Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 28th Sep 2010 20:23 UTC, submitted by lemur2
Features, Office LibreOffice is the provisional name of a community-led fork of OpenOffice that is to be developed under the umbrella of a European based non-profit to be named The Document Foundation. This should break OpenOffice free from the shackles of Sun/Oracle, hopefully leading to a faster and more inclusive development cycle.
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Go-OOO
by JPowers27 on Tue 28th Sep 2010 21:12 UTC in reply to "Comment by cb88"
JPowers27
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2008-07-30

It might get disbanded. The Document Foundation has already stated that it'll include all the Go-OOO improvements.

It looks like a lot of the OpenOffice people defected over to the new foundation. And since copyrights don't need to be assigned to Sun; they are excepting just about any improvement they can find.

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RE: Go-OOO
by Timmmm on Tue 28th Sep 2010 21:58 in reply to "Go-OOO"
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2006-07-25

"Accepting"

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RE: Go-OOO
by Lennie on Tue 28th Sep 2010 23:01 in reply to "Go-OOO"
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2007-09-22

From the article below (at the end) pretty much says currently LibreOffice is just based on the Go-OO sources:

http://www.linux-magazine.com/Online/Blogs/Productivity-Sauce-Dmitr...

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