I see references to PPA's, etc. for latest LibreOffice. My question is more whether Ubuntu 12.04 LTS will get the latest stable releases of LibreOffice going forward?


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There will be minor and stable updates from the same series, that is 3.5.X for precise, but no update on the next major as it introduces a lot of new features. One man's feature are another man's regression (simply because behaviour changed).

So if you want a new major you need to try the PPA:

See also:


Only security patches are released, for version updates only way is via libreoffice ppa.

  • Can you provide information about how to enable and use that PPA? Sep 1, 2012 at 2:31

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