When writing (short date-input) 09/08 on numeric keyboard in recent versions follows the correct date in the input-field - in this case 09.08.2012 (German-Date). This was a feature like in excel for a very quick input of many dates in the sheet...
In this 3.6 version it don't change to the correct date - it stays the 09/08.
That means you have now a lot of work to get in new dates in the spread-sheet. This is a big bug!
FYI: This feature has been changed for the 3.6 release.
It sounds like what you are seeing is intentional.
This problem should be fixed with fixes for "Bug 52240 - [Task] EDITING:
Incomplete Date values are no longer detected"
I mark this one INVALID because too much info is missing.
Please feel free to reopen this Bug if you still see that problem with LibO
3.6.2, but then please contribute complete useful info due to
http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/BugReport> (Localization, sample document,
WFM, I can add an appropriate recognition pattern, and I do not have the time to find out whether this one might be DUP of an other one (or vice versa).
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 52240 ***