The Oracle debate. Possibly an over-reaction?

Remco remco47 at
Sun Dec 26 23:24:46 UTC 2010

[and now also to the list:]

On Sun, Dec 26, 2010 at 22:29, Chris Jones <chrisjones at> wrote:
> On Sun, 2010-12-26 at 15:46 +0100, Remco wrote:
>> I don't think OpenOffice will be in the repos at all. The current
>> version, while called OOo, is actually more like LibreOffice. I don't
>> think there's enough interest in an OOo without the LibO extras.
> What 'extras' are you referring to?
> I still prefer OpenOffice myself at this stage as I see no reason to
> switch.
> Regards

You haven't been using OpenOffice. You've been using Go-oo with
OpenOffice logos. Go-oo will merge all patches with LibreOffice and
continue there. The additional features are explained here:


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