[Koha] Koha 3.10.2 released

Chris Cormack chris at bigballofwax.co.nz
Wed Jan 23 10:33:42 NZDT 2013

The Koha release team is proud to announce the latest maintenance
release of the 3.10.x Koha series.

As always you can download the release at download.koha-community.org
or wait for a few days for the debian packages to be updated.

Please read more for the full release notes

22 Jan 2013

Koha is the first free and open source software library automation package
(ILS). Development is sponsored by libraries of varying types and sizes,
volunteers, and support companies from around the world.
The website for the Koha project is


Koha 3.10.2 can be downloaded from:


Installation instructions can be found at:


    OR in the INSTALL files that come in the tarball

Koha 3.10.2 is a bugfix/maintenance release.

Major fixes in 3.10.2

9126 critical Receiving orders create too much items
9346 critical acqui/neworderempty.pl ignores exchange rates and
destroys user data on page load

Architecture, internals, and plumbing
9136 major C4::Tags not Plack-compatible

8883 major opacsmallimage doesn't work in ccsr theme

9052 blocker YUI assets installed in the wrong place by packages

9065 major Upload local cover image permission implementation error

Bugs fixed in 3.10.2

7143 trivial Bug for tracking changes to the about page

8557 normal in orderreceive.tt and serials-edit.tt the use of a
barcode scan send the form unexpectedly

Architecture, internals, and plumbing
9183 normal C4::Search should only have one ZOOM event loop
9292 minor Remove dead code related to 'publictype'

9289 minor Adjacent checkbox behavior broken on circulation.pl

6574 normal js error in en-GB template breaks circulation toolbar
9112 normal Update of SQL file for italian setup
9140 normal Untranslatable strings in item circulation history
9141 normal Untranslatable strings on "pay an amount..." page

8299 normal overdue_notice.pl shows warning messages
8378 minor <fine> syntax not working on overdues anymore

9102 normal [SECURITY] We should set httponly on our session cookie
7657 minor Google and OpenLibrary image conflict
9158 minor Correcting whitespace around display of series 440 marc fields
9309 minor "OPACurlOpenInNewWindow" isn't respected for 856$u links
shown in OPAC when not using XSLT

9182 trivial Saved reports list : wrong sortable columns

8984 normal Zebra does not index some fields in UNIMARC biblio records

Staff Client
9335 minor Message Log Popups don't disappear?
7368 trivial General staff client typo omnibus

9284 normal JavaScript should conform to coding guidelines recommended by JSHint
9215 minor non translatable string in manage-marc-import
9278 minor Remove unused OPAC CSS file sanop.css

Test Suite
9209 normal Mocked Koha::Calendar tests
8924 minor Some modules erroneously skipped by 00-load

8977 normal printoverdues.sh call an uninitialized variable

Enhancements in 3.10.2

8712 We should use WAI-ARIA guidelines to help with accessibility -OMNIBUS bug

9169 Wrap relator code in <span> to allow for CSS customization

New sysprefs in 3.10.2

System requirements

    Important notes:

    * Perl 5.10 is required
    * Zebra is required


As of Koha 3.2, the Koha manual is now maintained in DocBook.  The
home page for Koha documentation is


As of the date of these release notes, only the English version of the
Koha manual is available:


The Git repository for the Koha manual can be found at



Complete or near-complete translations of the OPAC and staff
interface are available in this release for the following languages:

  * English (USA)
  * Arabic (89%)
  * Armenian (99%)
  * Chinese (China) (93%)
  * Chinese (Taiwan) (100%)
  * Danish (76%)
  * English (New Zealand) (99%)
  * French (98%)
  * French (Canada) (68%)
  * German (100%)
  * German (Switzerland) (98%)
  * Greek (62%)
  * Italian (100%)
  * Norwegian Bokmål (65%)
  * Portuguese (100%)
  * Portuguese (Brazil) (100%)
  * Slovak (100%)
  * Spanish (99%)
  * Turkish (100%)

Partial translations are available for various other languages.

