libreoffice

warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home/www/drupal/drupal-6.19/modules/taxonomy/taxonomy.pages.inc on line 34.
24

The Document Foundation needs 50,000 euros to become a legal entity

http://challenge.documentfoundation.org

The foundation behind LibreOffice has decided it wants to set up a German "Stiftung" because its statutes cannot be later changed and abused. The proposition also takes into account tax benefits and limited liability.

Read more »
spanky's picture
Created by spanky 3 years 43 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 43 weeks ago
Category: Business   Tags:
12

LibreOffice VS Openoffice

http://www.unixmen.com

When a group of German coders at OpenOffice (belonging to database major, Oracle) finally forked away on Sept28th 2010 there was much for everybody to talk about while Oracle OpenOffice maintained dignified silence.

Read more »
linuxadmiral's picture
Created by linuxadmiral 3 years 44 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 44 weeks ago
Category: High End   Tags:
13

Document Foundation launches LibreOffice 3.3

http://listarchives.documentfoundation.org

The Document Foundation launches LibreOffice 3.3, the first stable release of the free office suite developed by the community. In less than four months, the number of developers hacking LibreOffice has grown from less than twenty in late September 2010, to well over one hundred today. This has allowed us to release ahead of the aggressive schedule set by the project.

Read more »
stargrave's picture
Created by stargrave 3 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 46 weeks ago
Category: End User   Tags:
59

More LibreOffice Mockups: Citrus UI

http://www.webupd8.org

Speaking of LibreOffice, WebUpd8 reader Nathan Moos mentioned some refreshing mockups called Citrus UI. Citrus tries to remain somewhat familiar while brining more logic by reorganizing things differently - such as the File menu which currently holds commands that are in no way related to the current file.

Read more »
nilarimogard's picture
Created by nilarimogard 3 years 47 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 47 weeks ago
Category: End User   Tags:
12

LibreOffice 3.3 RC2 is available!

http://www.unixmen.com

LibreOffice3.3 RC2 has been released, this release comes with some improvements and bugfixes.

Read more »
linuxadmiral's picture
Created by linuxadmiral 3 years 51 weeks ago – Made popular 3 years 51 weeks ago
Category: High End   Tags:
15

LibreOffice 3.3 RC1 is released ! Installation instructions - Fedora, LinuxMint, Ubuntu & Debian

http://www.unixmen.com

LibreOffice RC1 is released, this new beta release comes to fix some known issues, now the Linux and MacOSX builds are English builds with the possiblity to install language packs. Find below the release notes in details, also the installation instructions for Fedora, Debian, LinuxMint and Ubuntu.

Read more »
lozz's picture
Created by lozz 4 years 1 week ago – Made popular 4 years 1 week ago
Category: Beginner   Tags:
17

Have Oracle just made it worse for everyone?

http://ur1.ca

I guess everybody has heard that a majority of the key developers in the OpenOffice.org community decided to set up the Document Foundation: an independent foundation to continue and manage work on the Openoffice.org codebase. If you’ve not, then I can recommend Terry Hancock’s piece as a starting point (and a good summary of why forking is vital).

Read more »
stargrave's picture
Created by stargrave 4 years 5 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 5 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
14

News On The Default Applications In Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal

http://www.webupd8.org

Today is the last UDS-N day and a session about the default application selection in the upcoming Ubuntu 11.04 Natty Narwhal is ongoing. Here's what is being discussed:

Read more »
nilarimogard's picture
Created by nilarimogard 4 years 7 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 7 weeks ago
Category: End User   Tags:
18

Oracle OpenOffice.org vs. TDF LibreOffice

http://www.linuxjournal.com

Oracle continues to be at the center of controversy despite their press release stating they will continue to support and release OpenOffice.org as an open source project.

Read more »
lozz's picture
Created by lozz 4 years 7 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 7 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
22

Leaving the OpenOffice.org project

http://standardsandfreedom.net

Today is a special day. I feel both sad and relieved, happy and somewhat disgusted. I have officially resigned from all my duties, roles and positions inside the OpenOffice.org project.

Read more »
lozz's picture
Created by lozz 4 years 7 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 7 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
22

Michael Meeks talks about LibreOffice and the Document Foundation

https://lwn.net

A group of OpenOffice.org developers has announced the creation of an independent foundation - called the Document Foundation - to guide the further development of the office suite, which is provisionally named LibreOffice. At the heart of this effort is longtime OpenOffice.org developer Michael Meeks.

Read more »
akf's picture
Created by akf 4 years 10 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 9 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
24

Strong support for the first week of The Document Foundation

http://www.documentfoundation.org

The Internet, October 6, 2010 -- One full week has gone by since the announcement of The Document Foundation, and we would like to share some numbers with the people who have decided to follow us since the first day. The beta of LibreOffice has been downloaded over 80.000 times.

Read more »
stargrave's picture
Created by stargrave 4 years 10 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 10 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
23

The OpenOffice fork is officially here

http://blogs.computerworld.com

It's not that Oracle wishes ill of The Document Foundation and its take on OpenOffice, LibreOffice. Oracle just isn't going to be having anything to do with it.

Read more »
stargrave's picture
Created by stargrave 4 years 10 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 10 weeks ago
Category: Business   Tags:
21

LibreOffice: What's in it for the users?

http://geekybodhi.net

The announcement is more about the Document Foundation than the software. The foundation is a wake up call for Oracle, which continues to rub the community on the wrong side.

Read more »
geekyBodhi's picture
Created by geekyBodhi 4 years 11 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 11 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags:
21

LibreOffice - A fresh page for OpenOffice

http://www.h-online.com

LibreOffice will be uncompromisingly free software, and as one developer observes, "it is hard to think of anyone of any note in the community that isn't involved," including developers from Red Hat and Debian. The hope is that OpenOffice / Libreoffice "will go where people want it to go, because it hasn't been going where people want it to.

Read more »
cendrars's picture
Created by cendrars 4 years 11 weeks ago – Made popular 4 years 11 weeks ago
Category: Community   Tags: