Koha 16.11.06 release

The Koha community is proud to announce the release of Koha 16.11.06.

Koha 16.11.06 can be downloaded from:

Installation instructions can be found at:

  • Koha Wiki
  • OR in the INSTALL files that come in the tarball

Koha 16.11.06 is a bugfix/maintenance release.

It includes 9 bugfixes.

Critical bugs fixed

Cataloging

  • [18305] jquery.fixFloat.js breaks advanced MARC editor for some browsers

Circulation

  • [18150] CanItemBeReserved doesn’t work with (IndependentBranches AND ! canreservefromotherbranches)

Other bugs fixed

Acquisitions

  • [17605] EDI should set currency in order record on creation

Architecture, internals, and plumbing

  • [18028] install_misc directory is outdated and must be removed
  • [18069] koha-rebuild-zebra still calls rebuild_zebra with -x

Label/patron card printing

  • [8603] Patron card creator – ‘Barcode Type’ doesn’t stick in layouts
  • [18246] Patron card creator: Units not always display properly in layouts

Notices

  • [15854] Race condition for sending renewal/check-in notices

Patrons

  • [18094] Patron search filters are broken by searchable attributes

System requirements

Important notes:

  • Perl 5.10 is required
  • Zebra is required

Documentation

The Koha manual is maintained in DocBook.The home page for Koha
documentation is

As of the date of these release notes, only the English version of the
Koha manual is available:

The Git repository for the Koha manual can be found at

Translations

Complete or near-complete translations of the OPAC and staff
interface are available in this release for the following languages:

  • English (USA)
  • Arabic (99%)
  • Armenian (97%)
  • Chinese (China) (86%)
  • Chinese (Taiwan) (100%)
  • Czech (96%)
  • Danish (71%)
  • English (New Zealand) (94%)
  • Finnish (100%)
  • French (99%)
  • French (Canada) (93%)
  • German (100%)
  • German (Switzerland) (100%)
  • Greek (78%)
  • Hindi (99%)
  • Italian (100%)
  • Korean (52%)
  • Kurdish (51%)
  • Norwegian Bokmål (57%)
  • Occitan (79%)
  • Persian (59%)
  • Polish (99%)
  • Portuguese (100%)
  • Portuguese (Brazil) (87%)
  • Slovak (93%)
  • Spanish (100%)
  • Swedish (99%)
  • Turkish (100%)
  • Vietnamese (73%)

Partial translations are available for various other languages.

The Koha team welcomes additional translations; please see

for information about translating Koha, and join the koha-translate
list to volunteer:

The most up-to-date translations can be found at:

Release Team

The release team for Koha 16.11.06 is

Credits

We thank the following libraries who are known to have sponsored
new features in Koha 16.11.06:

We thank the following individuals who contributed patches to Koha 16.11.06.

  • root (1)
  • Colin Campbell (1)
  • Marcel de Rooy (2)
  • Jonathan Druart (6)
  • Katrin Fischer (2)
  • David Gustafsson (1)
  • Nicolas Legrand (1)
  • Marc Véron (2)

We thank the following libraries, companies, and other institutions who contributed
patches to Koha 16.11.06

  • BSZ BW (2)
  • bugs.koha-community.org (6)
  • Bulac (1)
  • Marc Véron AG (2)
  • PTFS-Europe (1)
  • Rijksmuseum (2)
  • translate.koha-community.org (1)
  • ub.gu.se (1)

We also especially thank the following individuals who tested patches
for Koha.

  • Alex Buckley (1)
  • Chris Cormack (2)
  • Christopher Brannon (1)
  • Jesse Maseto (1)
  • Jonathan Druart (4)
  • Katrin Fischer (12)
  • Marc Véron (4)
  • Mark Tompsett (1)
  • Martin Renvoize (2)
  • Mason James (1)
  • Mirko Tietgen (1)
  • Nick Clemens (3)
  • Brendan A Gallagher (12)
  • Kyle M Hall (1)
  • Marcel de Rooy (7)

We regret any omissions. If a contributor has been inadvertently missed,
please send a patch against these release notes to
koha-patches@lists.koha-community.org.

Revision control notes

The Koha project uses Git for version control. The current development
version of Koha can be retrieved by checking out the master branch of:

The branch for this version of Koha and future bugfixes in this release
line is 16.11.x.
The last Koha release was 16.11.05, which was released on March 17, 2017.

Bugs and feature requests

Bug reports and feature requests can be filed at the Koha bug
tracker at:

He rau ringa e oti ai.
(Many hands finish the work)

Autogenerated release notes updated last on 27 Mar 2017 13:20:20.

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