The Koha team welcomes additional translations; please see


for information about translating Koha, and join the koha-translate
list to volunteer:


The most up-to-date translations can be found at:


Release Team

The release team for Koha 3.10.2 is

  Release Manager:       Paul Poulain <paul.poulain at biblibre.com>
  Documentation Manager: Nicole C Engard <nengard at gmail.com>
  Translation Manager:   Frédéric Demians <frederic at tamil.fr>
  Translation Team:      Katrin Fischer <Katrin.Fischer at bsz-bw.de>,
                         Marijana Glavica <mglavica at ffzg.hr>
  QA Manager:            Ian Walls <koha.sekjal at gmail.com>
  QA Team:               Marcel de Rooy <M.de.Rooy at rijksmuseum.nl>,
                         Jonathan Druart <jonathan.druart at biblibre.com>,
                         Mason James <mtj at kohaaloha.com>
  Bug Wranglers:         Magnus Enger <magnus at enger.priv.no>,
                         Katrin Fischer <Katrin.Fischer at bsz-bw.de>,
                         Dobrica Pavlinušić <dpavlin at rot13.org>
  Packaging Manager:     Robin Sheat <robin at catalyst.net.nz>
  Packaging Assistant:   Mason James <mtj at kohaaloha.com>

  Release Maintainer (3.8.x): Chris Cormack <chrisc at catalyst.net.nz>


We thank the following libraries who are known to have sponsored
new features in Koha 3.10.2:
  * Universidad Nacional de Córdoba

We thank the following individuals who contributed patches to Koha 3.10.2.
  *      1 Tomas Cohen Arazi
  *      5 Jared Camins-Esakov
  *      2 Chris Cormack
  *      1 Stéphane Delaune
  *      1 Srikanth Dhondi
  *      1 Jonathan Druart
  *      1 Chris Hall
  *      1 Kyle M Hall
  *      1 Mason James
  *      8 Owen Leonard
  *      1 Julian Maurice
  *      1 Dobrica Pavlinusic
  *      1 Paul Poulain
  *      2 Liz Rea
  *      2 Martin Renvoize
  *      1 Marcel de Rooy
  *      1 Fridolyn SOMERS
  *      1 Mathieu Saby
  *      1 Adrien Saurat
  *      2 Robin Sheat
  *      1 Zeno Tajoli

We thank the following companies who contributed patches to Koha 3.10.2
  *       8 ACPL
  *       6 Biblibre
  *       1 ByWater-Solutions
  *       5 C & P Bibliography
  *       8 Catalyst
  *       1 KohaAloha
  *       2 PTFS-Europe
  *       1 Rijksmuseum
  *       1 Université Rennes 2
  *       1 cineca.it
  *       1 rot13.org
  *       1 unidentified

We also especially thank the following individuals who tested patches
for Koha 3.10.2.
  *      34 Jared Camins-Esakov
  *       2 Galen Charlton
  *      40 Chris Cormack
  *       4 Elliott Davis
  *      21 Jonathan Druart
  *       6 Katrin Fischer
  *      12 Kyle M Hall
  *       7 Owen Leonard
  *       5 Paul Poulain
  *       2 Liz Rea
  *       1 Zeno Tajoli
  *       2 Mirko Tietgen
  *       2 Marc Veron

We regret any omissions.  If a contributor has been inadvertantly missed,
please send a patch against these release notes to
koha-patches at lists.koha-community.org.

Revision control notes

The Koha project uses Git for version control.  The current development
version of Koha can be retrieved by checking out the master branch of


The branch for this version of Koha and future bugfixes in this
release line is 3.10.x.

The last Koha release was 3.10.01, which was released on December 22, 2012.

Bugs and feature requests

Bug reports and feature requests can be filed at the Koha bug
tracker at


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