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OpenOffice.org Doesn’t Look Like It Will Be Open Much Longer

OpenOffice.org Doesn’t Look Like It Will Be Open Much Longer

A few weeks ago we reported that a group of former OpenOffice.org community members putting a bit of a soft fork into OpenOffice with the release of LibreOffice.  At the time the group said that they were forming “The Document Foundation” in order to preserve the integrity of the OpenOffice.org platform. Based on recent actions by Oracle to have several […]

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OpenOffice Has Been Forked, LibreOffice Steps Up To Become Your Microsoft Office Alternative

OpenOffice Has Been Forked, LibreOffice Steps Up To Become Your Microsoft Office Alternative

To be honest, we can’t say we are all that surprise by this. As soon as word broke that Oracle might acquire Sun Microsystems, the calendar on this and many of Sun’s other open source software started ticking. Unlike Sun, Oracle is highly profit driven and if something isn’t adding to the bottom line then it’s probably not worth it. […]

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