[ubuntu-uk] OpenOffice 3.0 repositories for Hardy
lucybridges at gmail.com
Tue Oct 21 16:32:33 BST 2008
On 21/10/2008, Rob Beard <rob at esdelle.co.uk> wrote:
> Alan Pope wrote:
> > 2008/10/21 Bruce Beardall <bruce72 at gmail.com>:
> >> Tombuntu is usually pretty good with his How-to instructions.
> >> http://tombuntu.com/index.php/2008/10/14/install-openofficeorg-30-in-ubuntu-804-and-810/
> > Shame he relegates the fact that removing OO.o 2.4 removes
> > ubuntu-desktop, and thus will in all likelyhood break the next upgrade
> > you do to a throwaway comment "so don't do this if you want to be able
> > to upgrade Ubuntu to a new major version."
> > Cheers,
> > Al.
> I managed to remove OpenOffice 2.4 by removing OpenOffice.org-core and
> it didn't seem to remove Ubuntu-Desktop :-)
I removed it using aptitude and refused its first offer of removing
the ubuntu-desktop, aptitude then gave me the option of just removing
openoffice (and a python lib).
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