Can anyone provide instructions or tips for extracting a MARC file with holdings from Softlink's Liberty 3? Thank you. Bob _______________________________________________ Koha mailing list http://koha-community.org Koha< at >lists.katipo.co.nz https://lists.katipo.co.nz/mailman/listinfo/koha
Dear All, Please find here one barcode and member card printing setting in Koha. http://mishravk.com/2015/06/settings-for-printing-members-card-and-barcode-labels-5x13-labels-a4-sheet-through-koha-ilms/

A beta release of Koha 3.20 is now available for download. We encourage all users of Koha to consider downloading and testing the beta prior to its release later this month.

Debian packages for this beta will be available soon on the unstable repository.

Koha 3.20 is a major release, that comes with many new features. This beta
preview is released for testing purposes. Its use on production sites
is discouraged.

Draft release notes can be found below the fold. Share and enjoy (and test)!

RELEASE NOTES FOR KOHA 3.20 (beta) 12 may 2015 ======================================================================== 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 3.20 (beta) can be downloaded from: http://download.koha-community.org/koha-3.20.00-beta.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 3.20 (beta) is a major release, that comes with many new features. It includes 5 new features, 118 enhancements and 351 bugfixes. New features in 3.20 (beta) ====================== Cataloging ---------- 12412 Add ability for plugins to convert arbitrary files to MARC from record staging tool Hold requests ---------- 5786 Move AllowOnShelfHolds and OpacItemHolds system preferences to the Circulation Matrix OPAC ---------- 9580 Cover image from Coce, a remote image URL cache Patrons ---------- 8007 Discharge management Tools ---------- 11395 Batch modifications for records Enhancements in 3.20 (beta) ====================== About ---------- 13404 More System information about GRS1 vs DOM settings Acquisitions ---------- 6820 Hide receive option if there is nothing to receive 9089 Show suggestion number on suggestion management 10753 Creating suggestions for 'Any library' uses _ANY as branchcode 12648 Link patrons to an order 12743 Allow default values from the ACQ framework to be used when creating a record in acquisitions 12944 There is no way to search orders by creator 13156 Display borrower's cardnumber who did a suggestion in suggestion.pl 13214 Improve performance of acqui/addorderiso2709.pl, stop fetching all import_records needlessly Architecture, internals, and plumbing ---------- 11337 Calls to GetSubscriptions can be replaced by Searchsubscriptions 11814 Serial statuses should be stored in constants 11927 Add greek support to CHR 12969 VAT and price calculation should be done in a subroutine 12970 Refactor VAT and price calculation - basket page 12973 Allow passing code to XSLT_Handler instead of filename 12975 Refactor VAT and price calculation - basketgroup page 12976 Refactor VAT and price calculation - invoice page 13001 Refactor VAT and price calculation - parcel page 13019 Add base classes on which to build Koha objects 13262 Add parameters to XSLT Handler transform method 13346 The type of the OpacExportOptions pref should be multiple 13545 Add barcode image generator service 13570 Koha-conf.xml mentions win32 13758 KOHAVERSION should be statically set 13790 Add unique id issue_id to issues and old_issues tables 13852 Manage C4::VirtualShelves in C4::Auth for performance 13893 Add ability to execute perl scripts in atomicupdates Authentication ---------- 10177 Koha Accepts Seven "Space" Characters as a Valid Password 13499 Auth.pm needs a tidy 13507 Add intranet support for CAS authentication Cataloging ---------- 7741 Clear search terms in Z3950 search page 10480 Improvements for framework plugins in cataloguing/item editor 13023 Nonpublic note for items should be mapped to a database column like itemnotes 13218 Usability enhancement for z39.50 search 13322 Update MARC21 frameworks to Update No. 19 (October 2014) 13364 Add a call number browser to add item page 13773 Add stock number to details and items display 13885 Cataloging search header should include more options 13886 Add ability to merge records directly from cataloging search Circulation ---------- 11201 List pending in-house checkouts 11239 Show hour of due date in history circulation 12122 TransferSlip should accept both itemnumber and barcode 13408 Tell librarians they may continue scanning while checkouts table is loading 13492 Add location to the checkouts tables 13549 Add cardnumber to overdue circulation report overdue.pl 13611 Serial enumeration not visible in the opac-user.pl when browsing own holds. Command-line Utilities ---------- 11399 Batch Rebuild Items Tables 13166 Add all restrictions purge to cleanup_database.pl Database ---------- 11008 Useless column supplierreference in aqorders table 11165 Auth_header.datemodified should be updated Developer documentation ---------- 12889 Improving documentation in C4::Members.pm 13575 Updating developer list. Hold requests ---------- 9528 Add delivery branch to the place hold display 13299 Add home library column to the holds ratios report 13623 Enhance html for holds queue viewer I18N/L10N ---------- 7939 Separate po files for different MARC dialects 13400 Untranslatable "Are you sure you want to delete this authority?" Installation and upgrade (web-based installer) ---------- 13068 New feature for DB update and sandbox Label/patron card printing ---------- 13407 Remove methods which are included in the 0.36 release of PDF::Reuse Lists ---------- 13417 New permission to allow staff to remove public lists 13419 Add filters and server-side processing to the shelves list view 13421 Add the creation time for virtual shelves MARC Authority data support ---------- 11961 Add a "Z39.50 search" button to the authority creation and modfication forms. MARC Bibliographic data support ---------- 1487 Set only the used fields/subfields 12842 Add classification to MARC21 XSLT detail page Notices ---------- 13819 Add biblioitems to available tables in ISSUESLIP and ISSUEQSLIP OPAC ---------- 1917 Add RSS Feeds for Lists 7843 Create RSS for OPAC news 8992 Add an interfacing with the idref webservice 11900 OPAC cart can confuse patrons 13119 Use XSLT to display tagged titles in the OPAC 13695 Allow ISBD format export 13729 Give news in Opac a unique anchor 13826 OPAC: Display RSS icon on list of recent comments Packaging ---------- 13359 Provide virtual-mysql-server Depends On to facilitate alternate mysql implementations 13571 koha-conf.xml.in has fallen out of sync with koha-conf.xml 