Level-🆙 from a LibreOffice user, to a LibreOffice contributor! You can learn new things, build up your CV – and have fun too. Oh, and we have cool merchandise to give away: https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2022/05/01/the-month-of-libreoffice-may-2022-starts-today-join-in-and-get-snazzy-merch/
Bringing new community members on board, and helping them to get started in the #LibreOffice community, is an essential part of our work. Here’s what we did in 2021: https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2022/05/21/annual-report-2021-attracting-new-contributors-to-libreoffice/
LibreOffice's Indonesian community is helping to spread the word about Free Software to students: https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2022/05/20/indonesian-libreoffice-community-recent-activities/
Dive under the hood of #LibreOffice development, and learn how the Pootle bot on our Gerrit setup works: https://dev.blog.documentfoundation.org/2022/05/19/interacting-with-the-pootle-bot-on-gerrit/
Check this out: the LibreOffice Conference 2022 will take place in Bolzano, northern Italy (and online) from September 29 – October 1. Our call for papers is now open – join in! https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2022/05/16/libocon-2022-call-for-papers/
Join the 172 people who've already won stickers in the Month of LibreOffice, May 2022! There are many things you can do: https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2022/05/01/the-month-of-libreoffice-may-2022-starts-today-join-in-and-get-snazzy-merch/
@LatinCanuck @libreoffice Join the discussion at https://bugs.documentfoundation.org/show_bug.cgi?id=135501. Some good arguments pro and many against changing the default UI.
Donations to The Document Foundation help us to maintain our infrastructure, keeping the LibreOffice project running smoothly. Learn what we did in 2021: https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2022/05/13/annual-report-tdfs-infrastructure-in-2021/
And, of course, our community is crafting the next release, LibreOffice 7.4: https://wiki.documentfoundation.org/ReleaseNotes/7.4
LibreOffice 7.2.7 is now available, with 47 bugfixes. This is probably the last release in the 7.2 series – from here onwards, we'll be updating the LibreOffice 7.3 branch: https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2022/05/12/libreoffice-727-community/
I wrote an article about 6 ways you can get involved with @libreoffice (5 involve no coding skills) in May.
More great work from the Czech LibreOffice community! They've translated the Getting Started Guide 7.3: https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2022/05/10/czech-translation-of-libreoffice-getting-started-guide-7-3/
Exclusive sneak preview on Mastodon: Members of The Document Foundation can vote on the new application icon for LibreOffice. Want to become a member and participate in future polls? https://www.documentfoundation.org/governance/members/application/ #design #libreoffice
LibreOffice's Quality Assurance community analyses bug reports from users, helps to fix them, and adds automated tests to prevent them from appearing again. Learn about their work in 2021: https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2022/05/09/annual-report-libreoffice-quality-assurance-in-2021/
LibreOffice's Quality Assurance community resolved 475 bugs in April. Learn more about their work, and help them to keep the software rock-solid: https://qa.blog.documentfoundation.org/2022/05/06/qa-dev-report-april-2022/
Got some free time this weekend? Join the hundreds of people contributing to LibreOffice! You don't need to be a programmer – and you can get cool merch too: https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2022/05/01/the-month-of-libreoffice-may-2022-starts-today-join-in-and-get-snazzy-merch/
Want to boost your programming skills? Dip your toes into LibreOffice development, and learn how to write a good commit message with your changes: https://dev.blog.documentfoundation.org/2022/05/05/how-to-write-a-good-commit-message/
New update: #LibreOffice 7.3.3 is now available, with over 80 bugfixes and compatibility improvements. Get it here: https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2022/05/05/libreoffice-733-community/
Wow: "4904 people helped to triage 6717 bugs in the last 365 days."
Thousand thanks to everyone!
Get a glimpse of activities in the #LibreOffice project and community – check out our recap of April 2022: https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2022/05/03/libreoffice-project-and-community-recap-april-2022/
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