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Archive for the tag "libreoffice"

LibreOffice 5.0.3 and new steamclient

Two weeks ago, a new version of LibreOffice 5 became available. On their blog the Document Foundation mentioned that apart from version 5.0.3 there has been a (final?) release in the 4.x series: 4.4.6 sources were made available as well. I will find time to compile 4.4.6 for Slackware 14.1 soon, since there are security fixes too, but […]

LibreOffice 5.0.2 and Calibre 2.39.0 packaged

The Document Foundation announced version 5.0.2 of their free Office Suite a few days ago. LibreOffice 5.0.2 is the second update to the “5” major release. Again this is a bugfix release for Linux, no new functionality has been added. According to the Document Foundation “LibreOffice 5.0.2 is targeted to technology enthusiasts, early adopters and power […]

LibreOffice 5.0.0 and 4.4.5 for your Slackware box

Weekend treat: new LibreOffice packages for the latest releases from the Document Foundation. For our stable Slackware (which is 14.1 of course) I have packaged LibreOffice 4.4.5 which was announced at the end of July. Actually, these packages were already available in my repository for the past couple of days but I wanted to wait with […]

New LibreOffice packages for Slackware 14.1 and -current

LibreOffice galore! Last week saw the announcement of the latest in the 4.x series, and I decided to build LibreOffice 4.4.4 packages. This time however, they are created for Slackware 14.1. The stable release of Slackware deserves the latest stable office suite to keep you guys productive. I do not leave users of Slackware-current out […]

LibreOffice 5.0.0 Release Candidate

Libreoffice is steadily nearing its 5.0.0 release moment. According to the release schedule, this is supposed to be unearthed somewhere early August. The source code for its first release candidate was made available a few days ago. Because major new releases always give me headaches when updating the build script, I decided to tackle this […]