13785 koha-disable should also stop SIP/Zebra/Indexer for instance Patrons ---------- 13021 DataTables server-side processing - guarantor search 13349 Allow library code to display against users pending changes 13583 Able to view menu for Statistics even when user does not have permission 13584 Able to view menu for Purchase Suggestions even when user does not have permission 13891 Make all patron searches use DataTables server-side processing 13892 SQLHelper replacement - C4::Members::Search - ysearch.pl 13894 SQLHelper replacement - C4::Members::Search - reserve.pl Reports ---------- 10706 Keyword search on reports should search report number 13372 Items lost report improvements 13880 Allow svc/report to be passed sql parameters 13994 Add a back link to error message in Reports 14013 Use name of a saved report as part of the file name for download Searching ---------- 11430 Search history: Delete selected lines 13307 Create a link to the last advanced search in search result page (OPAC) 13528 Ability to search on the different isbn variations Self checkout ---------- 8033 Remove unused sco/receipt template file Serials ---------- 12671 Guess next serial date when there are several issues per unit SIP2 ---------- 7904 SIP modules handling of @INC is confused 13159 Enhancements to the SIP2 command line emulator 13252 SIP2 server should accept IPv6 connections Staff Client ---------- 13889 Add information about cron jobs to system log System Administration ---------- 13436 Add more options to UsageStatsLibraryType Templates ---------- 4041 Address Format as a I18N/L10N system preference 13381 RDA: 245 field changes in XSLT 13385 RDA: 508 display in XSLT 13386 246 display in XSLT 13433 655 display in XSLT 13434 586 XSLT improvements 13496 Wrong Koha version on installer title 13864 Columns configuration - Late orders 13865 Columns configuration - Orders search 13866 Columns configuration - Patrons search 13887 Add datatables to item specific holds table Test Suite ---------- 12603 TestBuilder - Module to simplify the writing of tests 12604 TestBuilder - Refactoring Category.t 13264 Full stack encoding tests (UTF-8) 13814 Add unit tests for C4::Boolean Tools ---------- 12404 CSV profiles improvements 12543 Add userid as matchpoint for "Import patrons" tool 13040 Improve exporter to allow multiple branch selections Critical bugs fixed in 3.20 (beta) ====================== (this list include all bugfixes since the previous major version. Most of them have already been fixed in maintainance releases) Acquisitions ---------- 4277 major Budget planning refreshes funny 6059 major Problem with changing quantity on uncertain prices list 13352 major Editing amount in Acquisitions budget causes error due to formatting 13731 major Suggestions reason doesn't save Architecture, internals, and plumbing ---------- 13577 blocker The correct COLLATE is not set to all DB tables 13810 blocker Prevent updatedatabase.pl from breaking because of case insensitive utf8 collation 11944 major Cleanup Koha UTF-8 13379 major Authorised_values.category is varchar(16) 13544 major Admin/auth_subfields_structure.pl does not compile in older perls 13554 major Bug 12969 introduces a test case that fails 13596 major Prevent updatedatabase.pl from reverting utf8_mb4 databases to utf8 13690 major Koha::Schema should be lazy-loaded 13876 major Permission issues on updating via installer - dev installations Cataloging ---------- 13296 critical Error when using z3950 with UNIMARC authorities 13465 critical Fields controlled by authorized values cannot be unset (Lost, damaged, not for loan status, ...) 7561 major Cannot fast catalog with fast cataloging permissions 13523 major AddBiblio fails on mysql with STRICT_TRANS_TABLES Circulation ---------- 13934 critical Check in fails on master "Can't bless non-reference at .../ItemType.pm Line 64" 9481 major Charge not showing fines 11872 major Lost overdue items should not generate fines 12895 major Dropbox mode doesn't work correctly 13461 major Circ always asking for confirmation if RentalFeesCheckoutConfirmation is used 13679 major There is a bug in overdues if you have overdues that match a rule, and have some items due in the future they are included in the list of overdues 13909 major Suspension days calculation doesn't honour finesCalendar 13919 major Renewal possible with item level hold on item 13923 major Holds tab on the circulation page is broken 14011 major Triggering slip print with enter key collides with 'barcode submitted' message Database ---------- 14069 blocker Follow-up 13790: Fix database update to drop PK on issues/old_issues first Label/patron card printing ---------- 10773 major Add item-level descriptions for Label Printing 13124 major Record titles with parentheses causing label weirdness Notices ---------- 12344 major Multi transport types for issues and checkins 13468 major Overdue notice lists all checked out books OPAC ---------- 13510 blocker Cross site scripting in opac lists 13609 critical Cross Site Scripting problem in authority search 12858 major Syndetics index apreciably slow page load for items without result at Syndetics 13672 major OPAC locks up browser when browsing items from series link with NoveList and OpacHighlightedWords 13917 major OPAC: Putting holds still possible by URL even if turned off by system preference 13998 major Opac-ratings-ajax.pl is broken 14016 major Due dates in OPAC show 0:00 when it should be 23:59 Packaging ---------- 13398 critical Perl files for rotating collections are missing in installations 13431 critical Shared FastMmap file causes issues 14055 critical Bug 13979 breaks package upgrades 14068 critical Bug 14055 breaks new package installs 13377 major Automatic_renewals.pl not marked executable 13759 major debian/git-build-snapshot misses YUI and dies of sorrow during build 13979 major Packages uninstallable on Debian Jessie Patrons ---------- 13470 critical Pay fines with extended borrower attributes result in application error 13936 critical Fix patrons search on using the checkout tab 13602 major Username/password already exists when editing borrower attributes and messaging preferences 14044 major Backslashes ( and possibly other characters ) break patron search Searching ---------- 13425 critical There is an xss vulnerability in 3.16, 3.18 and master in the opac and intranet facets 13428 major Fix facet deletion 13476 major Item Search feature gets datatables error and doesn't complete search 13636 major Search results item status incorrect for holds 13753 major INDEXER_DAEMON default is incorrect in koha-indexer 13789 major Facets with accented utf-8 characters generate double encoded links Serials ---------- 