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Openoffice.org or apache?

Postby kutzro357 » June 26th, 2012, 7:00 am

I have the Openoffice.org 3 but I see newer versions like 3.3 and 3.4. Some say Apache openoffice.org.
What version is best to use and do you have a link to download that version?
Thanks once again. :?:

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Re: Openoffice.org or apache?

Postby proteus459 » June 26th, 2012, 8:25 am

The addition of the Apache name to Open Office is explained here: http://www.openoffice.org/news/

Simply put, the OpenOffice.org website has moved to the Apache Server Foundation and the OOO code was donated to the Apache Incubator Foundation for continued development.

My practice is to update to each new stable release as most of them reflect security updates. Functionality rarely changes. The download for v. 3.4.0 can be found here: http://www.openoffice.org/download/other.html

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Re: Openoffice.org or apache?

Postby kutzro357 » June 26th, 2012, 8:44 am

Thank you

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Re: Openoffice.org or apache?

Postby WCCobra » June 26th, 2012, 7:49 pm

So Oracle takes it over, ruins the product, and then kindly donates it to the open source community? That's kind of them... :roll:

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Re: Openoffice.org or apache?

Postby kutzro357 » May 2nd, 2017, 3:38 pm

I'm still using OpenOffice but have been wondering if anything better has come along lately.

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Re: Openoffice.org or apache?

Postby wd » May 3rd, 2017, 9:44 am


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Re: Openoffice.org or apache?

Postby kutzro357 » May 3rd, 2017, 11:15 am

I want to download libre but under windows the choices are windows x86 or x86_64. I have windows 10 home, 64-bit operating system x64-based processor. Do I chos the x86 or x86_64?

Thanks in advance.

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Re: Openoffice.org or apache?

Postby wd » May 3rd, 2017, 11:26 am

you have a 64 bit system then download 64 bit version

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Re: Openoffice.org or apache?

Postby WCCobra » May 3rd, 2017, 5:46 pm

x86_64 would be the right version to download

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Re: Openoffice.org or apache?

Postby kutzro357 » May 9th, 2017, 7:56 am

Thanks


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