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Press Release: koha-community.org [June 21, 2012]

The Koha community releases Koha version 3.8.2

The Koha community is proud to release Koha version 3.8.2. This is a bugfix release, and contains a large number of fixes.

You can obtain Koha 3.8.2 from the http://download.koha-community.org site. Debian packages will be available from the http://debian.koha-community.org shortly also.

Please read the release notes below for more information

Release Notes for Koha 3.8.2

21 Jun 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 3.8.2 can be downloaded from:
   http://download.koha-community.org/koha-3.08.02.tar.gz
Installation instructions can be found:
  in the INSTALL files that come in the tarball
Koha 3.8.2 is a bugfix/maintenance release.
Highlights of 3.8.2
======================
8140    blocker         Error when exporting label xml
8247    blocker         adding basket doesn't save basket name, internal or vendor note
7329    critical        The "undo import into catalog" command deletes items
onloan without checking
8056    critical        CircAutoPrintQuickSlip set to clear doesn't work
8062    critical        Cart email broken for non english templates
8135    critical        Services Directory and itemrecorddisplay.pl File Missing
After Install
8144    critical        775 tag in the MARC record causes display issue
5327    major           Unit tests required for all C4 modules
7112    major           Having two prices in 020$c causes basket creation to fail
from staged marc import
8057    major           Error when adding a patron with email address
8082    major           The:  IssuingInProcess  configuration setting is working in reverse.
8145    major           opac-tags.pl fails when DEBUG is set
8182    major           Problem with overdue fine calculations after upgrade
8201    major           can't change receive date
Bugs fixed in 3.8.2
======================
3638    normal          Status of hold not changed when item checked in via SIP2 Interface
4330    normal          Copyright statements out of date
4838    normal          Repeated authority headings break biblio record data entry form
5795    normal          Missing ReservesControlBranch system pref in database installer
6858    normal          Adds staticfines.pl for static fines processing
7127    normal          Templates must be valid XHTML
7178    normal          Improve order item creation
7586    normal          Search: Language restriction does  NOT show expected
results (no items shown)
7599    normal          Cart JavaScript contains untranslatable English strings
7810    normal          C4/Auth.pm - on plack restart session is undefined
7872    normal          C4::Items should use C4::Koha methods instead of
duplicating SQL queries
7951    normal          Suspending holds needs a system preference
7952    normal          PDF::Reuse under plack writes to console STDOUT instead to browser
7961    normal          Local cover images should support CSV link files
8005    normal          Lost item is not anonymized when checked in
8111    normal          Language chooser display problem in self-checkout
8116    normal          z3950 empty search causes silent warning in koha-error_log
8124    normal          Hide option to download results of items with no checkouts report
8129    normal          quick slips issuing does not work
8136    normal          Changes the expected lenght of 100$a in rebuild_zebra.pl
8160    normal          Link to cataloging appears for users without cataloging permission
8161    normal          Cataloging home page should be accessible to users with
permission to edit catalog or edit items
8171    normal          Improper escaping of quotes during z39.50 queries leads
to broken html
8176    normal          $sqlwhere is undefined in C4::Serials in GetSubscriptions
8184    normal          Duplicate budget page lacks heading and breadcrumbs
8197    normal          Software error when you have cleaned cookies in your
browser and try to past the url to opac-topissues.pl
8226    normal          'OpacFooter' markup/css improvements
5312    minor   XHTML correction in authority summary