12669 major "Template process failed: undef error - Invalid local time for date in time zone" 13109 major Serial failure for received and general viewing SIP2 ---------- 13432 major SIP Server does not respect timeout setting Staff Client ---------- 14103 critical PDF::FromHTML headaches related to optional discharging. System Administration ---------- 6007 major Checking 'Display only used Tags/Subfields' on MARC framework page results in unusable output Test Suite ---------- 13933 blocker T/DateUtils.t causes the build to break (from bug 13601) Tools ---------- 14148 blocker Stage-marc-import.pl broken if plugins not enabled 13473 critical Plugins fail when loading templates 13938 critical Staging MARC records for import fails 8246 major Can't delete bibs in big batch delete 13522 major Tools/viewlog.pl does not compile in older perls 13606 major Batch modification for records is limited to ~500 14057 major Inventory is painfully slow Other bugs fixed in 3.20 (beta) ====================== (this list include all bugfixes since the previous major version. Most of them have already been fixed in maintainance releases) About ---------- 13579 normal History file should be open using utf-8 encoding 14006 normal About.pl checks the wrong zebra index mode 7143 trivial Bug for tracking changes to the about page Acquisitions ---------- 3969 normal Budget Search Doesn't Work 4402 normal Date filter in parcels.tt requires db format dates 7480 normal The Basket manager is always the logged in user 10388 normal Acq edited items showing 'null's 10752 normal Impossible to add 2 identical suggestions, but without any explanation 12323 normal Acquisitions search results fixed in order of biblionumber 12905 normal Deleting parent fund will orphan child funds, leaving them un-editable. 13319 normal On inserting an order, the parent_ordernumber attribute is not set to the object 13333 normal Basket group is not displayed for already received orders 13378 normal There is no way to search suggestions not linked to a fund 13380 normal Auto fill order cancellation reasons from authorised values 13675 normal The budget of an order is set to null if not changed on receiving 9333 minor Confirm close JavaScript alerts is not used 10971 minor Hide EAN search option for MARC21 when 'ordering from subscription' 12059 minor Publisher code always empty on invoice 12565 minor Acq: Link to basket in breadcrumbs broken 14018 minor Ordering from suggestion shows 'copy. year:2014' 13222 trivial Accessors for import_record.status have variable names suggesting overlay_status Architecture, internals, and plumbing ---------- 9978 normal Update GNU licenses header in Koha files from GPL2 to GPL3 10900 normal Incorrect calling conventions accessing C4::Context 12601 normal Aqorders.budget_id should be a foreign key 12839 normal Aqbooksellers.gstreg is never used 12841 normal Aqorders fields should not be mapped 12845 normal C4::Output::FormatData is unused 12850 normal C4::Serials::GetLateIssues is not used 12852 normal The "preview" param is never used in serials/claims.pl 12868 normal GetMemberDetails calls GetMemberAccountRecords incorrectly 12896 normal Move the bookseller-related code into its own module 12980 normal GetHistory does useless processing 13006 normal Suggestions.mailoverseeing is not used 13007 normal Suggestions.budgetid should be a foreign key 13201 normal GetSuggestion takes suggestionid 13240 normal Advanced_notices.pl contains code obfuscation 13244 normal GetCancelledOrders and GetOrders can be merged 13318 normal C4::Acq::GetParcel is not used and can be removed 13320 normal Some prices calculation are done in template side 13343 normal Items are not embedded when sending a basket/shelf 13360 normal C4::Ris considers that hashes are ordered 13393 normal The C4::VirtualShelves::Merge package is empty 13441 normal Branchcodes should not be allowed to have spaces in them 13497 normal The pref AddPatronLists should be removed 13586 normal Makefile.PL mentions win32 13601 normal Get rid of DateTime::Format::DateParse 13645 normal DBIx connection needs to be cached 13684 normal C4::Output uses C4::Budgets 13713 normal Remove useless constraint in Koha::Schema::Result::Biblio 13740 normal Timeout on deleting patrons if too many patrons 13793 normal The installer does not output the result of the update using Plack 13850 normal C4::Ris does not manage correctly 660 and 661 - UNIMARC 13875 normal Columns configuration - table name cannot contain underscore 13898 normal Remove unused code in moremember.pl related to permission 13939 normal ILS-DI function GetServices doesn't work when the item/biblio is available for hold for specific patron 13975 normal Warning "Use of the encoding pragma is deprecated" in misc/export_borrowers.pl 14042 normal The authority type admin page manage its own pagination 14046 normal CheckIfIssuedToPatron fails if biblionumber != biblioitemnumber 14066 normal Koha code does not really use Readonly 10606 minor MySQLism in GetUpcomingDueIssues 12792 minor C4::Reserves breaks my vim syntax color 13418 minor The C4::VirtualShelves::Page needs some cleaning 13836 minor Koha/Number/Price.pm: format_for_editing fails 3 tests because of leading spaces in output 10328 trivial Rename opaccolorstylesheet to OpacAdditionalStyleSheet Authentication ---------- 1861 normal Unique patrons logins not (totally) enforced 12887 normal User logged out on refresh after CAS authentication 11400 trivial Show "Login as a different user" instead of "Logout" if not enough premissions 13521 trivial Auth.pm code issues Cataloging ---------- 9742 normal Confirm overlay prompt always appears on creating record from Z39.50 10985 normal Unimarc: Authority summary does not work as expected 13331 normal Subfield does not show in cataloging editor - if subfield is disabled in OPAC/enabled in Staff, via frameworks 13603 normal AutoBarcode setting hbyymmincr not taking month into account when looking up next increment 13635 normal $record->title is called even if marc flavour is UNIMARC 13648 normal OPAC = hidden removes pull down from item form 13204 trivial Plugin housekeeping: Remove labs_theses.pl plugin 13416 trivial Typo in marc21_leader.pl position 5 (record status) 13987 trivial Z39.50 Authority search result not displaying server name Circulation ---------- 2542 normal Manual fine/credit fail on superfluous characters ( e.g. '$' ) 8276 normal Circ history not sorting right 10423 normal Date not well formatted on 'print summary' from patron account 11120 normal The date option for the overdue_notices cronjob is broken 12135 normal Pending suggestions table width is wrong 13069 normal Enable sort by title to ignore articles on circulation and patron detail pages 13315 normal Add feedback for last item checked out to circulation.pl 13482 normal A race condition prevents item info from being available for ReserveSlip (hold notice) printing. 