LibreOffice 3.4 RC1 available

Dear Community,

The Document Foundation is happy to announce the first release
candidate of LibreOffice 3.4. The upcoming 3.4 will be the second
major release of the LibreOffice project, and comes with many exciting
new features. Please be aware that LibreOffice 3.4 RC1 is not yet
ready for production use, you should continue to use LibreOffice 3.3.2
for that.

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

A list of new features specific to LibreOffice is to be found here:

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

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 foundation:

A list of known issues with 3.4 RC1 is available from our wiki:

Please find the list of changes against LibreOffice 3.4 Beta5 here:

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 Steering Committee of The Document Foundation