NewsForge: Interview with OpenOffice.org Staff
May 09, 2005, 19:00 (10 Talkback[s])
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"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..."