Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sun 14th Aug 2005 13:40 UTC
Oracle and SUN A British executive for Sun said on Friday that the release date for the company's StarOffice 8 suite would now be September 12, almost two months later than originally anticipated. The office productivity software sees wide use in the Linux community, and includes word processing and spreadsheet applications.
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In other words ...
by on Sun 14th Aug 2005 14:08 UTC

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... we prefer delaying the product for 2 monthes to have major bugs fixed as we don't care : our cash is earned on support, not software update/upgrade.

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RE: In other words ...
by Adam S on Sun 14th Aug 2005 14:36 in reply to "In other words ..."
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Um... isn't that exactly what you WANT to hear? A software company releasing something that is READY rather than being governed by a date?? I say three cheers for Sun on this one!

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