I have kubuntu Natty installed and with to change from libreoffice to openoffice

O. Sinclair o.sinclair at gmail.com
Sun Jun 5 07:16:46 UTC 2011

On 05/06/2011 04:34, Waleed Hamra wrote:
> On 06/03/2011 05:20 PM, Paul Stear wrote:
>> On Friday 03 Jun 2011 15:15:44 Hakan Koseoglu wrote:
>>> Paul,
>>> On 3 June 2011 15:09, Paul Stear<linux at appjaws.plus.com>  wrote:
>>>> Hi,
>>>> How can I disable libreoffice and use openoffice?
>>>> I have tried using software management but to install openoffice it
>>>> installs libreoffice instead..
>>>> libreoffice will not save my complicated spreadshhets.
>>> Libreoffice is a rebadged OpenOffice and identical to functionality
>>> for the same release at the moment. It was forked a couple of months
>>> ago and kept in line with the source code released by Oracle. Oracle
>>> has just tried to abandon OpenOffice and dump it on Apache but it's
>>> not certain if Apache will pick it up or not.
>> Thanks for that, How do I resolve my problem of saving a spreadsheet?
>> When I try and save the program just crashes.
>> Paul
> does the file name include a space? does the full ath of the folder
> you're saving in, contain a space? if so, remove it, this is known to
> crash it. otherwise... a little more information is going to be needed
> to help you out here.
I also get problems with any document, spreadsheet etc if they contain 
special characters with umlauts - I am from Sweden and we have åöä - if 
any of those are in the filename I can not even open it without renaming 

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