LinuxPR: Sun Microsystems Announces Availability of StarOffice Source Code On OpenOffice.org
Oct 16, 2000, 22:34 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Sun works with CollabNet to Deliver Largest Donation of
Source Code to Open Source Community."
"Sun Microsystems, today announced the availability of the
StarOffice source code on OpenOffice.org, the site that will host
the StarOffice source code. In an attempt to drive standardization
for technologies for office productivity suites, Sun also released
the XML file formats and StarOffice API specifications."
"Developers worldwide now have the freedom to use StarOffice
technology to best suit their needs--whether to improve their own
products, to build new value-added products on top of StarOffice,
to improve existing technology in StarOffice software, or to
contribute new components for StarOffice to the open source
community. This move opens up the office productivity market to
unlimited possibilities for innovation."