"Sun Microsystems released the source code for its StarOffice
software suite Friday--almost."
"The effort to spur adoption of the office applications package
and secure the good will of the sometimes prickly open-source
programming community went awry when demand for the software sunk
the Web site."
"Please excuse our technical difficulties. At about 5:45
a.m. PST, our Web server was brought down by a veritable tsunami of
hits,"a note posted to the OpenOffice Web site said. The site
was gradually restored as the morning progressed."