13908 normal Checkouts table sorting is not honoring default sort preferences 13982 normal Checkouts table not sorting on correct column 13025 minor Software error: Undefined subroutine &C4::Circulation::HasOverdues called at /home/koha/kohaclone/C4/Circulation.pm line 1925 13290 minor Add better feedback for returns to the checkouts table 13415 minor Prevent librarians from scanning multiple items into a single barcode field 13537 minor Focus should move to barcode after renewing via checkouts table 13841 minor Returns via backdating or SIP2 can create new fines with an amount outstanding of 0 10051 trivial Surname and first name should have comma in overdues report 13647 trivial On-site checkouts: Allow library to specifiy due date 13804 trivial Returns via the checkouts tables uses the phrase "Returned" rather than "Checked in" 14014 trivial Argument "" isn't numeric in numeric gt (>) in circulation.tt Command-line Utilities ---------- 13728 normal Koha-translate -l -a shows po files instead of language codes Course reserves ---------- 13817 normal Edit links on course items may point to the wrong course! 13818 minor Editing and saving a course reserve displays the add item form Database ---------- 2806 normal Issuingbranch isn't used 13539 normal Table patroncards not used 11706 trivial Typo "efault" in updatedatabase.pl Developer documentation ---------- 14129 normal Templates.readme is outdated Documentation ---------- 10703 normal Add/update database documentation 13771 normal Koha 3.18 Help Files 13872 trivial Typographical error on columns_settings.tt 13878 trivial Typo in help file (aqbudgets.tt) 14051 trivial Tiny adjustment of ReturnPathDefault pref description Hold requests ---------- 13368 normal Checking out an item not on loan, but with a hold, busts the holds priority 8474 minor Holds done by librarians cause silent errors in koha-error_log 13298 minor Holds ratios report ignores ordered items 13670 minor Patron holds table not loading when holds tab anchor is used I18N/L10N ---------- 11364 normal Label layout types and text justification types are not translatable 12279 normal Diacritics in system preference editor broken 13341 normal Hard-coded "Preview" text in OPAC openlibrary.js 13357 normal Untranslatable strings on itemsearch.tt 13700 normal Translated item search not working 13748 normal Acquisition wizard: some strings not translatable 13861 normal \n in strings don't translate well 12192 minor Template toolkit code in HTML attributes is picked up into po-files 13362 minor Translate script creates dirs on update 13450 minor Title and breadcrumb of Patron form can look weird in translations 13741 minor "No fund found" not translatable 13794 minor Text input field values not translated 13856 minor Hard to translate strings on patron search results page 14030 minor Add Georgian language and fix Kannada language code 13350 trivial Untranslatable strings in aqbudgetperiods.tt 13351 trivial Untranslatable javascript in members.tt 13410 trivial Untranslatable "Change messaging preferences to default for this category?" 13422 trivial SCO: "Would you like to print a receipt" not translatable 13566 trivial Change translation for 'Rotating collection' in German web installer 13686 trivial Add a hint about collation to the "alphabet" syspref Installation and upgrade (command-line installer) ---------- 13984 normal CardnumberLength missing in sysprefs.sql Installation and upgrade (web-based installer) ---------- 13373 normal Update Polish web installer sample data files 11954 minor Clean up currency default files 13285 minor Updatedatabase throws an error if opacthemes is not set 13712 trivial Missing newline in DB update 3.19.00.010 Label/patron card printing ---------- 8796 normal Patron cards not starting on designated card 13954 normal Patroncards: images show inadequate rough pixelation 14122 minor Patron card: Software error when creating using borrower_number as parameter from URL Lists ---------- 11574 normal Clean up printing of lists in OPAC MARC Bibliographic data support ---------- 9124 normal 942e tied to undefined CN_EDITION in default MARC21 framework 10241 normal Easy analyticals creates two 773 fields. Search/link from host to children is broken 13855 normal Fastadd framework has 2x 100$c, missing 100$a 8909 minor MARC21 240$a (Uniform title) is not a URL MARC Bibliographic record staging/import ---------- 10906 normal Reimported records into Koha are imported only as DEFAULT frameworks, not what they were originally 13531 normal Bulkmarcimport bombs if no match is found 13530 trivial Typo in bulkmarcimport Notices ---------- 12123 normal HTML notices can break the notice viewer 12739 normal SendAlerts function does not take care of "html" format or UTF-8 12847 normal Date comparisons in C4::Members::IssueSlip are broken 12922 normal Do not DIE the advance_notices.pl -cronjob if "no letter of * type" is found 13504 normal The marker '----' is not removed for CHECKIN and CHECKOUT OPAC ---------- 5844 normal Unhilight cuts off some strings 6950 normal Cannot sort the results of a tag search 7391 normal Return to cart after adding items to a list 9120 normal Typing the ENTER key when submitting a tag from search results reloads the page 12702 normal Suggestions still accessible in OPAC when deactivated 13599 normal Add patron cardnumber to self registration confirmation 12399 minor Opaccredits printing at top on printable version 12861 minor Noisy warns in C4/AuthoritiesMarc.pm 13335 minor Holds and priority display via OPACShowHoldQueueDetails confusing 13339 minor Cart button doesn't open the cart 13449 minor Syndetics TOC will not display in some cases 13469 minor Unapi path to XSLTs is wrong in OPAC 13832 minor Missing table header IDs on record holdings table in OPAC 14075 minor Undefined value creates noisy warns in C4::AuthoritiesMarc 11345 trivial Self registration captcha 13689 trivial Remove opac-old.css and sco-old.css 13857 trivial Email input field for sharing lists is too small 14065 trivial Typo in opac self registration form Packaging ---------- 8050 normal debian/build-git-snapshot should warn user if it fails 4847 minor Python required for Debian package builds 13784 minor Allow running Zebra daemon for disabled instances in packages 13896 trivial PID is created in /tmp/ instead of in /var/run/koha/... Patrons ---------- 12637 normal UTF-8 problems when creating a patron list from the patron search results page 13235 