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Re: [vox] I'm Trying to Love Linux...

As a general tip for getting info related to apps and
hardware with Linux, go to:


and search in newsgroups "comp.os.linux.*".

My understanding is that WP8 is hard to install on recent
distros because it links to outdated libraries; but it can
be done.  I don't have experience with more recent WP
versions.  I suspect you'll have better luck with

Or even better, learn LaTeX.  There's also a GUI front-end
for it called LyX that's pretty cool.

Also AbiWord is worth a look.  KOffice isn't ready for prime
time yet, but bears watching.

-- Rod

Richard S. Crawford said:
> ...I really am.  I'm opposed to MS on moral grounds.  But I'm having major  issues in
> getting Corel WordPerfect for Linux working on my RH7.1 box.  Has  anyone used this
> product, and if so, successfully?  Please contact me off-list.

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