Interview with Non-Sun OpenOffice.org Contributor, Charles-H. Schulz
Jan 13, 2009, 20:03 (2 Talkback[s])
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"BN: Would you classify Go-OO as a branch or a fork?
"CS: Both. I would have rather liked to answer: a branch,
mostly, but some recent developments about Go-OO have obviously
changed this situation. What should perhaps be reminded is that
Go-OO is a Web site that hosts a concurrent build system to the one
existing on the OpenOffice.org web site, called "ooo-build". This
build system has been around for ages. In fact, it's been used by
many Linux distributions that found it more convenient for various
reasons (basically, the builds were optimized for Linux). "