Koha 3.14.4 released
The Koha community is proud to announce the release of 3.14.4.
This is a maintenance release and contains some enhancements and several bugfixes.
As always you can download the release from http://download.koha-community.org
Please read more for the full release notes
RELEASE NOTES FOR KOHA 3.14.4 26 févr. 2014 ======================================================================== Koha is the first free and open source software library automation package (ILS). Development is sponsored by libraries of varying types and sizes, volunteers, and support companies from around the world. The website for the Koha project is http://koha-community.org/ Koha 3.14.4 can be downloaded from: http://download.koha-community.org/koha-3.14.04.tar.gz Installation instructions can be found at: http://wiki.koha-community.org/wiki/Installation_Documentation OR in the INSTALL files that come in the tarball Koha 3.14.4 is a bugfix/maintenance release. It includes 2 enhancements and 20 bugfixes. Enhancements in 3.14.4 ====================== Packaging ---------- 10646 Mod_rewrite should be enabled by the postinst script 10896 Add a --verbose option to koha-translate Critical bugs fixed in 3.14.4 ====================== Hold requests ---------- 11336 major Priority is not updated on deleting holds OPAC ---------- 10952 major Store anonymous search history in session Searching ---------- 9579 major Facets truncation broken for multi-byte characters Other bugs fixed in 3.14.4 ====================== Architecture, internals, and plumbing ---------- 7965 normal Silence warns in staff error log (koha-error_log) 11384 minor Koha should not use "ctid" as a column name Cataloging ---------- 11316 trivial Plugin icon missing tooltip in addbiblio.pl Documentation ---------- 11483 normal New serial pages missing help Installation and upgrade (web-based installer) ---------- 11260 normal Update German web installer OPAC ---------- 11342 minor Error with opac self registration if BorrowersTitles is empty Packaging ---------- 11509 trivial Koha-create should print better usage information 11510 trivial Typo in koha-translate usage message Searching ---------- 11192 normal Fix two definitions in ccl.properties 6886 minor Single branch mode should disable showing the branch name in front of all callnumbers Serials ---------- 10429 minor Branch filter not working in serial claims Test Suite ---------- 11439 normal UT: XISBN.t returns failure 11457 normal T/db_dependent/Bookseller.t can fail when subscription table is not empty 11499 normal Zebra_setup.pl not correctly setting indexing mode 11470 minor Circulation_transfers.t can fail, spuriously Tools ---------- 11208 normal Multi transport types: a sms message without sms number should be marked as failed 11475 normal Batch modification process ends with broken link New sysprefs in 3.14.4 ====================== 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 http://koha-community.org/documentation/ As of the date of these release notes, only the English version of the Koha manual is available: http://manual.koha-community.org/3.14/en/ The Git repository for the Koha manual can be found at http://git.koha-community.org/gitweb/?p=kohadocs.git;a=summary Translations ====================== Complete or near-complete translations of the OPAC and staff interface are available in this release for the following languages: * English (USA) * Arabic (83%) * Armenian (99%) * Chinese (China) (99%) * Chinese (Taiwan) (100%) * Czech (100%) * Danish (91%) * English (New Zealand) (84%) * French (99%) * French (Canada) (89%) * German (100%) * German (Switzerland) (99%) * Greek (53%) * Italian (100%) * Kurdish (72%) * Norwegian Bokmål (63%) * Polish (65%) * Portuguese (99%) * Portuguese (Brazil) (90%) * Slovak (99%) * Spanish (100%) * Swedish (92%) * Turkish (100%) Partial translations are available for various other languages. The Koha team welcomes additional translations; please see http://wiki.koha-community.org/wiki/Translating_Koha for information about translating Koha, and join the koha-translate list to volunteer: http://lists.koha-community.org/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/koha-translate The most up-to-date translations can be found at: http://translate.koha-community.org/ Release Team ====================== The release team for Koha 3.14.4 is Release Manager: Galen Charlton Documentation Manager: Nicole C Engard Installation Documentation Managers: Samuel Desseaux Mason James Translation Manager: Bernardo Gonzalez Kriegel QA Manager: Katrin Fischer QA Team: Chris Cormack Marcel de Rooy , Jonathan Druart , Brendan Gallagher Kyle Hall Mason James Paul Poulain Bug Wranglers: Magnus Enger Packaging Manager: Robin Sheat Live CD Manager: Nguyen Quoc Uy VM Manager: Samuel Desseaux Release Maintainer (3.8.x): Chris Hall Release Maintainer (3.10.x): Bernardo Gonzalez Kriegel Release Maintainer (3.12.x): Tomás Cohen Arazi Credits ====================== We thank the following libraries who are known to have sponsored new features in Koha 3.14.4: * Universidad Nacional de Cordoba We thank the following individuals who contributed patches to Koha 3.14.4. * 6 Tomas Cohen Arazi * 13 Galen Charlton * 3 Chris Cormack * 3 Jonathan Druart * 1 Nicole Engard * 4 Katrin Fischer * 3 Kyle M Hall * 3 Julian Maurice * 1 Fridolyn SOMERS * 1 Mathieu Saby * 1 Robin Sheat * 3 Fridolin Somers * 1 Mark Tompsett We thank the following companies who contributed patches to Koha 3.14.4 * 4 BSZ BW * 10 BibLibre * 3 BigBallOfWax * 4 ByWater-Solutions * 1 Catalyst * 13 Equinox * 1 Université Rennes 2 * 7 unidentified We also especially thank the following individuals who tested patches for Koha 3.14.4. * 1 Tomas Cohen Arazi * 3 Christopher Brannon * 44 Galen Charlton * 1 David Cook * 11 Chris Cormack * 3 Charlene Criton * 3 Jonathan Druart * 1 Nicole C. Engard * 1 Magnus Enger * 17 Katrin Fischer * 9 Kyle M Hall * 1 Bernardo Gonzalez Kriegel * 41 Fridolin Somers * 1 Mark Tompsett * 1 Signed-off-by jmbroust We regret any omissions. If a contributor has been inadvertently missed, please send a patch against these release notes to email@example.com. 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 git://git.koha-community.org/koha.git The branch for this version of Koha and future bugfixes in this release line is 3.14.x. The last Koha release was 3.14.0, which was released on November 21, 2013. Bugs and feature requests ====================== Bug reports and feature requests can be filed at the Koha bug tracker at http://bugs.koha-community.org/ He rau ringa e oti ai. (Many hands finish the work) ##### Autogenerated release notes updated last on 26 févr. 2014 11:40:37 Z #####
A great thanks to all contributors.