LibreOffice 5.4.6 released with more than 60 bug fixes

The Document Foundation has announced the immediate availability of LibreOffice 5.4.6, sixth minor release in LibreOffice 5.4.x series. This release made more robust and stable with over 60 bug fixes and is an ideal choice for main stream users and enterprises.

What is new in LibreOffice 5.4.6?

LibreOffice 5.4.6 is a maintenance release in LibreOffice 5.4.x series. The purpose of this release is to make the productivity suite more robust and reliable to deploy on enterprise ecosystems. To serve this purpose, the team has fixed almost 60 bugs in this release.

If you are looking for LibreOffice suite with latest features, the you should probably go for LibreOffice 6.0 release.

Following are some of the notable bug fixes shipped in LibreOffice 5.4.6 release.
  • Fixed the issue of losing parent child relation ship while saving and opening documents.
  • Resolved some unexpected crash while opening LibreOffice.
  • Fixed shrinking of images when image size is greater than slide size in impress.
  • Fixed libvisio issue that generates svg:fill-rule attribute which is round-tripped to a non-well-formed XML document by LO
  • Fixed issue of missing content in presentation mode.
  • MS visual Foxpro created *.DBF files can be opened now.
  • Fixed the issue of rendering a white rectangle around content in impress presentations.
  • LibreOffice 5.4.6 is configured to install in parallel with LibreOffice 5.3 in GNU/Linux and macOS. However, both can't be run simultaneously.
For a detailed list of changes, refer LibreOffice 5.4.6 RC1 and RC2 release notes.

Where can I get LibreOffice 5.4.6?

LibreOffice 5.4.6 can be downloaded from project's download page. There are multiple installation images for RPM based systems, DEB based systems, Windows and macOS.

If you are planning to use LibreOffice in a business environment, it is highly recommended to get support from certified LibreOffice partners. It will also give you long term supported versions of LibreOffice.

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