Here we go again with another LibreOffice update, this time to the 4.1 branch released last month. LibreOffice 4.1.1 was announced today in Berlin with “a large number of improved interoperability features with proprietary and legacy file formats.” This branch is developed for those wishing the latest in features, “for enterprise adoptions, though, The Document Foundation suggests LibreOffice 4.0.5, backed by certified professionals.”
Many of the updates this cycle were for importing and exporting bugs. One interesting bug fixed was fdo#67388, in which files in .deb packages weren’t owned by root:root. Another fixed was fdo#67235 where the Timefield is limited automatically to max. 00:00:01 in Base. “Copying an email address and pasting it in a plain text editor shows U+0001 instead of the email address, also when referring the cell in a formula expression” in Calc was also patched.