[CentOS] Open Office on CentOS

Fabian Arrotin fabian.arrotin at arrfab.net
Fri Mar 16 18:45:53 UTC 2007

Mark Hull-Richter wrote:
> I notice that the OO that comes with CentOS 4.4 is version 1.1.5, 
> which is fairly ancient. Are there any plans to update this for OO 
> 2.2, or 2.1, or 2.0? Or is this a RH thing exclusively? In which case 
> is CentOS Plus likely to get a more recent version?
> OO 2.0 is way better….
Nothing prevents you to install Openoffice.org 2.0 rpms on your CentOS 
4.4 .. that's what i did quite a lot ... they integrate perfectly (don't 
forget to install the desktop-integration rpm sitting in a subfolder in 
the oo archive)
Be aware also that CentOS5 will contain OO 2.0.4 directly

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