Koha 3.6.9 released
The Koha release team are proud to announce the release of 3.6.9. This is a maintenance release, and contains a lot of useful bug fixes.
Please read on for the release notes.
RELEASE NOTES FOR KOHA 3.6.9 22 Sep 2012 ======================================================================== 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 3.6.9 can be downloaded from: http://download.koha-community.org/koha-3.06.09.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 3.6.9 is a bugfix/maintenance release. Highlights of 3.6.9 ====================== 8439 critical Printing basketgroup does not work on plack 8503 major Software error n edit items with EasyAnalyticalRecords Bugs fixed in 3.6.9 ====================== 6394 normal purchase order has french hard coded in 8458 normal $stemmed_operand in C4::Search _build_stemmed_operand is not initialized. 8322 minor Removing space between end of marc data and fullstops 8351 minor fix wording when undoing an import 8422 minor Fix impossible warning in circulation.pl when OverduesBlockCirc set to Block 8470 minor remove depreciated H:T:P test file 8476 minor Little bug in OPAC XSLT on OPACURLOpenInNewWindow 8518 minor Self checkout does not display debt amount if syspref AllowFineOverride is set to allow 6267 trivial custom http user-agent in check-url.pl (fix for books.google.com 401 error) 7143 trivial Bug for tracking changes to the about page 7367 trivial General OPAC typo omnibus 7153 enhancement Show Open Library as Search Target in "More Searches" in OPAC detail page System requirements ====================== Important notes: * Perl 5.10 is required * Zebra is required Documentation ====================== As of Koha 3.2, the Koha manual is now 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/3.6/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: * Chinese (China) (95%) * Chinese (Taiwan) (99%) * Danish (99%) * English (New Zealand) (100%) * English (USA) * English (United Kingdom) (64%) * French (99%) * French (Canada) (95%) * German (100%) * Greek (94%) * Italian (100%) * Norwegian BokmÃ¥l (62%) * Portuguese (Brazil) (99%) * Spanish (100%) * Tetun (52%) 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 3.6 is Release Manager: Chris Cormack <firstname.lastname@example.org> Documentation Manager: Nicole C Engard <email@example.com> Translation Manager: Frédéric Demians <firstname.lastname@example.org> QA Manager: Ian Walls <email@example.com> Bug Wranglers: MJ Ray, Marcel de Rooy, Paul Poulain, Mason James Past Release Maintainer (3.6.x): Chris Nighswonger <firstname.lastname@example.org> Release Maintainer (3.6.x): Jared Camins-Esakov <email@example.com> Credits ====================== We thank the following individuals who contributed patches to Koha 3.6.9. 1 Jared Camins-Esakov 1 David Cook 1 Chris Cormack 1 Frédéric Demians 1 Nicole Engard 1 Magnus Enger 1 Katrin Fischer 1 Chris Hall 1 Mason James 1 Dobrica Pavlinusic 2 Fridolyn SOMERS 1 Mark Tompsett 1 Marc Veron 1 Savitra sirohi We also especially thank the following individuals who tested patches for Koha 3.6.9. 16 Jared Camins-Esakov 14 Chris Cormack 1 Frédéric Demians 1 Jonathan Druart 1 Nicole C. Engard 2 Kyle M Hall 2 Owen Leonard 14 Paul Poulain 3 Mirko Tietgen We regret any omissions. If a contributor has been inadvertantly missed, please send a patch against these release notes to firstname.lastname@example.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 git://git.koha-community.org/koha.git The branch for this version of Koha and future bugfixes in this release line is 3.6.x. The last Koha release was 3.6.7, which was released on July 22, 2012. Bugs and feature requests ====================== Bug reports and feature requests can be filed at the Koha bug tracker at http://bugs.koha-community.org/ Ehara taku toa i te toa takitahi, engari he toa takitini