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6 Sep 2022

Crash fixes for LibreOffice, part 1: segfaults

One of the bugs that we see in computer programs including LibreOffice is the crash.

16 Aug 2022

ODF standard and the code – EasyHack

Open Document Format (ODF) is a standard (ISO/IEC 26300) and native file format

19 May 2022

Interacting with the Review Bot on Gerrit

Have you received “A polite ping, still working on this bug?” message on one of your Gerrit submissions?

5 May 2022

How to write a good commit message

If you have started your journey to become an experienced developer, you already know that you have to

26 Apr 2022

Supporting metafile formats: WMF/EMF/EMF+

LibreOffice supports many file formats, and among them are some raster and vector image formats from Microsoft.

19 Apr 2022

Using cmake to build LibreOffice C++ SDK examples

These days, many C++ projects are built using build tools like cmake and meson in addition to

11 Apr 2022

How to use Gerrit code review effectively

Any code submission to LibreOffice should pass Gerrit code

10 Mar 2022

Use std::hypot for Pythagorean Addition – EasyHack

There are many places in the code that calculating the Pythagorean addition is needed. Read the

8 Mar 2022

Use Range Based For Loops – EasyHack

Because for loops are a powerful tool in C/C++, they are one of the desirable tools when you

23 Feb 2022

Adding a new UNO command

What are UNO commands, and why would you need them? If you want to add some feature to the LibreOffice