[ANN] LIbreOffice 4.1.6 RC2 available

Dear Community,

The Document Foundation is pleased to announce the second release
candidate of LibreOffice 4.1.6. The upcoming 4.1.6 will be the sixth and final
in a sequence of frequent bugfix releases for our feature-packed 4.1
line. Feel free to give it a try instead of 4.1.5.

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


Developers and QA might also be interested in the symbol server for
windows debug information (see the release notes linked below for

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:


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 4.1.6 RC2 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.

On behalf of the Community,


Do you think it will be possible to release on Tuesday at 1:00PM CEST?
Given that Thursday is a holiday in several countries, I would prefer to
avoid Wednesday, unless we announce early in the morning, say at 9:00AM

Hi Italo, *,

Do you think it will be possible to release on Tuesday at 1:00PM CEST?

No technical / availablilty reason that does speak against this.
Just that time between RC and release is shorter - but there are only
a few fixes added, so I think it is OK.