6141    minor   html glitches causing problems to translator
7815    minor   Order pickup library list by name rather than by code
7948    minor   Printing transfer slip loses barcode field focus
8009    minor   Item descriptive data not populated on pay.pl
8014    minor   On the patron entry form hide "restricted until" field if
"Restricted: No" is checked
8040    minor   a menu misnamed in budgets
8119    minor   Show hint when disabling active currency checkbox
8122    minor   Add a link to new library group creation from empty groups message
8139    minor   Fix the CSS for the recent comments to prevent leftmenu
overlapping it.
8150    minor   Patron circulation history has a fossil navagation bar
8166    minor   Adding new currencies & exchange rates if not fill any
field it save blank record
8195    minor   The selected link in include menus must be bold
8217    minor   Focus on search box in Detail page (staff search)
3521    trivial Items table in catalogue/detail.pl and
cataloguing/additem.pl is sorted nonsensically
6267    trivial custom http user-agent in check-url.pl (fix for
books.google.com 401 error)
7368    trivial General staff client typo omnibus
8222    trivial The zip code field is mandatory by default
6684    enhancement     koha-remove should check the number of arguments it gets
7444    enhancement     Use T::T date plugin to display dates omnibus
7788    enhancement     Tiny problems with calling GetShelf
7847    enhancement     OPAC search dies with plack
7926    enhancement     Acq search results show empty parenthesis for orders
without basket group
7941    enhancement     Fix version numbers in modules and set up a system to
keep them up to date
8080    enhancement     login and password is pre-filled by the browser when
creating a new patron
8107    enhancement     Disabled buttons not distinguishable from enabled buttons.
8138    enhancement     Add 773$t field to xslt
8178    enhancement     circ/circulation.pl under plack duplicates checkout rows
New system preferences in 3.8.2
=================================
 * ReservesControlBranch
 * SuspendHoldsIntranet
 * SuspendHoldsOpac
System requirements
======================
   Changes since 3.6:
   * No new system requirements
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/3.8/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:
the following languages:
 * Chinese -Taiwan- (100%, OPAC 100%)
 * German (100%, OPAC 100%)
 * Italian (100%, OPAC 100%)
 * French (99%, OPAC 100%)
 * Portuguese (Brazil) (90%, OPAC 100%)
 * Spanish (87%, OPAC 100%)
 * English -nz- (78%, OPAC 100%)
 * Arabic (76%, OPAC 100%)
 * Danish (75%, OPAC 100%)
 * Greek (69%, OPAC 100%)
 * French -canada- (68%, OPAC 70%)
 * Armenian (68%, OPAC 100%)
 * Norwegian (67%, OPAC 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 3.8 is
 Release Manager:       Paul Poulain 
 Documentation Manager: Nicole C Engard 
 Translation Manager:   Frédéric Demians 
 QA Manager:            Ian Walls 
 QA team:               Marcel de Rooy ,
 Jonathan Druart 
 Bug Wranglers:         Katrin Fischer, Magnus Enger
 Release Maintainer (3.4.x): Chris Nighswonger 
 Release Maintainer (3.6.x): Jared Camins-Esakov 
 Release Maintainer (3.8.x): Chris Cormack 
Credits
======================
We thank the following individuals who contributed patches to
Koha 3.8.2.
    1  D Ruth Bavousett
    1  Jared Camins-Esakov
    4  Colin Campbell
   20  Chris Cormack
    4  Christophe Croullebois
    1  Stéphane Delaune
    4  Frédéric Demians
    4  Jonathan Druart
    3  Katrin Fischer
    2  Amit Gupta
   10  Kyle M Hall
    2  Mason James
    2  Srdjan Jankovic
    1  Piotr Kowalski
   12  Owen Leonard
    2  Julian Maurice
    1  Matthias Meusburger
    3  Sophie Meynieux
    7  Dobrica Pavlinusic
    6  Paul Poulain
    1  Liz Rea
    3  Marcel de Rooy
    1  Fridolyn SOMERS
    1  Adrien Saurat
    2  Robin Sheat
    1  Simon Story
    1  Marc Veron
    1  Ian Walls
We regret any omissions.  If a contributor has been inadvertantly 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
   git://git.koha-community.org/koha.git
The branch for Koha 3.8.x (i.e., thiThe Koha community is proud to release Koha version 3.8.2. This is a
bugfix release, and contains a large number of fixes.
