Informatics: Suse Linux Office Desktop [Review]
Apr 24, 2003, 23:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"This is SuSE's first stab into the competitive Linux desktop
market, and is fundamentally SuSE Linux 8.1 Personal with the
latest set of patches and some extras. You get Star Office 6,
Crossover Office and Plugin, plus Acronis OS Selector.
"Star Office is fully compatible with Microsoft Office formats,
while the Crossover software lets you install Office. It also
supports Lotus Notes and enables many Windows web browser plug-ins
to work in their Linux equivalents.
"Acronis' software also lets you repartition and resize
partitions, including NTFS. Installation is straightforward with a
number of customisation options..."