Does Xubuntu Live CD carry openoffice?

Adam Miller maxamillion at gmail.com
Sun Oct 15 19:57:51 UTC 2006


To my knowledge, the OO.org meta data is there for the packages and I think
the help files might have been there on accident (but don't quote me on
that). But Xubuntu doesn't include OO.org simply because of its bulk.

-Adam

On 10/14/06, Vincent <imnotb at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> OO.o is quite heavy, you can't deny that. If I'm right, that CD does
> include Abiword for word processing and Gnumeric for spreadsheets.
>
> On 10/14/06, Ven R.M . <ven8rm at yahoo.com> wrote:
>
> > Hi,
> >
> > I am bit puzzled about this. I had tried Xubunu Live CD (dapper) a few
> > weeks ago, and couldn't find openoffice.org on it. When I looked at the
> > manifest<http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/xubuntu/releases/dapper/release.1/xubuntu-6.06.1-desktop-i386.manifest>,
> > it had some OO.org help/l10n files, but not the programs themselves,
> > apparently. Was it skipped for that release?
> >
> > The new manifest<http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/xubuntu/daily-live/current/edgy-desktop-i386.manifest>(for the daily-live CD) doesn't have the help files, and seems to be
> > completely free of OO, which reflects in its smaller size.
> >
> > Is it an explicit decision not to include OO? If so, since this is a
> > very useful program, especially so since some first time users may find them
> > useful to make the transition, wouldn't it be a good idea to include the OO
> > suite?
> >
> > Thanks and keep up the good work.
> >
> > -Ven
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