[Libreoffice-qa] [ANN] LibreOffice 4.2.0 RC2 test builds available

Sophie gautier.sophie at gmail.com
Sun Jan 12 04:35:05 PST 2014

Hi Marc,
Le 12/01/2014 13:14, Marc Paré a écrit :
> Hi everyone,
> Le 2014-01-08 12:41, Christian Lohmaier a écrit :
>> Hi *,
>> for the upcoming new version 4.2.0, the builds for rc2 are now
>> available on pre-releases (windows helppacks still uploading)
>> Besides the usual builds, there are also 64bit builds for Mac
>> available for testing.
>> Reminder: Starting with 4.2.0rc1, developers (and people doing some
>> "low-level" QA) on windows can make use of the symbol server to get
>> pdb files for debugging the release builds. The symbol server's URL is
>> http://dev-downloads.libreoffice.org/symstore/symbols
>> and starting with 4.2.0rc2 the symbol files are also source-indexed¹.
>> This means the debugger can now download and display the sourcecode
>> that corresponds to the build².
>> see
>> https://wiki.documentfoundation.org/How_to_get_a_backtrace_with_WinDbg
>> on how to make use of it
>> See
>> https://wiki.documentfoundation.org/ReleasePlan/4.2#4.2.0_release
>> for the complete schedule.
>> Grab the builds from here here:
>>   http://dev-builds.libreoffice.org/pre-releases/
>> The builds include the full set of languages.
>> If you've a bit of time, please give them a try & report any severe
>> bugs not yet in bugzilla here, so we can incorporate  them into the
>> release notes. Please note that it takes approximately 24 hours to
>> populate the mirrors, so that's about the time we have to collect
>> feedback.
> Any idea when the test build for rc2 will show on our "Pre-release"
> webpage?[1]

When Cloph will announce it, he will make the changes to the page too I
There is two announcement, one on this list to check for the
installation of the package, another one some days later for the
availability of the release. We are at the first one, if I'm right :)

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