LibreOffice 4.4.5 Brings Bug-Fixes Only

As you may know, LibreOffice is the most popular, open-source Office suite, available by default on some of the most popular Linux systems.

For now, the LibreOffice foundation is maintaining LO series: version 5.0, version 4.4 and version 4.3.

Recently, LibreOffice 4.4.5 has been released, bringing mostly bug-fixes. The official announcement:

“The Document Foundation (TDF) announces LibreOffice 4.4.5, the fifth minor release of the LibreOffice 4.4 family, with over 80 fixes over the previous version. LibreOffice 4.4.5 is replacing LibreOffice 4.3.7 as the ‘still’ version for more conservative users and enterprise deployments. The Document Foundation suggests to deploy LibreOffice in enterprises and large organizations with the backing of professional support by certified people,”

Installation instructions:

For RPM based systems, the LibreOffice archive containing rpm packages can be downloaded from the project’s website. Next, you need to extract the archive, cd into the extracted folder and install the rpms inside.

How to install LibreOffice on 32 bit Fedora 22 systems:

$ wget download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/4.4.5/rpm/x86/LibreOffice_4.4.5_Linux_x86_rpm.tar.gz
$ tar -xzvf LibreOffice_*_Linux_x86_rpm.tar.gz
$ cd LibreOffice_*_Linux_x86_rpm/RPMS
$ sudo dnf install *.rpm

How to install LibreOffice on 64 bit Fedora 22:

$ wget download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/4.4.5/rpm/x86_64/LibreOffice_4.4.5_Linux_x86-64_rpm.tar.gz
$ tar -xzvf LibreOffice_*_Linux_x86-64_rpm.tar.gz
$ cd LibreOffice_*_Linux_x86-64_rpm/RPMS
$ sudo dnf install *.rpm

Optional, to remove LibreOffice from Fedora 22, do:

$ sudo dnf remove libreoffice

How to install LibreOffice on 32 bit CentOS and older Fedora systems

$ wget download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/4.4.5/rpm/x86/LibreOffice_4.4.5_Linux_x86_rpm.tar.gz
$ tar -xzvf LibreOffice_*_Linux_x86_rpm.tar.gz
$ cd LibreOffice_*_Linux_x86_rpm/RPMS
$ sudo yum install *.rpm

How to install LibreOffice on 64 bit CentOS and older Fedora systems:

$ wget download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/4.4.5/rpm/x86_64/LibreOffice_4.4.5_Linux_x86-64_rpm.tar.gz
$ tar -xzvf LibreOffice_*_Linux_x86-64_rpm.tar.gz
$ cd LibreOffice_*_Linux_x86-64_rpm/RPMS
$ sudo yum install *.rpm

Optional, to remove LibreOffice CentOS or Fedora, do:

$ sudo yum remove libreoffice

How to install LibreOffice on 32 bit OpenSUSE systems:

$ wget download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/4.4.5/rpm/x86/LibreOffice_4.4.5_Linux_x86_rpm.tar.gz
$ tar -xzvf LibreOffice_*_Linux_x86_rpm.tar.gz
$ cd LibreOffice_*_Linux_x86_rpm/RPMS
$ sudo zypper install *.rpm

How to install LibreOffice on 64 bit OpenSUSE:

$ wget download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/4.4.5/rpm/x86_64/LibreOffice_4.4.5_Linux_x86-64_rpm.tar.gz
$ tar -xzvf LibreOffice_*_Linux_x86-64_rpm.tar.gz
$ cd LibreOffice_*_Linux_x86-64_rpm/RPMS
$ sudo zypper install *.rpm

Optional, to remove LibreOffice from OpenSUSE systems, do:

$ sudo zypper remove libreoffice

How to install LibreOffice on 32 bit Mageia and OpenMandriva systems:

$ wget download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/4.4.5/rpm/x86/LibreOffice_4.4.5_Linux_x86_rpm.tar.gz
$ tar -xzvf LibreOffice_*_Linux_x86_rpm.tar.gz
$ cd LibreOffice_*_Linux_x86_rpm/RPMS
$ sudo urpmi *.rpm

How to install LibreOffice on 64 bit Mageia and OpenMandriva:

$ wget download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/4.4.5/rpm/x86_64/LibreOffice_4.4.5_Linux_x86-64_rpm.tar.gz
$ tar -xzvf LibreOffice_*_Linux_x86-64_rpm.tar.gz
$ cd LibreOffice_*_Linux_x86-64_rpm/RPMS
$ sudo urpmi *.rpm

Optional, to remove LibreOffice from OpenSUSE systems, do:

$ sudo urpme libreoffice

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