. Aron Budea ( 3 )
  10. Regina Henschel ( 2 )

Bisected Bugs

102 bugs have been bisected by 7 people.

Top 10 Bisecters

  1. Xisco Faulí ( 72 )
  2. raal ( 13 )
  3. Aron Budea ( 9 )
  4. Oliver Brinzing ( 3 )
  5. Telesto ( 2 )
  6. Luke ( 2 )
  7. Buovjaga ( 1 )

 
 
 

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