Installing Openoffice on ppc

Tony Baldwin photodharma at
Thu Jun 11 12:17:22 UTC 2009

Marco Segreto wrote:
> I'm using Ubuntu 8.4 Intrepid.
> I'm trying to install openoffice on an old IMac ppc and get the 
> following error when using apt-get install
>     The following packages have unmet dependencies:
> Depends: but it 
> is not installable
> I've read previously that this is due to openoffice not being compatible 
> on powerpc. Is there any way to install it such as downloading and 
> compiling from source?

Try this:


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