open office precompiled?
jez at netcraft.com
Thu Feb 19 10:40:07 GMT 2004
On Thu, 2004-02-19 at 10:21, gerald davies wrote:
> does anyone have any experience of running open office on freebsd?
I run it occasionally to read Word documents and Excel Spreadsheets that
people mail to me - works fine.
> tried compiling 1.1 on freebsd 5.2, but unfortunately it failed after about
> 15hrs compiling. needless to say i was not amused.
I can imagine! :-) I took >24hrs on my PIII 500MHz laptop.
> are there any pre-compiled versions for freebsd? etc? any hints or tips are
> much appreciated.
I could package up the version I'm using if you want - It's
openoffice-1.1.0_1 compiled on Jan 25th and includes the anti-aliased
fonts support - very nice!
I stopped tracking -current at the beginning of Feb when the threading
libraries changed and I would need to compile all 1300 ports (~1 week of
FYI, the dependency list is:
Let me know if you want it.
Jeremy Prior <jez at netcraft.com> http://www.netcraft.com/
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