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jiangshi
May 6th, 2012, 10:21 PM
Just curious to know why the switch from Openoffice to libreoffice.

~jiangshi

mvs1207
May 6th, 2012, 10:29 PM
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LibreOffice#History

drs305
May 6th, 2012, 10:31 PM
Moved out of support forum to Recurring Discussions.

MisterGaribaldi
May 7th, 2012, 02:05 AM
And, with all the attendant benefits of development efforts vs. existing in a state of quandary.

Well, that's probably not quite true, but it seems to be moving along quite nicely now.

Still a PITA for doing full-blown research papers in, but maybe one day.

Tibuda
May 7th, 2012, 11:17 AM
Because Oracle bought Sun.

zombifier25
May 7th, 2012, 01:00 PM
Because Oracle bought Sun.
and Oracle is notorious for killing of open source projects.