Linked by Hadrien Grasland on Mon 24th Jan 2011 08:42 UTC, submitted by sjvn
Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Xubuntu "The Ubuntu developers met last week in Dallas to make final design decisions about the popular Linux distribution's features and decided to use LibreOffice for its office suite."
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Ubuntu and lots of other distros (Debian, Mandriva, Gentoo, etc.) have been shipping the Go-oo fork of OpenOffice for a long time. It was still installed under the name OpenOffice though.
Go-oo is a fork, that was created because of Sun's politics regarding patch contributions. NeoOffice for the Mac is based on Go-oo too.
After LibreOffice was created, Go-oo was one of the first to join.

So the only thing that Ubuntu changed is the name.

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