normal Revise layout of patron search form 13458 normal Add new patron shows default / hardcoded patron categories after search 13502 normal A bug was introduced by 1861 - meaning borrowers sometimes cant be added 13605 normal _AUTHOR_ not replaced in relatives checkouts 13879 normal DataTables server-side processing for patrons - sort is broken 13926 normal SQLHelper replacement - C4::Members::Search - circulation.pl 13957 normal Patron autocomplete shows NULL in list of results 14119 normal Missing de-DE DISCHARGE message 13526 minor Mandatory fields should not be able to be hidden in borrower self-registration 13582 minor Able to view menu for Circulation History even when user does not have permission 13657 minor Don't show extra comma after guarantor name on patron details Reports ---------- 4281 normal Reports dictionary limited to only 1 field 10976 normal The assistant for reports uses the wrong value for the list of item types 12567 normal Catalog Statistitics wizard's publication year doesn't work for MARC21 13447 normal Runreport.pl html email fails 13578 normal Parameter public is lost on creating a report 13992 normal Software error in reports if field or table does not exist 14008 normal Filters are not displayed on search for reports Searching ---------- 13442 normal Facet links broken when collection code limit is used 13562 normal Item search: Not possible to add other search fields from 952? 12948 minor The language filter in advance search doen't work with DOM MARC21 - NORMARC 13516 minor Display issue for search results with items both checkout out and lost 13787 minor Clean up noisy koha qa tool warnings 13800 minor Diacritics not mapped 13981 minor Transliterate rule for oe and ae Serials ---------- 13746 normal On creating a new subscription, notes fields get confused 13890 normal Full serial permission is needed to change sequence on a routing list 14022 normal Subscription form resets 'subscription length' to issues on editing 13868 minor Date on routing list slip is not well formatted 13947 minor Serials/subscription-history.pl calls GetBiblio incorrectly SIP2 ---------- 12820 normal SIP2 does not send rental charge fee! 9848 minor SIP tests : fix in 10renew_all.t (additional checkin) 13803 minor SelfCheck not setting flag when item requires transit 13506 trivial Sip/Configuration/*.pm classes are unused Staff Client ---------- 3873 normal Gracefully handle errors when item in staff client cart has been deleted 10285 normal Error 500 in staff client displays old start page 11890 normal Control-Click/Command-Click to open a link in a new tab not consistently working 12210 normal Baker & Taylor book jackets not disabled when BakerTaylorBookstoreURL is not populated 11982 minor Show local cover images in the biblio details page in the intranet. 13460 trivial Use price template toolkit plugin across all of intranet 13834 trivial News: Wording not consistent for Publication date / Creation date 13991 trivial Uninitialized value $src in /tools/viewlog.pl System Administration ---------- 5002 normal No error message if category code already exists 5511 normal Check for Change in Remote IP address for Session Security. Disable when remote ip address changes frequently. 11464 minor Saving preferences - Nothing to Save 13401 minor Sort branches alphabetically in admin/authorised_values.pl 10131 trivial System preference search doesn't work for search terms starting with * 13676 trivial OpacSuppression description says 'items' but means 'records' Templates ---------- 8096 normal Card number twice on patron search results 12253 normal MARCURLS not showing in OPAC basket 13142 normal Change "mobile phone" label back to "other phone" 13270 normal On receiving, "vendor note" label should not be displayed if nothing to display 13355 normal System preferences tab value wrong in templates 13369 normal [Datatables] tr and td are not correctly highlighted 13459 normal Datatables paging slightly broken 13487 normal DataTables pagination needs some fixes 13525 normal Date sorting on accounts (fines) tab doesn't work correctly 13612 normal Remove old YUI javacript libraries from opac-tmpl 13744 normal Paging on some datatables slightly broken 13768 normal In quotes.tt line 14 the use of \" break the translation 13858 normal Datatables paging for news page is broken 13859 normal Fix item search result list - obsolete "by" and display of publication date for MARC21 13863 normal Datatables paging for cities and search history pages is broken 9878 minor Flag display is inconsistent between circulation.pl and memberentry.pl 12084 minor Published date for serial items not formatted according to dateformat system preference 12291 minor Replace the acronym HTML tag with abbr 13268 minor Biblioitems.size value not correctly displayed (more) 13370 minor Inputs overflow in filters 13375 minor Syspref search highlight styling broken in Chrome 13495 minor Use "Checked in" instead of "Returned" in circulation 13564 minor Items search: rename Stock number to Inventory number 13638 minor Batch patron modification tool missing option to switch language 13745 minor Serial collection page shows branchcode instead of branchname 13750 minor Holds queue: Always show branch name, not branch code 13941 minor Add ids to tag in staff client where missing 14125 minor Version variable not properly replaced in csv profiles help page 14127 minor Typo in message preference form - "mesage" 9958 trivial RoutingSerials description misleading 10174 trivial Digest is confusing 13017 trivial Login page image replacement technique fails when browser width exceeds 2000 pixels 13587 trivial Authorized Values toolbar missing '+' Icons 13593 trivial 'Stock number' should be 'Inventory number' 13682 trivial Capitalization: Holds Queue 13869 trivial Wrong capitalization on guided reports page 14033 trivial Capitalization: confirmation message on deleting an authority type 14126 trivial Typo on order receive page Test Suite ---------- 13451 minor Holidays.t assumes default data 13453 minor Koha.t daily quote tests assume sample data 13456 minor Serials/Claims.t expects no subscriptions 13457 minor Suggestions.t expects sample itemtypes 13928 minor Noisy t/Borrower tests 13882 trivial Adding new unit tests in t/Borrower.t, testing all 'borrower' database fields 13940 trivial Testing C4::OAI::Sets 13942 trivial Testing the 'recordpayment' function in C4::Accounts Tools ---------- 6520 normal Items don't display when viewing staged records 6911 normal Log viewer should remember search terms 10887 normal Batch item deletion -- doesn't need Use default values section 12631 normal Inventory: fix "wrong place" and "item not