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Apache OpenOffice 4.1.3 (AOO 4.1.3) is the next planned release of Apache OpenOffice, with a planned release date in October 2016.


Release Schedule

The final 4.1.3 release is planned for October 2016.



Appoint Release Manager  (tick)Patricia Shanahan
Propose string/localization updates - -(tick) -Language changes are not being considered for 4.1.3
Propose dictionary updates  (tick) Ariel Constenla-HaileSee release notes for the list of updated dictionaries
Select bugfixes and enhancements for OpenOffice 4.1.3 (tick) All

Anyone can propose a blocker either using the "4.1.3 Release Blocker" flag in Bugzilla or writing to the dev list.

Decide on the proposed release blocker(tick)Patricia ShanahanThis is done only by the Release Manager
Provide code for the selected bugfixes/enhancements (tick)  


Buildbots - -(tick) -

Buildbots available for: Windows, Linux, FreeBSD. Mac OS X still missing but not a blocker (we don't need a buildbot for OS X release builds).

Windows builds  (tick)Ariel Constenla-Haile


Mac OS X 64-bit builds  (tick)Ariel Constenla-Haile 
Linux 32-bit and 64-bit builds  (tick)Ariel Constenla-Haile 
SDK builds  (tick)Ariel Constenla-Haile 
Source builds  (tick)Andrea Pescetti 
Vote on Release Candidate Patricia Shanahan 
Upload builds to mirrors   (tick)Ariel Constenla-Haile, Andrea PescettiCopy requires just a few hours, with the normal rsync instructions shown at (project name is openofficeorg.mirror).


Vote on Release Candidate Patricia Shanahan 
Go / No Go for the release Patricia ShanahanThis will be done based on the votes and their comments
Sourceforge: Update to "Latest Version"   Marcus LangeSet new files as the attribute "Latest Version" to all full installation files for every platform
Update Feed (new : New check.Update for aoo411 area – aoo413 area    Andrea Pescetti



Generic QA    All 
Specific QA focused on 4.1.2 the selected bugfixes/enhancements    All 


Blog post: first First status update and call for volunteers on dev@ mailing list     -This was not done
Blog posts: Write the announcement to the AOO blog   Marcus Lange 
Website: link Link top bar hint to 4.1.2 the blog post   Marcus Lange 
Website: link Link announcements to 4.1.2 the blog posts   Marcus Lange 
Wiki: prepare Prepare the Release Notes   Keith McKenna, Dick Groskamp, Patricia Shanahan, Marcus Lange 
Website: update Update the download pages   Marcus Lange 
Press: prepare Prepare press release / announcement   Patricia Shanahan


Release Notes are available at the OpenOffice 4.1.3 at Release Notes page.

Stay Informed

The best channels for accurate information about the OpenOffice 4.1.3 release progress are: