Koha NewsLetter Marzo 2013

Fuente: http://koha-community.org/koha-community-newsletter-march-2013/

Koha Development

Koha 3.10.4 Released
by Chris Cormack

The Koha release team, in association with the multitude of Koha libraries, librarians, support companies, developers, and users, are proud to announce the release of the latest stable release of the 3.10.x branch, 3.10.4.

This maintenance release contains code from 15 people from 12 different organisations, once again a great example of international and inter-company collaboration and making the official and community-supported Koha live up to its promise of no single-vendor lock-in.

Koha 3.10.4 can be downloaded here; installation instructions are here or in the INSTALL files that come in the tarball. Packages are here.

Release notes are here.

Koha 3.8.11 Released
by Chris Cormack

The Koha release team, in association with the multitude of Koha libraries, librarians, support companies, developers, and users, are proud to announce the release of the latest stable release of the 3.8.x branch, 3.8.11.

This maintenance release contains code from 12 people from 9 different organisations, once again a great example of international and inter-company collaboration and making the official and community-supported Koha live up to its promise of no single-vendor lock-in.

Koha 3.8.11 can be downloaded here; installation instructions are here or in the INSTALL files that come in the tarball. Packages are here.

Release notes are here.

Koha 3.12 Beta Released

Jared Camins-Esakov has released a beta version of Koha 3.12 and an accompanyingannouncement. Key points:

  • Koha has to be translated.
  • Koha’s documentation has to be updated.
  • Koha’s installation instructions need to be updated.
  • Enhancement bugs need to be reclassified.
  • Open bug reports need to be (re)confirmed.
  • Bugs need to be fixed.
  • Bug fixes need to be tested.
  • Volunteers must be found, recruited, and/or made for 3.14.

Koha Statistics

Chris Cormack, Koha Community statistics wizard, has posted statistics for February 2013, Koha 3.10.4, and Koha 3.8.11

Koha 3.12 Release Manager’s Newsletter

3.12 Release Manager Jared Camins-Esakov has posted his second quarterly missive.

Live DVD Blueprint

blueprint for development of the Koha Live DVD has been posted to the wiki.

Koha Community

New Koha Libraries

Community Gossip

Galen Charlton has been named one of Library Journal’s Movers & Shakers 2013! (Occasioning the rare use of an exclamation point in this newsletter).

Galen, in but one display of his moving & shaking, has written a number of posts on his recently reactivated blog.

Chris Fitzpatrick is working on integrating Koha and Blacklight.

Chris Cormack is working on integrating Goodreads reviews into Koha.

Volkan Sönmez at the Süleyman Demirel Üniversity Library in Isparta, Turkey, has posted to the wiki instructions in Turkish on installing Koha 3.10 on Centos 6.3 x86 64.

Nicole Engard has posted advice for beginners in the Koha community, a video on making screencasts for bug/ticket reporting, and a diagram explaining the Koha development cycle.

Don Christie tweeted about Marshall Breeding’s map of worldwide registered Koha sites.