scanned" statuses 12860 normal Tools > Data export : "Don't export fields" option doesn't work 13167 minor Stage MARC for Import hangs for biblio containing valid 979* ISBN-13 13189 minor Patron card creator patron search browse by last name broken by extended attributes 13709 minor Patron cards creator doesn't work with diacritics, utf-8 or ttf fonts 14056 trivial Small punctuation error in description for deleting a holiday Web services ---------- 13568 normal OAI Server doesn't handle properly resumption token 13801 normal SVC bib bad encoding Z39.50 / SRU / OpenSearch Servers ---------- 12823 minor Add some hints for Host, Database and SRU search fields mappings New sysprefs in 3.20 (beta) ====================== * AddressFormat * CardnumberLength * Coce * CoceHost * CoceProviders * CronjobLog * IdRef * OpacAdditionalStylesheet * SearchWithISBNVariations * SessionRestrictionByIP * useDischarge System requirements ====================== Important notes: * Perl 5.10 is required * Zebra is required Documentation ====================== The Koha manual is 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/3.20/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: * English (USA) * Arabic (98%) * Armenian (98%) * Czech (98%) * Danish (84%) * French (96%) * German (100%) * Italian (99%) * Kurdish (61%) * Polish (79%) * Portuguese (97%) * Slovak (98%) * Spanish (100%) * Swedish (79%) * Turkish (100%) * Vietnamese (88%) 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 3.20 (beta) is Release Manager: Tomás Cohen Arazi QA Manager: Katrin Fischer Documentation Manager: Nicole C Engard Translation Manager: Bernardo Gonzalez Kriegel QA Team: Jonathan Druart Brendan Gallagher Kyle Hall Paul Poulain Martin Renvoize Marcel de Rooy Bug Wranglers: Magnus Enger Packaging Manager: Robin Sheat Release Maintainer (3.18.x): Chris Cormack Release Maintainer (3.16.x): Mason James Release Maintainer (3.14.x): Fridolin Somers Credits ====================== We thank the following libraries who are known to have sponsored new features/enhancements in Koha 3.20 (beta): * CCSR * Orex Digital * Universidad de El Salvador * Universidad Nacional de Cordoba We thank the following individuals who contributed patches to Koha 3.20 (beta). * Nicole (11) * Barton (1) * Blou (1) * “ByWater (1) * Chris (1) * mxbeaulieu (1) * Samuel (1) * शंतनू (1) * Justin (2) * Abby (3) * Aleisha (3) * Brandon (3) * Liz (3) * Rochelle (3) * Thomas (8) * Jacek Ablewicz (3) * Larry Baerveldt (2) * Maxime Beaulieu (2) * Colin Campbell (7) * Frédérick Capovilla (2) * Alexander Cheeseman (1) * Nick Clemens (5) * Tomás Cohen Arazi (120) * David Cook (5) * Kahurangi Cormack (1) * Chris Cormack (8) * Christophe Croullebois (1) * Stéphane Delaune (2) * Frédéric Demians (7) * Marcel de Rooy (24) * Simith D'Oliveira (5) * Jonathan Druart (336) * Yohann Dufour (8) * Hector Eduardo Castro Avalos (3) * Nicole Engard (2) * Magnus Enger (2) * Julian FIOL (7) * Katrin Fischer (49) * Bernardo González Kriegel (12) * Amit Gupta (2) * Morag Hills (2) * Koha instance knakk-koha (1) * Rolando Isidoro (1) * Mason James (2) * Srdjan Jankovic (2) * Pasi Kallinen (1) * Attila Kinali (1) * Olli-Antti Kivilahti (9) * Rafal Kopaczka (4) * Nicolas Legrand (1) * Owen Leonard (17) * Julian Maurice (4) * Matthias Meusburger (4) * Kyle M Hall (94) * Thomas Misilo (1) * Josef Moravec (1) * Chris Nighswonger (2) * Dobrica Pavlinusic (8) * Paul Poulain (2) * Liz Rea (1) * Martin Renvoize (11) * David Roberts (1) * Benjamin Rokseth (4) * Winona Salesky (6) * Viktor Sarge (3) * Adrien Saurat (1) * Robin Sheat (10) * Fridolin Somers (13) * Emmanuele Somma (1) * ByWater Staff (1) * Zeno Tajoli (12) * Lyon3 Team (1) * Mirko Tietgen (3) * Mark Tompsett (20) * Marc Véron (37) We thank the following libraries, companies, and other institutions who contributed patches to Koha 3.20 (beta) * ACPL (17) * BSZ BW (49) * BibLibre (370) * BigBallOfWax (3) * ByWater-Solutions (111) * Catalyst (20) * Cineca (12) * Foundations (2) * KohaAloha (2) * Libeo (2) * Libriotech (2) * Oslo Public Library (4) * PTFS-Europe (19) * Prosentient Systems (5) * Rijksmuseum (24) * Solutions inLibro inc (9) * Tamil (7) * Universidad Nacional de Córdoba (132) * Université Jean Moulin Lyon 3 (1) * abunchofthings.net (3) * bancaditalia.it (1) * biblos.pk.edu.pl (3) * bulac.fr (1) * bywatersolutions.com” (1) * jns.fi (9) * kinali.ch (1) * live.com (2) * msd.govt.nz (1) * poczta.onet.pl (4) * pttk.fi (1) * quecheelibrary.org (4) * quechelibrary.org (1) * regionhalland.se (3) * rot13.org (8) * veron.ch (37) We also especially thank the following individuals who tested patches for Koha 3.20 (beta). * Abby (1) * Aleisha (6) * Attila Kinali (1) * Benjamin Rokseth (2) * Brandon (1) * Brendan Gallagher (47) * Chris (8) * Chris Cormack (53) * Chris Nighswonger (6) * Christophe Brocquet (1) * Christopher Brannon (6) * Cindy Ames (1) * Colin Campbell (4) * Courret (7) * David Cook (1) * David Roberts (2) * Dobrica Pavlinusic (28) * Frédéric Demians (16) * Gaetan Boisson (1) * Heather Braum (2) * Hector Castro (2) * Jacek Ablewicz (2) * Jason Robb (1) * Jeanne Heicher (1) * Jen DeMuth (2) * Jesse Maseto (5) * joel aloi (1) * John Andrews (1) * Jonathan Druart (172) * Josef Moravec (13) * Julius Fleschner (1) * Justin (2) * Katrin Fischer (302) * Larry Baerveldt (6) * Luce Barbey (1) * Lucie (8) * Magnus Enger (12) * Marc Véron (104) * marjorie (1) * Mark Tompsett (42) * Martin Renvoize (62) * Mason James (2) * Mirko Tietgen (17) * Morag Hills (4) * Nick (10) * Nick Clemens (30) * Nicolas Legrand (7) * Nicole (9) * Nicole Engard (10) * Olli-Antti Kivilahti (6) * Owen Leonard (17) * Paola Rossi (67) * Pierre (5) * Robin Sheat (7) * Rochelle (1) * Sean McGarvey (2) * Sheila Kearns (2) * sonia BOUIS (5) * Sophie Meynieux (1) * Thomas (2) * Thomas Misilo (1) * Tom Misilo (1) * vagrant (1) * valerie bertrand (4) * wajasu (4) * Zeno Tajoli (1) * Jason Burds (2) * Koha Team AMU (4) * Manuel Cohen Arazi (1) * Tomas Cohen Arazi (944) * Hector Eduardo Castro Avalos (2) * Nicole C. Engard (4) * Kyle M Hall (322) * Bernardo Gonzalez Kriegel (31) * Koha Team Lyon 3 (1) * Andreas Hedström Mace (1) * Marcel de Rooy (74) * Eivin Giske Skaaren (1) We regret any omissions. If a contributor has been inadvertently 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 this version of Koha and future bugfixes in this release line is master. Bugs and feature requests ====================== Bug reports and feature requests can be filed at the Koha bug tracker at http://bugs.koha-community.org/ He rau ringa e oti ai. (Many hands finish the work) ##### Autogenerated release notes updated last on 12 may 2015 12:56:33 Z #####
RELEASE NOTES FOR KOHA 3.18.7

