• Image handling rework for LibreOffice – Collabora’s tender results Donations to The Document Foundation are used for many purposes, such as organising events, maintaining our infrastructure, and paying a small team to handle QA, marketing, documentation and other tasks. But donations are also used to fund tenders, whereby companies and individuals improve LibreOffice in specific areas and share knowledge with the community. One such tender ...
  • Welcome gla11y, the user interface accessibility checker! LibreOffice is designed with great attention to accessibility, to make the suite convenient and comfortable to use, and to cater to users with special needs. Last year The Document Foundation published a Tender to Implement Accessibility Improvements regarding user interface widgets that are added to the suite but which have accessibility shortcomings. French company Hypra, which ...
  • How TDF uses its tendering process to improve LibreOffice and share knowledge with the community In 2017, The Document Foundation (TDF) launched four tenders aimed at improving LibreOffice in several strategic areas, where the tasks are beyond the capabilities of independent volunteer developers. Proposals from several companies have been carefully evaluated by the Foundation with the help of competent and independent volunteers. Development activity is going to start soon and ...
  • Extended: Job Search for a Development Mentor (#201711-01) We originally posted this in November, but we are now extending the deadline for applications to February 16, 2018. Note that we will be at FOSDEM (building K, level 1, group A) on February 3 and 4, so you can talk to us in person there! The Document Foundation (TDF), the charitable entity behind the world’s ...
  • Tender for consultancy on LibreOffice feature implementation incl. on-site development training (#201801-01) The Document Foundation (TDF), the charitable entity behind the world’s leading free office suite LibreOffice, seeks for companies or individuals to provide consultancy on implementing features in LibreOffice to start work as soon as possible. TDF is looking for an individual or company to give technical consultancy on the implementation of one or more of the following: ...
  • Job Search for a Development Mentor (#201711-01) The Document Foundation (TDF), the charitable entity behind the world’s leading free office suite LibreOffice, seeks an individual – or individuals part (or full) time – to be a Development Mentor to start work as soon as possible. The role requires the following: Self-starting, remote working experience Experience contributing to FLOSS ...
  • Tender to implement HSQLDB binary format import in LibreOffice (#201705-03) The Document Foundation (TDF), the charitable entity behind the world’s leading free office suite LibreOffice, seeks for companies or individuals to implement support for importing HSQLDB binary data to start work as soon as possible. TDF is looking for an individual or company to, as a turnkey project, implement the following: In order to remove the legacy Java/HSQLDB ...
  • Tender to deprecate LibreOffice’s SVG filter in favour of SVGIO (#201705-02) The Document Foundation (TDF), the charitable entity behind the world’s leading free office suite LibreOffice, seeks for companies or individuals to deprecate the SVG filter used by LibreOffice in favor of SVGIO to start work as soon as possible. TDF is looking for an individual or company to, as a turnkey project, implement the following: ...
  • Tender to improve image handling in LibreOffice (#201705-01) The Document Foundation (TDF), the charitable entity behind the world’s leading free office suite LibreOffice, seeks for companies or individuals to improve and fix issues with image handling in LibreOffice to start work as soon as possible. TDF is looking for an individual or company to, as a turnkey project, implement the following: Use ...
  • Tender to Implement Accessibility Improvements (#201704-01) The Document Foundation (TDF), the charitable entity behind the world’s leading free office suite LibreOffice, seeks for companies or individuals to implement accessibility improvements into LibreOffice to start work as soon as possible. TDF is looking for an individual or a company to design and implement, as a turnkey project, a tool to find and flag new ...