blchupin at iinet.net.au
Fri Oct 11 05:12:08 UTC 2013
On 11/10/13 16:04, Udvarias Ur wrote:
> I just got an update from 1:3.5.4-0Ubuntu1.1 to 1:3.5.7-0Ubuntu4.
> (What happened to everything in between?)
> The released version on the LibreOffice WEB site is 4.1.2.
> According to Wikipedia® (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LibreOffice):
> Version 3.5 was released on 14 February 2012.
> Version 3.6 was released on 8 August 2012.
> With more import and export features, colour scales and data
> bars in calc.
> Version 4.0 was released on 7 February 2013.
> Version 4.1 was released on 25 July
> With more than 1,000 bug fixes and improvements, first large
> UI change since forked from OpenOffice.org, new sidebar
> feature, able to handle older Mac formats.
> Version 4.2 is scheduled to be released in February 2014.
> Why is Ubuntu still upgrading a version of LibreOffice that is almost
> 2 years old? Especially when there is a newest version contains so
> many bug fixes, as well as many improvements!
> I've downloaded the 4.1.2 tarballs. They merely contain deb files. If
> Canonical doesn't get off their duff soon I'm just going to remove the
> version they upgraded and install the version I downloaded from the
> LibreOffice WEB site!
Ooooow, now THAT'S tellin' 'em!
You're actually going to use your initiative and install something
I can see Canonical shaking uncontrollably in their boots - and it ain't
a pretty sight, I tell ya!
"If you read the books that everyone else is reading, you can only
think what everyone else is thinking." - Haruki Murakami
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