You can obtain Koha 3.8.2 from the  http://download.koha-community.org
site. Debian packages will be available from the
http://debian.koha-community.org shortly also.
Please read the release notes below for more information
RELEASE NOTES FOR KOHA 3.8.2
21 Jun 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 3.8.2 can be downloaded from:
   http://download.koha-community.org/koha-3.08.02.tar.gz
Installation instructions can be found:
  in the INSTALL files that come in the tarball
Koha 3.8.2 is a bugfix/maintenance release.
Highlights of 3.8.2
======================
8140    blocker         Error when exporting label xml
8247    blocker         adding basket doesn't save basket name, internal or vendor note
7329    critical        The "undo import into catalog" command deletes items
onloan without checking
8056    critical        CircAutoPrintQuickSlip set to clear doesn't work
8062    critical        Cart email broken for non english templates
8135    critical        Services Directory and itemrecorddisplay.pl File Missing
After Install
8144    critical        775 tag in the MARC record causes display issue
5327    major           Unit tests required for all C4 modules
7112    major           Having two prices in 020$c causes basket creation to fail
from staged marc import
8057    major           Error when adding a patron with email address
8082    major           The:  IssuingInProcess  configuration setting is working in reverse.
8145    major           opac-tags.pl fails when DEBUG is set
8182    major           Problem with overdue fine calculations after upgrade
8201    major           can't change receive date
Bugs fixed in 3.8.2
======================
3638    normal          Status of hold not changed when item checked in via SIP2 Interface
4330    normal          Copyright statements out of date
4838    normal          Repeated authority headings break biblio record data entry form
5795    normal          Missing ReservesControlBranch system pref in database installer
6858    normal          Adds staticfines.pl for static fines processing
7127    normal          Templates must be valid XHTML
7178    normal          Improve order item creation
7586    normal          Search: Language restriction does  NOT show expected
results (no items shown)
7599    normal          Cart JavaScript contains untranslatable English strings
7810    normal          C4/Auth.pm - on plack restart session is undefined
7872    normal          C4::Items should use C4::Koha methods instead of
duplicating SQL queries
7951    normal          Suspending holds needs a system preference
7952    normal          PDF::Reuse under plack writes to console STDOUT instead to browser
7961    normal          Local cover images should support CSV link files
8005    normal          Lost item is not anonymized when checked in
8111    normal          Language chooser display problem in self-checkout
8116    normal          z3950 empty search causes silent warning in koha-error_log
8124    normal          Hide option to download results of items with no checkouts report
8129    normal          quick slips issuing does not work
8136    normal          Changes the expected lenght of 100$a in rebuild_zebra.pl
8160    normal          Link to cataloging appears for users without cataloging permission
8161    normal          Cataloging home page should be accessible to users with
permission to edit catalog or edit items
8171    normal          Improper escaping of quotes during z39.50 queries leads
to broken html
8176    normal          $sqlwhere is undefined in C4::Serials in GetSubscriptions
8184    normal          Duplicate budget page lacks heading and breadcrumbs
8197    normal          Software error when you have cleaned cookies in your
browser and try to past the url to opac-topissues.pl
8226    normal          'OpacFooter' markup/css improvements
5312    minor   XHTML correction in authority summary
6141    minor   html glitches causing problems to translator
7815    minor   Order pickup library list by name rather than by code
7948    minor   Printing transfer slip loses barcode field focus
8009    minor   Item descriptive data not populated on pay.pl
8014    minor   On the patron entry form hide "restricted until" field if
