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How to install LibreOffice RC3 on Linux

Jan 16, 2011, 15:03 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Johannes Eva)

[ Thanks to Johannes for this link. ]

"This how-to is for debian based Linux distributions, such as Ubuntu (and variations) and Linux Mint.

"LibreOffice is the new OpenOffice.org

"When OpenOffice.org was released a decade ago, there were plans to create a foundation to support it, a little bit like the Apache Foundation. Almost ten years later, pushed by Oracle's aquisition of Sun, this foundation finally becomes reality.

"The trademark OpenOffice.org is still owned by Oracle, which will continue to release its own version of OOo (along with commercial support). The community moved to LibreOffice, under the aegis of the newly founded Document Foundation."

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