26 May 2015

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 and Koha 3.18.7 can be downloaded from: http://download.koha-community.org/koha-3.18.07.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 3.18.7 is a bugfix/maintenance release.

Table of contents Critical bugs fixed in Koha 3.18.7 Acquisitions
  • Problem with changing quantity on uncertain prices list (major – bug 6059)
  • Acq: Orders without items missing from ‘Spent’ list (major – bug 14172)
Circulation
  • Renewal possible with item level hold on item (major – bug 13919)
  • Date due for on-site checkouts defaults to 00:00 for hh:mm (major – bug 14194)
OPAC
  • Due dates in OPAC show 0:00 when it should be 23:59 (major – bug 14016)
Packaging
  • Bug 13979 breaks package upgrades (critical – bug 14055)
  • Bug 14055 breaks new package installs (critical – bug 14068)
Serials
  • Serial failure for received and general viewing (major – bug 13109)
System Administration
  • Checking ‘Display only used Tags/Subfields’ on MARC framework page results in unusable output (major – bug 6007)
Other bugs fixed in Koha 3.18.7 About
  • About.pl checks the wrong zebra index mode (normal – bug 14006)
Acquisitions
  • Acq edited items showing ‘null’s (normal – bug 10388)
  • Impossible to add 2 identical suggestions, but without any explanation (normal – bug 10752)
  • Hide EAN search option for MARC21 when ‘ordering from subscription’ (minor – bug 10971)
  • Ordering from suggestion shows ‘copy. year:2014′ (minor – bug 14018)
Architecture, internals, and plumbing
  • The authority type admin page manage its own pagination (normal – bug 14042)
  • CheckIfIssuedToPatron fails if biblionumber != biblioitemnumber (normal – bug 14046)
Cataloging
  • Confirm overlay prompt always appears on creating record from Z39.50 (normal – bug 9742)
  • Unimarc: Authority summary does not work as expected (normal – bug 10985)
Circulation
  • Date not well formatted on ‘print summary’ from patron account (normal – bug 10423)
  • Pending suggestions table width is wrong (normal – bug 12135)
  • Add feedback for last item checked out to circulation.pl (normal – bug 13315)
  • A race condition prevents item info from being available for ReserveSlip (hold notice) printing. (normal – bug 13482)
  • Checkouts table not sorting on correct column (normal – bug 13982)
Course reserves
  • Edit links on course items may point to the wrong course! (normal – bug 13817)
Developer documentation
  • Templates.readme is outdated (normal – bug 14129)
Documentation
  • Tiny adjustment of ReturnPathDefault pref description (trivial – bug 14051)
Hold requests
  • Holds done by librarians cause silent errors in koha-error_log (minor – bug 8474)
I18N/L10N
  • Untranslatable “manage” in serials-collection (minor – bug 11576)
  • Template toolkit code in HTML attributes is picked up into po-files (minor – bug 12192)
  • Unused code in serials-edit.tt and serials-recieve.tt (trivial – bug 13423)
Installation and upgrade (command-line installer)
  • CardnumberLength missing in sysprefs.sql (normal – bug 13984)
Label/patron card printing
  • Patron card: Software error when creating using borrower_number as parameter from URL (minor – bug 14122)
Lists
  • Clean up printing of lists in OPAC (normal – bug 11574)
OPAC
  • Rss sample templates have hardcoded urls (minor – bug 13591)
  • Undefined value creates noisy warns in C4::AuthoritiesMarc (minor – bug 14075)
  • Typo in opac self registration form (trivial – bug 14065)
Patrons
  • Prevent delete of one’s own patron account (normal – bug 13910)
  • Remove unused AUTH_UPDATE_FAILED from moremember.tt (trivial – bug 14077)
Reports
  • Reports dictionary limited to only 1 field (normal – bug 4281)
  • The assistant for reports uses the wrong value for the list of item types (normal – bug 10976)
  • Filters are not displayed on search for reports (normal – bug 14008)
Searching
  • Display issue for search results with items both checkout out and lost (minor – bug 13516)
Serials
  • Sending empty vendor or biblio when adding subscriptions gives wrong error (normal – bug 9139)
  • Subscription form resets ‘subscription length’ to issues on editing (normal – bug 14022)
SIP2
  • SIP modules handling of @INC is confused (normal – bug 7904)
Staff Client
  • Error 500 in staff client displays old start page (normal – bug 10285)
  • News: Wording not consistent for Publication date / Creation date (trivial – bug 13834)
System Administration
  • Saving preferences – Nothing to Save (minor – bug 11464)
Templates
  • MARCURLS not showing in OPAC basket (normal – bug 12253)
  • Flag display is inconsistent between circulation.pl and memberentry.pl (minor – bug 9878)
  • Typo in message preference form – “mesage” (minor – bug 14127)
  • Digest is confusing (trivial – bug 10174)
  • Capitalization: confirmation message on deleting an authority type (trivial – bug 14033)
  • Capitalization: Guided Reports – step 2 – Build A Report (trivial – bug 14128)
Test Suite
  • Fix t/db_dependent/Labels/t_Batch.t failing test from Bug 12911 (normal – bug 14204)
Tools
  • Log viewer should remember search terms (normal – bug 6911)
  • Batch_id for new label batches can be assigned to several batches (minor – bug 12911)
  • Small punctuation error in description for deleting a holiday (trivial – bug 14056)
New system preferences in Koha 3.18.7
  • CardnumberLength
System requirements

Important notes:

  • Perl 5.10 is required
  • Zebra is required
Documentation

The Koha manual is 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 at http://manual.koha-community.org/3.18.7/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:

  • English (USA)
  • Arabic (99%)
  • Armenian (100%)
  • Chinese (China) (91%)
  • Chinese (Taiwan) (99%)
  • Czech (99%)
  • Danish (85%)
  • English (New Zealand) (95%)
  • French (98%)
  • French (Canada) (93%)
  • German (100%)
  • German (Switzerland) (100%)
  • Italian (100%)
  • Kurdish (62%)
  • Norwegian Bokmål (58%)
  • Polish (80%)
  • Portuguese (98%)
  • Portuguese (Brazil) (89%)
  • Slovak (99%)
  • Spanish (100%)
  • Swedish (80%)
  • Turkish (100%)
  • Vietnamese (89%)

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

The most up-to-date translations can be found at http://translate.koha-community.org

Release Team

The release team for Koha 3.18.7 is

  • Release Manager: Tomás Cohen Arazi<tomascohen@gmail.com>
  • Documentation Manager: Nicole C Engard<nengard@gmail.com>
  • Translation Manager: Bernardo Gonzalez Kriegel<bgkriegel@gmail.com>
  • QA Manager: Katrin Fischer<katrin.fischer@bsz-bw.de>
  • QA Team:

    • Galen Charlton<gmc@esilibrary.com>
    • Jonathan Druart<jonathan.druart@biblibre.com>
    • Brendan Gallagher<brendan@bywatersolutions.com>
    • Kyle Hall<kyle@bywatersolutions.com>
    • Julian Maurice<julian.maurice@biblibre.com>
    • Paul Poulain<paul.poulain@biblibre.com>
    • Martin Renvoize<martin.renvoize@ptfs-europe.com>
    • Marcel de Rooy<m.de.rooy@rijksmuseum.nl>
  • Bug Wranglers:
    • Alex Sassmannshausen<alex.sassmannshausen@ptfs-europe.com>
    • Zeno Tajoli<z.tajoli@cineca.it>
  • Packaging Manager: Robin Sheat<robin@catalyst.net.nz>
  • Release Maintainer (3.16.x): Galen Charlton<gmc@esilibrary.com>
  • Release Maintainer (3.14.x): Fridolin Somers<fridolin.somers@biblibre.com>
  • Release Maintainer (3.12.x): Kyle Hall<kyle@bywatersolutions.com>
Credits

We thank the following libraries who are known to have sponsored new features in Koha 3.18.7:

  • Universidad de El Salvador

We thank the following individuals who contributed patches to Koha 3.18.7:

  • Aleisha (2)
  • Colin Campbell (2)
  • Nick Clemens (2)
  • Tomás Cohen Arazi (5)
  • Chris Cormack (2)
  • Marcel de Rooy (1)
  • Jonathan Druart (31)
  • Katrin Fischer (4)
  • Bernardo González Kriegel (5)
  • Mason James (1)
  • Olli-Antti Kivilahti (1)
  • Owen Leonard (1)
  • Kyle M Hall (8)
  • Robin Sheat (3)
  • Fridolin Somers (1)
  • Mark Tompsett (1)
  • Marc Véron (11)