"Restricted: No" is checked
8040    minor   a menu misnamed in budgets
8119    minor   Show hint when disabling active currency checkbox
8122    minor   Add a link to new library group creation from empty groups message
8139    minor   Fix the CSS for the recent comments to prevent leftmenu
overlapping it.
8150    minor   Patron circulation history has a fossil navagation bar
8166    minor   Adding new currencies & exchange rates if not fill any
field it save blank record
8195    minor   The selected link in include menus must be bold
8217    minor   Focus on search box in Detail page (staff search)
3521    trivial Items table in catalogue/detail.pl and
cataloguing/additem.pl is sorted nonsensically
6267    trivial custom http user-agent in check-url.pl (fix for
books.google.com 401 error)
7368    trivial General staff client typo omnibus
8222    trivial The zip code field is mandatory by default
6684    enhancement     koha-remove should check the number of arguments it gets
7444    enhancement     Use T::T date plugin to display dates omnibus
7788    enhancement     Tiny problems with calling GetShelf
7847    enhancement     OPAC search dies with plack
7926    enhancement     Acq search results show empty parenthesis for orders
without basket group
7941    enhancement     Fix version numbers in modules and set up a system to
keep them up to date
8080    enhancement     login and password is pre-filled by the browser when
creating a new patron
8107    enhancement     Disabled buttons not distinguishable from enabled buttons.
8138    enhancement     Add 773$t field to xslt
8178    enhancement     circ/circulation.pl under plack duplicates checkout rows
New system preferences in 3.8.2
=================================
 * ReservesControlBranch
 * SuspendHoldsIntranet
 * SuspendHoldsOpac
System requirements
======================
   Changes since 3.6:
   * No new system requirements
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/3.8/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:
the following languages:
 * Chinese -Taiwan- (100%, OPAC 100%)
 * German (100%, OPAC 100%)
 * Italian (100%, OPAC 100%)
 * French (99%, OPAC 100%)
 * Portuguese (Brazil) (90%, OPAC 100%)
 * Spanish (87%, OPAC 100%)
 * English -nz- (78%, OPAC 100%)
 * Arabic (76%, OPAC 100%)
 * Danish (75%, OPAC 100%)
 * Greek (69%, OPAC 100%)
 * French -canada- (68%, OPAC 70%)
 * Armenian (68%, OPAC 100%)
 * Norwegian (67%, OPAC 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 3.8 is
 Release Manager:       Paul Poulain 
 Documentation Manager: Nicole C Engard 
 Translation Manager:   Frédéric Demians 
 QA Manager:            Ian Walls 
 QA team:               Marcel de Rooy ,
 Jonathan Druart 
 Bug Wranglers:         Katrin Fischer, Magnus Enger
 Release Maintainer (3.4.x): Chris Nighswonger 
 Release Maintainer (3.6.x): Jared Camins-Esakov 
 Release Maintainer (3.8.x): Chris Cormack 
Credits
======================
We thank the following individuals who contributed patches to
Koha 3.8.2.
    1  D Ruth Bavousett
    1  Jared Camins-Esakov
    4  Colin Campbell
   20  Chris Cormack
    4  Christophe Croullebois
    1  Stéphane Delaune
    4  Frédéric Demians
    4  Jonathan Druart
    3  Katrin Fischer
    2  Amit Gupta
   10  Kyle M Hall
    2  Mason James
    2  Srdjan Jankovic
    1  Piotr Kowalski
   12  Owen Leonard
    2  Julian Maurice
    1  Matthias Meusburger
    3  Sophie Meynieux
    7  Dobrica Pavlinusic
    6  Paul Poulain
    1  Liz Rea
    3  Marcel de Rooy
    1  Fridolyn SOMERS
    1  Adrien Saurat
    2  Robin Sheat
    1  Simon Story
    1  Marc Veron
    1  Ian Walls
We regret any omissions.  If a contributor has been inadvertantly 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
   git://git.koha-community.org/koha.git

Summary: The Koha community is proud to release Koha version 3.8.2. This is a bugfix release, and contains a large number of fixes
Publication Year:2012
Type of Material:Press Release
LanguageEnglish
Date Issued:June 21, 2012
Publisher:koha-community.org
Company:
Company: koha-community.org
Subject: Product announcements
Permalink: https://librarytechnology.org/pr/16998

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