NewsForge: Interview with OpenOffice.org Staff
May 09, 2005, 19:00 (10 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mayank Sharma)
"How big is OpenOffice.org 2.0? Could you give us some
numbers to put that into perspective? How many lines of code has
OOo swelled to now?
"Louis Suarez-Potts: 'Swelled?' I think the
opposite. There has been, I believe, a concerted effort to tidy up
the code, make it smaller. We started with something like 7.6
million [lines of code], and I'd hazard that it's fewer now. Of
course, that's not counting the new database component, but it's
not clear that we ought to count it..."