Xubuntu and OOo

Cybe R. Wizard cyber_wizard at mindspring.com
Mon Jan 16 15:28:11 UTC 2006

On Tue, 17 Jan 2006 01:16:53 +1100
Sasha Tsykin <stsykin at gmail.com> wrote:

> Is there some reason why OpenOffice is not packaged as part of
> Xubuntu. In my experience, it is a much more capable office suite
> that the combination of abiword, gnumeric, and a few other gnome
> programs.
I'd guess that it is disk space.  It's hard to include everything on
one disk, especially something as large as OOo.  Of course, it /is/
right there in the repositories, so download to your heart's content!

Cybe R. Wizard
Q: What's the difference between MicroSoft Windows and a virus? 
A: Apart from the fact that viruses are supported by their authors, 
use optimized, small code and usually perform well, none.

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