It is with pleasure that the Koha community announces the release of Koha 3.4.6.
The package can be retrieved from:
http://download.koha-community.org/koha-3.04.06.tar.gz You can use the following checksum and signature files to verify the download: http://download.koha-community.org/koha-3.04.06.tar.gz.MD5 http://download.koha-community.org/koha-3.04.06.tar.gz.MD5.asc http://download.koha-community.org/koha-3.04.06.tar.gz.sig Release notes for 3.4.6 are below the fold. Come and get it! RELEASE NOTES FOR KOHA 3.4.6 - 09 Nov 2011 ======================================================================== 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 3.4.6 can be downloaded from: http://download.koha-community.org/koha-3.04.06.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 3.4.6 is a bugfix/maintenance release. Highlights of 3.4.6 ====================== 1139 blocker ISBN search fails with double dashes 5995 blocker Glitch with checkauth 2453 critical (very) large biblio/item handling 6575 critical funds with no restrictions not see by librarians 6576 critical changing framework while cataloging looses data 6687 critical cannot move people in the holds queue 6854 critical import_borrowers.pl : Double password encryption on member update if there is no password in the csv and no default password value. 6879 critical Actual price should show correctly on order line and basket summary 6959 critical Can't import record via Z39.50 from MARC edit page 2599 major Search limits not working for NoZebra 5796 major actual price not taken into account in encumbrance 5945 major can't search patron's email anymore 6014 major Log viewer needs permissions 6414 major actual price not recorded when ordering 6465 major Errors in UNIMARC plugins for fixed length fields (for | and space) (T::T issue) 6490 major Lost and paid not updated when book is checked out. 6660 major limiting search to a patron category shows all patrons in category 6801 major Patron details page slow to load when many checkouts present 6927 major Typo in Overdues.pm 6974 major MARC21 Leader plugin no longer auto-fills the 000 field 6977 major Support for repeated subfields when importing an authority into a biblio record field. 7134 major patron records getting funny birthdays Bugs fixed in 3.4.6 ====================== 3258 normal routing-preview.pl : button text + redirect issue 3704 normal SIP Checkin of not checked out item returns error without additional reason 5369 normal se queries with paranthesis fail 5630 normal CAS improvements 6070 normal On a new order defined from suggestion some fields were missing. 6217 normal Searching for 3 part patron names brings no results 6253 normal Unified Patron Search subroutine 6280 normal Invalid SQL being passed in circulation checkout 6390 normal Basket only visible for librarian who created it 6460 normal No log generated if Action set to All or Modify or Delete 6513 normal Library and Category filters when searching for a borrower to add to a routing list don't work correctly. 6885 normal Superlibrarian users can't delete items from another library when IndependantBranches 6966 normal Update Help Files for Koha 3.6 Release 6972 normal Hardcoded template paths to en in showmarc 6996 normal Encoding problem in opac-showmarc 6997 normal koha-remove leaves system in inconsistent state if there is an error 7202 normal z39.50 search on bib edit not working 959 enhancement We need to be abble to modifie order line after receipt 5528 enhancement Analytical records support 5572 enhancement refinements to function merge sub merge in C4::AuthoritiesMarc 5983 enhancement Change the wording around the CAS login 6012 enhancement Set up a working example of a CAS proxy 6296 enhancement Allow authentication to Koha via PKI / x.509 certificates 6670 enhancement Link patron name on returns screen to circulation page instead of patron detail page 6875 enhancement de-nesting C4 packages 6884 enhancement Improve TinyMCE configuration on Koha News page System requirements ====================== Changes since 3.2: * Template::Toolkit 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://koha-community.org/documentation/3-4-manual/ 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 * Danish * English (New Zealand) * English (USA) * French (France) * French (Canada) * German * Greek * Hindi * Italian * Norwegian * Portuguese * Spanish * Turkish 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 3.4 is Release Manager: Chris Cormack
Documentation Manager: Nicole C Engard Translation Manager: Frédéric Demians Release Maintainer (3.2.x): Chris Nighswonger Release Maintainer (3.4.x): Chris Nighswonger QA Manager: Colin Campbell Credits ====================== We thank the following individuals who contributed patches to Koha 3.4.6 (The numeral in the first column represents the number of patches included in this release): 1 Alex Arnaud 1 Larry Baerveldt 1 Greg Barniskis 2 D Ruth Bavousett 1 Jared Camins-Esakov 2 Colin Campbell 2 Frédérick Capovilla 1 Galen Charlton 17 Chris Cormack 8 Frédéric Demians 2 Jonathan Druart 1 Nicole Engard 2 Magnus Enger 3 Katrin Fischer 2 Mason James 6 Srdjan Jankovic 1 Janusz Kaczmarek 12 Owen Leonard 1 Matthias Meusburger 1 Joy Nelson 4 Chris Nighswonger 2 Maxime Pelletier 11 Paul Poulain 1 Meenakshi R 1 MJ Ray 4 Liz Rea 10 Marcel de Rooy 7 Robin Sheat 1 Juan Sieira 18 Ian Walls We regret any omissions. If a contributor has been inadvertantly 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 Koha 3.4.x (i.e., this version of Koha and future bugfix releases) is 3.4.x. The next major feature release of Koha will be Koha 3.6.0. 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