[ANN] LibreOffice 4.0.1 RC1 available

Dear Community,

The Document Foundation is pleased to announce the first release
candidate of our upcoming LibreOffice 4.0.1. This will be the first in
a series of frequent updates to our feature-packed 4.0 branch. Please
be aware that LibreOffice 4.0.1 RC1 is not ready for production use,
you should continue to use LibreOffice 4.0.0 for that.

The release is available for Windows, Linux and Mac OS X from our QA
builds download page at


Should you find bugs, please report them to the FreeDesktop Bugzilla:


A good way to assess the release candidate quality is to run some
specific manual tests on it, our TCM wiki page has more details:


  - or checkout our manual test database for starting right away -


With this release candidate, the Android Impress Remote should work on
all platforms - if you would like to test, an updated Android package
is available here:

(and note https://wiki.documentfoundation.org/Development/Impress/RemoteHowTo)

For other ways to get involved with this exciting project - you can
e.g. contribute code:


translate LibreOffice to your language:


or help with funding our operations:


A list of known issues and fixed bugs with 4.0.1 RC1 is available
from our wiki:


Let us close again with a BIG Thank You! to all of you having
contributed to the LibreOffice project - this release would not have
been possible without your help.


The Document Foundation Board of Directors

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