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Koha 3.4.7 Released

Press Release: koha-community.org [December 6, 2011]

Copyright (c) 2011 koha-community.org

Abstract: koha-community releases of Koha 3.4.7.


The package can be retrieved from:
http://download.koha-community.org/koha-3.04.07.tar.gz
You can use the following checksum and signature files to verify the download:
http://download.koha-community.org/koha-3.04.07.tar.gz.MD5
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http://download.koha-community.org/koha-3.04.07.tar.gz.sig
Release notes for 3.4.7 are below the fold.
Come and get it!
RELEASE NOTES FOR KOHA 3.4.7
07 Dec 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 3.4.7 can be downloaded from:
http://download.koha-community.org/koha-3.04.07.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 3.4.7 is a bugfix/maintenance release.
Highlights of 3.4.7
======================
7138	blocker		Can't print basket group order pdf.
6628	critical	[security] help system use insecure REFERRER for file inclusion
6629	critical	[security] insecure use of Cookie for language selection
5945	major		can't search patron's email anymore
6475	major		Edit it's not possible subfield "0" in MARC framework
6977	major		Support for repeated subfields when importing an authority into a biblio record field.
7069	major		Javascript errors in tags/review
7095	major		Merge Marker Test Issues Unclear Failure Messages
7134	major		patron records getting funny birthdays
7207	major		Cannot export label batches
Bugs fixed in 3.4.7
======================
3958	normal		Standardize vendor/supplier/bookseller terminology
5885	normal		UNIMARC XSLT changes
5974	normal		Bogus auth check for "StaffMember" role
6799	normal		rebuild_zebra.pl -x produces invalid XML records
6895	normal		Diacritics in Pootle/po files are broken in source text
6963	normal		When creating a new order, the item isn't added if its barcode already exists in the items table.
6994	normal		'No budget defined' showing up although budgets and funds are defined
7076	normal		shelfpage renders OPAC XSLT bloc for intranet Lists
7146	normal		Update timestamps when deleting a biblio
4161	enhancement	When adding Vendor default to active currencies
6471	enhancement	column sorter on holds queue
7128	enhancement	logged in and logged out states of opac-main.tt are hard to style
7184	enhancement	have mysql returning errors
7188	enhancement	case-insensitive grep of /mysql/ in C4::Context
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 3.4.7 (The numeral in the first column represents the number
of patches included in this release):
     1	Nahuel ANGELINETTI
     5	Frédérick Capovilla
    10	Chris Cormack
     2	Frédéric Demians
     4	Katrin Fischer
     3	Owen Leonard
     1	Joy Nelson
     4	Chris Nighswonger
     2	Maxime Pelletier
     5	Paul Poulain
     2	Liz Rea
     1	Marcel de Rooy
     1	Salvador Zaragoza Rubio
     6	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 3.4.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/
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Publication Year:2011
Type of Material:Press Release
Language English
Issue:December 6, 2011
Publisher:koha-community.org
Company: koha-community.org
Products: Koha
Subject: Product announcements
Record Number:16379
Last Update:2012-12-29 14:06:47
Date Created:2011-12-09 15:59:13