Linked by the_randymon on Thu 10th Jan 2013 22:17 UTC
Features, Office For years, developers decried the tight fist Sun kept on the development of its office suite, preventing the hacker culture from improving its software. So now that LibreOffice is, well, free, it's not surprising to see one ambitious hacker has developed a mechanism for theming it. Let's have a round of applause for Jan Holesovsky, whose patch in the upcoming 4.0 edition of LibreOffice allows you to style LibreOffice using FireFox Personae. Holesovsky's blog is full of other interesting UI changes made to LibreOffice, proof perhaps that letting hackers hack is the best way to keep your project improving.
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RE[3]: Comment by jared_wilkes
by tylerdurden on Fri 11th Jan 2013 00:18 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Comment by jared_wilkes"
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You could always show them how it should be done by doing it...

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jared_wilkes Member since:

Or I can choose a product that I prefer... which is exactly what I will do.

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tylerdurden Member since:

sure you could do that, or you could realize no one else gives a shit.

Life is full of choices that way...

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