Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 13th Oct 2008 11:36 UTC, submitted by M-Saunders
Features, Office After three years of development, OOo 3.0 is finally here with a bunch of new features and enhancements. Linux Format looks at the changes and rates the suite's overall performance, and you can try it yourself by downloading a copy from here.
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by Kroc on Mon 13th Oct 2008 16:20 UTC
Kroc
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2005-11-10

Still with an update system so bad, most regular users will never even get it installed. Man, how many OOo 2.1 installs I've come across because the update mechanism is as good as useless.

As a large and steadily increasing attack vector, it's about time office suites had a Firefox / Sparkle style update mechanism. MS Office kind of does it if you use Microsoft Update to include Office checks in Windows Update, but it's still not prompt enough and too naggy.

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