OpenOffice has got more stability by fixing several bugs and making some improvements. A total number of 38 issues have been fixed in this release. See fixed bugs here. Improvements
There are some improvements made in Writer, Calc, Impress/Draw, Base, compatibility with Microsoft-based environments, build system improvements.
- Several distinct enhancements were applied to the WebDAV management and file locking: OpenOffice is now able to properly interact with Microsoft Sharepoint, enabling a more productive usage in corporate-level environments. These enhancements were funded, and contributed upstream, by the Emilia-Romagna regional administration (Italy), where OpenOffice was adopted a few years ago.
- The PDF export dialog was redesigned for better usability on small laptop screens.
- Underlying libraries for the solver and digital signing functionality have been updated, for better performance and increased security.
- OpenOffice 4.1.2 fixes security vulnerabilities. See the security announcements page for more information.
The developers’ team suggests upgrading from OpenOffice 4.1.1 to OpenOffice 4.1.2. So you can download OpenOffice and upgrade it to enjoy more stability, more features and improved version of OpenOffice.Notice – Download correct file, according to your system architecture (64-bit or 32-bit).
How To Install OpenOffice 4.1.2 In Ubuntu, Linux Mint And Other Ubuntu Derivatives?
$ sudo apt-get remove libreoffice* openoffice*$ sudo apt-get autoremove
$ sudo dpkg -i *.deb$ cd desktop-integration $ sudo dpkg -i *.deb