StarOffice 5.1

Date of last revision: 01/05/2000

StarOffice is an office suite similar to Microsoft Office.

StarOffice 5.1 help index:


Availability


Preparation

The first time you run StarOffice, a setup program will run to copy files to your home directory and configure your environment.

Note: A Java environment will not be automatically detected on Linux, but you can search for the current version of JDK in /opt if you want this option.


Running StarOffice 5.1

Type:

staroffice


Printing/Plotting

Printing is not currently supported on Linux.


Known Bugs

We have occasionally seen minor problems when switching between the Sun and Linux versions, but StarOffice can usually recover from these problems on its own.

Linux users may see an error regarding plugins. It appears that this can be safely ignored.


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