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AbiWord  2.8.2

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* Core:
> Editing/Layout -
- Fix German smart-quotes (Patrik Fimml)
- Bug 12552: fp_TextRun::itemize() leaks memory (Obin Hickory)
- Bug 12508: Prevent some crashes in recent-files code (Paul Bolle)
- Bug 12346: Pressing TAB removes text in the Windows version (Martin Sevior)

>Collaboration -
- Support non-TLS connections for the abicollab service backend (Marc Maurer)

* GUI:
- Bump the copyright date to 2010 (sum1)
- Bug 12551: Fix a memory leak in the menu code (Patrik Fimml)

> Windows -
- Fix a potential crash in the Windows menu code (Marc Maurer)

> GTK+ -
- Bug 10377: Fix GTK+ landscape printing (again) (Patrik Fimml)
- Bug 12501: Fix GTK+ build to work without PATH_MAX (e.g. Hurd) (Patrik Fimml, sum1)
- Fix paths to the offline documentation (Patrik Fimml)
- Add an abiword(1) manpage and install it (Patrik Fimml)
- Restore/fix the AbiWidget focus grabbing behaviour (Daniel Drake)
- Prevent selection events to be emitted by the AbiWidget during smart quote operation (Martin Sevior)

> Maemo -
- Fix a bug whereby AbiWord crashes when the user tries to load the font chooser dialog box while having text with multiple fonts/font styles selected (Ersin Akinci).

* Import/Export:
> OpenDocument -
- Bug 12488: Set the office:version to 1.1 (Marc Maurer)
- Bug 12489: svg:title and svg:desc are exported in wrong order (Marc Maurer)
- Bug 11883: Section/paragraph numbers not imported. This fixes bugs when dealing with complex numbered lists. (Martin Sevior)

> Office OpenXML -
- Fix two crashes that occurred when importing the file from bug 12502 (sum1)

> RTF -
- Bug 9581: Assert when importing document (Obin Hickory)

> HTML -
- Don't allow non-numeric font-sizes when importing from HTML. If a non-numeric font-size is found, use a fall-back sane number (Martin Sevior)

* Plugins:
> GNOME Office -
- Fix contextual menu problems that made charts uneditable (Jean Bréfort)
- Fix goffice object snapshots (Jean Bréfort)
- Adapt to the new goffice API (Jean Bréfort)

> Equation Editor -
- Bug 12380: Equations are slightly larger in print than on screen (Patrik Fimml)

> Grammar Checker -
- Bug 12558 Grammar plugin leaks memory (Obin Hickory)

> Internationalization -
- Add Mandika (Senegal) translation to the list of supported languages (Marc Maurer)
- Update the Mandinka Senegal (mnk-SN) translation (Dominique Rochefort)
- Update the Esperanto translation (Keith Bowes)
- Update the Portugese (pt-PT) translation (Pedro Lino)
- Update the Slovak translation (Jaroslav Rynik)
- Update the German translation (Volker Ribbert).

> Development -
- Maintain and release 2.8.2 (Marc Maurer)
- The plugin.m4 file from the grammar plugin is not included in the tarball (Marc Maurer)
- Bug 12447: Source tarball doesn't include NIB files (Obin Hickory)
- Bug 12446: Compile error (gr_CocoaCairoGraphics.cpp) on Snow Leopard (Obin Hickory)
- Fix OSX plugin system to use xcode (Obin Hickory)
- Bug 12537: SunOS is not defined for src/af/util/xp/ut_endian.h ('The Written Word')
- Kill off gucharmap support, which fixes crashes with gucharmap < 2.24. Their API is not stable, which means we can't depend on it to work (Marc Maurer, sum1)
- Bug 12550: configure override CXX (Obin Hickory)
- Try to detect libpng so that we support 1.2.x and 1.4.x (Fridrich Strba)
- Fix unused variable warnings (sum1, Patrik Fimml)
- Update code comments (sum1)
- Add an additional "break" option to the assert prompt (Patrik Fimml)

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