[xubuntu-users] Need advice re abiword vs. libreoffice

Kevin O'Gorman kogorman at gmail.com
Thu Nov 8 23:24:07 UTC 2012

On Thu, Nov 8, 2012 at 2:52 PM, David Gerard <dgerard at gmail.com> wrote:

> On 8 November 2012 22:16, Kevin O'Gorman <kogorman at gmail.com> wrote:
> > I'm running a fresh install of xubuntu 12.04.1.  I just started writing a
> > document with abiword and I'm not liking the interface much -- too many
> > glitches and things that get undone.
> > I remember openoffice and libreoffice as being much more finished.  Is
> there
> > a downside to switching over to libreoffice?
> It's slower and fatter. But it's more feature-complete and the
> developers delight in swatting bugs.
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KK. Thanks all.  I'm running this on a fast 4-core machine with 8GB RAM and
terrabytes of HDD.  At home.  I *love* Moore's Law.  So LibreOffice it is.

Kevin O'Gorman

programmer, n. an organism that transmutes caffeine into software.
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