Re: Linux version of WordPerfect Office
Another thought: WP8 *can* run on 12.04. As I understand the process, you have to first install WP for Linux on Ubuntu 8.04.4 first.
Originally Posted by cecilieaux
Or 8.1 on 10.04
You then have to copy the relevant directories into 12.04. I haven't actually done any of this, but it is possible. There's a youtube video of someone running WordPerfect 8 on 12.04:
Why the poster didn't detail how he/she did it is a mystery. Canonical is developing a new packaging system, however, and I wonder if it would be possible for someone to "package" a WordPerfect for Linux installation -- sans license to keep it legal?
Linux: You reap what you tweak.