Bug Fix List - 4.4.0 Release
The following bugs must be fixed prior to the next release. See also the 4.4.0 Release Checklist .
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Visual Editor Bugs
(blocker) bug #53409: Variable Editor QDockWidget panels not movable in KDE / Plasma Qt 22.214.171.124 https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?53409 [Now also includes Qt versions 5.6.1 through 5.7.0, thus making this one pretty important.]
(blocker) bug #53392: [GUI] Octave crashes when moving Documentation pane within GUI onto another pane https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?53392
(blocker) bug #53276: GUI: undocked panes cannot be moved, or resized along upper border https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?53276 [This is actually a fairly extensive change that re-activates the default float/dock mechanisms including drag/drop outside the GUI and title-bar double click float/dock. Bug #53409 above is complicating testing for some KDE users.]
bug #52797: Undocked windows are small and of fixed size with KDE https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?52797 [The fix for Bug #53276 above will also cover this bug.]
bug #53410: Variable Editor: Title bar doesn't highlight according to focus rules https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?53410 [Will require testing to get user preference, but the current changeset attached should be adequate for release. Without the patch, will get many complaints from users, after the patch might get a few complaints.]
bug #53443: Variable Editor: openvar VAR should show the tab on which the variable editor is https://savannah.gnu.org/bugs/?53443 [Not top priority, but should be easy fix.]
Bugs marked as Crash
- Owner: ??? #39000 Can't override BLAS XERBLA handler on Windows
Bugs marked Configuration and Build System
Bugs with severity >= 4
- Owner: ???? #53488: Windows README needs update to 4.4
- Owner: ???? #52840: GUI hangs on use of uigetfile/uiputfile
Bugs marked as regressions
- Owner: pantxo #52765 FreeSans default font is non portable in svg printout
#53543: new gammainc inaccurate for small real inputs [patch available].
Bugs marked GUI
Other Bugs with Patches
Patches reviewed by "non-committing" developers
Unreviewed patches that seem worth reviewing
Other bug reports tagged as "patch submitted"
Potentially excluded bugs
These bugs have been provisionally decided not to be blockers for 4.4.0. That doesn't mean they can't be fixed, if someone wants to fix them.
Bugs marked as Crash
Other bugs marked as crash in Savannah
Bugs marked configuration and build system in Savannah
The following three bugs are minor, but closely related and two go back to 2012
Bugs marked as regression in Savannah
Patches from Savannah patch collection
Matlab functions, by regular devs
- Owner: pantxo #9363 missing movie function