We thank the following libraries, companies, and other institutions who contributed patches to Koha 3.18.7:

  • ACPL (1)
  • BSZ BW (4)
  • BibLibre (31)
  • ByWater-Solutions (8)
  • Catalyst (5)
  • KohaAloha (1)
  • PTFS-Europe (2)
  • Rijksmuseum (1)
  • Universidad Nacional de Córdoba (10)
  • jns.fi (1)
  • koha-community.org (1)
  • quecheelibrary.org (2)
  • unidentified (3)
  • veron.ch (11)

We also especially thank the following individuals who tested patches for Koha 3.18.7:

  • Brendan Gallagher (1)
  • Chris Cormack (77)
  • Christopher Brannon (1)
  • Frederic Demians (1)
  • Hector Castro (4)
  • Jonathan Druart (18)
  • Josef Moravec (1)
  • Katrin Fischer (51)
  • Magnus Enger (1)
  • Marc Veron (2)
  • Marc Véron (13)
  • Mark Tompsett (14)
  • Mirko Tietgen (2)
  • Nick (2)
  • Nick Clemens (4)
  • Nicolas Legrand (2)
  • Owen Leonard (1)
  • Tom Misilo (1)
  • vagrant (1)
  • Jason Burds (2)
  • Tomas Cohen Arazi (78)
  • Indranil Das Gupta (L2C2 Technologies) (1)
  • Kyle M Hall (12)
  • Bernardo Gonzalez Kriegel (1)
  • Andreas Hedström Mace (1)
  • Marcel de Rooy (5)
  • Eivin Giske Skaaren (2)

We regret any omissions. If a contributor has been inadvertently 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 this version of Koha and future bugfixes in this release line is 3.18.x.

The last Koha release was 3.14.10, which was released on September 4, 2014.

Bugs and feature requests

Bug reports and feature requests can be filed at the Koha bug tracker at http://bugs.koha-community.org

He rau ringa e oti ai. (Many hands finish the work)

 

Koha 3.14.15 is a bugfix/maintenance release.

Koha 3.14.15 can be downloaded from: http://download.koha-community.org/koha-3.14.15.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

Table of contents Critical bugs fixed in Koha 3.14.15 Cataloging
  • AddBiblio fails on mysql with STRICT_TRANS_TABLES (major – bug 13523)
OPAC
  • Syndetics index apreciably slow page load for items without result at Syndetics (major – bug 12858)
Templates
  • Delete record don’t wait for confirmation (major – bug 13254)
Other bugs fixed in Koha 3.14.15 System Administration
  • Sort branches alphabetically in admin/authorised_values.pl (minor – bug 13401)
Tools
  • Inventory: fix “wrong place” and “item not scanned” statuses (normal – bug 12631)
Web services
  • SVC bib bad encoding (normal – bug 13801)
New system preferences in Koha 3.14.15
System requirements

Important notes:

  • Perl 5.10 is required
  • Zebra is required
Documentation

The Koha manual is 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 at http://manual.koha-community.org/3.14.15/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:

  • English (USA)
  • Arabic (99%)
  • Armenian (100%)
  • Czech (100%)
  • Danish (88%)
  • French (97%)
  • German (100%)
  • Greek (51%)
  • Italian (100%)
  • Kurdish (70%)
  • Polish (62%)
  • Portuguese (100%)
  • Slovak (100%)
  • Spanish (100%)
  • Swedish (89%)
  • Turkish (100%)
  • Vietnamese (99%)

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

The most up-to-date translations can be found at http://translate.koha-community.org

Release Team

The release team for Koha 3.14.15 is

Release Manager: Galen Charlton <gmc@esilibrary.com>

Documentation Manager: Nicole C Engard <nengard@gmail.com>
Installation Documentation Managers:

  • Samuel Desseaux <samuel.desseaux@ecp.fr>
  • Mason James <mtj@kohaaloha.com>

Translation Manager: Bernardo Gonzalez Kriegel <bgkriegel@gmail.com>

QA Manager: Katrin Fischer <Katrin.Fischer@bsz-bw.de>
QA Team:

  • Chris Cormack <chrisc@catalyst.net.nz>
  • Marcel de Rooy <M.de.Rooy@rijksmuseum.nl>
  • Jonathan Druart <jonathan.druart@biblibre.com>
  • Brendan Gallagher <brendan@bywatersolutions.com>
  • Kyle Hall <kyle@bywatersolutions.com>
  • Mason James <mtj@kohaaloha.com>
  • Paul Poulain <paul.poulain@biblibre.com>

Bug Wranglers: Magnus Enger <magnus@enger.priv.no>

Packaging Manager: Robin Sheat <robin@catalyst.net.nz>
Live CD Manager: Nguyen Quoc Uy <nguyenquocuy_1102@yahoo.com>
VM Manager: Samuel Desseaux <samuel.desseaux@ecp.fr>

Release Maintainer (3.12.x): Tomás Cohen Arazi <tomascohen@gmail.com>
Release Maintainer (3.14.x): Fridolin Somers <fridolin.somers@biblibre.com>
Release Maintainer (3.16.x): Galen Charlton <gmc@esilibrary.com>
Release Maintainer (3.18.x): Chris Cormack <chrisc@catalyst.net.nz>

Credits

We thank the following libraries who are known to have sponsored new features in Koha 3.14.15:

We thank the following individuals who contributed patches to Koha 3.14.15:

  • Jonathan Druart (1)
  • Rafal Kopaczka (1)
  • Matthias Meusburger (1)
  • Kyle M Hall (1)
  • Martin Renvoize (1)
  • Benjamin Rokseth (1)
  • Fridolin Somers (2)

We thank the following libraries, companies, and other institutions who contributed patches to Koha 3.14.15:

  • BibLibre (4)
  • ByWater-Solutions (1)
  • Oslo Public Library (1)
  • PTFS-Europe (1)
  • poczta.onet.pl (1)

We also especially thank the following individuals who tested patches for Koha 3.14.15:

  • Brendan Gallagher (1)
  • Chris Cormack (1)
  • Fridolin Somers (6)
  • Jonathan Druart (1)
  • Josef Moravec (1)
  • Katrin Fischer (2)
  • Marc Veron (1)
  • Marc Véron (1)
  • Mason James (7)
  • Kyle M Hall (5)

We regret any omissions. If a contributor has been inadvertently 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 this version of Koha and future bugfixes in this release line is 3.14.x.

The last Koha release was 3.14.14, which was released on March 25, 2015.

Bugs and feature requests

Bug reports and feature requests can be filed at the Koha bug tracker at http://bugs.koha-community.org

He rau ringa e oti ai. (Many hands finish the work)

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