"Corel Corporation today announced its much anticipated
WordPerfect® Office 2000 for Linux® is shipping tomorrow,
March 21st and will be on store shelves in early April."
"WordPerfect Office 2000 for Linux will be offered in both
Standard and Deluxe Editions. Both editions will install on major
Linux distributions, and are compatible with the Windows®
version of WordPerfect Office 2000 and Microsoft® Office
2000. The Standard Edition will sell for a suggested retail
price of US $109* or CAN $149*. The Deluxe Edition will be
available for a suggested retail price of US $159* or CAN
"'Corel WordPerfect Office 2000 for Linux fulfills Corel's
promise to provide world-class applications for Linux and is the
turning point in making Linux a reality on the desktop,' said Dr.
Michael Cowpland, president and chief executive officer for Corel
Corporation. 'This outstanding program puts Corel out in front as a
leader of Linux technology on the desktop and brings us closer to
the use of Linux in the mainstream!'"