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AbiWord 2.4.4

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Jean Brefort

* Build fix: add a test for xpdf headers, as poppler 0.5.0 does not install them by default
* Fix several potential crashes in the GNOME Office charting plugin
* Update both the width and the height when an image does not fit into the page (bug 9864)
* Bugfixes: 9868

Daniel d'Andrada Tenório de Carvalho (INdT)

* Small fix in the OpenDocument meta.xml parser
* Small, but important fix on parsing hyperlinks in OpenDocument files
* Fix text that is not in italics, is imported in italics by the OpenDocument importer (bug 9935)
* Fix the bug where the OpenDocument plugin could not import files it exported itself (bug 9846)
* Do not crash when trying to import a password protected OpenDocument file (bug 9869)
* Fix several memory leaks in the OpenDocument importer (bug 9918)
* Make the OpenDocument importer load images not only from the Pictures subdirectory but for any given subdirectory
* Fix a crash when exporting equations to OpenDocument (bug 9964)
* Fix a Table of Contents-related crash on import of an OpenDocument file (bug 10003)
* Bugfixes: 9930, 9950, 9999

Hubert Figuiere

* Fix various memory leaks
* Fix a memory problem in some case with UTF8String::append() (this was triggered by the OpenDocument importer)
* UT_Vector::clear() does not free the buffer (performance improvement)
* Fix a couple of potential crashes in the layout engine

Tomas Frydrych

* Add a Perl version of the cdump tool for embedded targets
* Added a generic --enable-embedded build option
* Fix lingature handling in RTL text (bug 8239 and duplicates)
* Fix a random crash while editing a document (bug 10151)
* Fix broken RTL dominance in the Format Paragraph dialog (bug 7083)
* Bugfixes: 9751, 9545

Mark Gilbert

* Fix a crash in the HTML exporter when exporting malformed table (bug 9867)
* Do not generate invalid XHTML when exporting section breaks inside of a list (bug 9870)

Dom Lachowicz

* HTML Table of Contents export improvements (indent TOC output and label the level numbers)
* Clean up some some unused code in the image importer (Unix)
* Return the proper exit code when doing command line conversions
* Fix a crashes when opening an MS Word file (bug 10122)
* Fix a bug where AbiGrammar/link-grammar only looks in the ./en path for dictionaries (bug 9366)
* Fix an RTF export error; \widowctl should spell \widowctrl (bug 9825)
* Make the grammar plugin work with recent versions of link-grammar
* Support quoting mailmerge field bodies (bug 8191)
* Bugfixes: 10120

Jordi Mas

* As part of bug fix 9638 the Win32 comboboxes were left gray (readonly) on Windows
* Fix the width and height output in the Page Setup dialog (Windows)
* Fix the locale setting in the Date and Time dialog (Windows)
* Make grammar check text localisable (Windows)
* Fix displaying of hight resolution images (Windows)
* Several small UI enhanments (Windows)
* Table of Contents dialog fails to open after it's closed with another window (Windows, bug 9994)
* Format table dialog fails to open after it's closed with another window (Windows, bug 9995)
* Text box dialog fails to open after it's closed with another window (Windows, bug 9996)
* Hide the horizontal scrollbar when it is not needed (Windows, bug 5170)
* Fix dirty resizing of images (Windows, 6351)

Marc Maurer

* Build fix for the OpenWriter and OpenDocument plugins
* Report an error instead of OK when converting a nonexistent src file to an existing dest file in the AbiCommand plugin
* Properly indent DocBook XML
* Don't truncate the error log for every error message, format the help overview nicely, remove some unused code, and check the return value of fopen() in the AbiCommand plugin
* Add GNOME and GTK categories to the abiword.desktop file (Unix)
* Bump version to 2.4.3
* Remove the hebrew shaping and Smart Quotes options, as they never worked in the first place
* Remove the beginnings of the collaboration plugin, as it belongs in the AbiWord 2.6 series

Martin Sevior

* Fix another infinite loop in the layout engine caused by subtracting 1 from an unsigned integer with value 0

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* Change 'I agree' to 'Next' (re: GPL) in the dictionary installers. (Windows)
* Change 'I agree' buttons in plugin installers to match main installer (Windows, bug 8684)
* Link fix for the OpenDocument plug-in (Windows)
* Update the copyright notice to 2006 in the About dialog
* Prevent the hang detailed in bug 9891
* Fix the WML exporter to export valid WML 1.1; also fix a number of issues with tables and incorrectly nested elements
* Prevent a crash that occurs when you attempt to change a document's title while other windows are queued to open (e.g. pressing ctrl + n numerous times)
* Fix a crash when trying to edit footnote in Word document (bug 9588)
* Fix section numbering in problems FAQ (documentation)
* Handle broken tables when exporting to WML
* Don't crash on .sxw files that contain images without an xlink:href attribute
* Prevent future write errors in the text exporter (i.e. when a new PTO_* is added)
* Prevent current (and future) write errors and fix a debug statement in the DocBook exporter
* Prevent current and future write errors when exporting to KWord
* Fix typos (editting -> editing) and "SVG Images" -> "SVG Images (.svg)" for uniformity in the insert picture dialog
* Makefiles and a MinGW build fix for the Hancom importer
* Bugfixes: 9805, 9588

Robert Wilhelm

* Avoid some unit conversions in the table layout code

Translations

* Funda Wang: Updated zh_CN translation (bug 9607)
* Youssef Chahibi: Updated Arabic translation
* M. Baldinelli: Updated Italian translation
* Camille Moulin: Updated French translation
* Jordi Mas: Updated Catalan translation
* Shmyrev: Updated Russian translation
* Yasen Pramatarov: Updated Bulgarian translation

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