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.
The final 4.1.3 release is planned for October 2016.
Release Progress and Volunteers
|Appoint Release Manager||Patricia Shanahan||She was the only volunteer|
|Propose string/localization updates||Language changes are not being considered for 4.1.3|
|Propose dictionary updates||See release notes for the list of updated dictionaries|
|Select bugfixes and enhancements for OpenOffice 4.1.3|
Anyone can propose a blocker either using the "4.1.3 Release Blocker" flag in Bugzilla or writing to the dev list.
|Provide code for the selected bugfixes/enhancements|
Buildbots available for Windows, Linux, FreeBSD. OS X still missing but not a blocker (we don't need a buildbot for OS X release builds).
|Windows builds||Ariel Constenla-Haile|
|OS X builds||Ariel Constenla-Haile|
|Linux builds||Ariel Constenla-Haile|
|SDK builds||Ariel Constenla-Haile|
|Source builds||Andrea Pescetti|
|Vote on Release Candidate||Patricia Shanahan|
|Upload builds to mirrors||Ariel Constenla-Haile, Andrea Pescetti|
Copy requires just a few hours, with the normal rsync instructions shown at https://sourceforge.net/p/forge/documentation/File%20Management/ (project name is openofficeorg.mirror).
|Sourceforge: Update to "Latest Version"||Marcus Lange||Set new files as "Latest Version"|
|Update Feed (new check.Update for aoo411 area – http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/openoffice/updates-site/trunk/aoo411/)|
|Specific QA focused on 4.1.2 bugfixes/enhancements|
|Blog post: first status update and call for volunteers|
|Blog posts: announcement||Marcus Lange|
|Website: link top bar to 4.1.2 blog post||Marcus Lange|
|Website: link announcements to 4.1.2 blog posts||Marcus Lange|
|Wiki: prepare Release Notes||Keith McKenna, Dick Groskamp, Patricia Shanahan, Marcus Lange|
|Website: update download pages||Marcus Lange|
|Press: prepare press release / announcement||Patricia Shanahan||Working together with Sally Khudairi, based on Release Notes|
Release Notes are available at the OpenOffice 4.1.3 Release Notes page.
The best channels for accurate information about the OpenOffice 4.1.3 release progress are:
- The development mailing list archives
- The OpenOffice official blog
- The Subversion branch where OpenOffice 4.1.3 is being developed