OpenOffice has being the saviour from the M$ wage, but now it has being
brought out by Oracle so it’s future is unknown.
A group of OpenOffice people have started LibreOffice, which is a free and
open source improvement on the current OpenOffice program, adding heaps more
features and functionality. It drives exactly the same way as OpenOffice
LibreOffcie is being rolled out in the next version of Ubuntu, 11.04 and is
available to download right now. Windows users are also encouraged to
remove OpenOffice and replace it with LibreOffice.
On Ubuntu to remove Openoffice and replace it with LibreOffice, copy and
paste the foloowing text into your browser.
sudo apt-get remove openoffice*
udo add-apt-repository ppa:libreoffice/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install libreoffice