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Re: [vox] Linux Word Processors?



On Thu, Dec 05, 2002 at 01:53:07PM -0800, Robert G. Scofield wrote:
> On Thursday 05 December 2002 11:05 am, Rusty Minden wrote:
> > Open Office is very good I have had good luck with it. I also
> > hated Star Office 5.2 and earlier.
> 
> Okay good.  So why is Open Office better than Star Office 5.2 and ealier?

5.2 had that whole "everything in a desktop" interface.
The entire suite loaded at once (or at least felt like it!),
rather than component-by-component.  (E.g., why load the presentation
software if you're not using it?)

6.0 and Open Office apparently do not do this.

-bill!
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