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From Simon Phipps <si...@webmink.com>
Subject Re: Initial source files (was: OpenOffice: were are we now?)
Date Sun, 05 Jun 2011 18:58:37 GMT
On Sun, Jun 5, 2011 at 7:53 PM, Greg Stein <gstein@gmail.com> wrote:

>
> No, we don't need the comprehensive list to start.
>

OK, that's good. It will be worth gathering a group of experts to build a
comprehensive view. I suggest that include LibreOffice developers too.


> After all that, then we can go back to Oracle and make specific
> requests for the branches where Oracle owns the copyright. I believe
> Andrew already stated that moving over the core is primary, and then
> we can mop up later with extensions and whatnot.
>

While the extensions in particular are a concern (plenty of us will be
horrified to lose the Presenter Console from Impress for example), it's also
important to get the work that was in progress internal to Sun on core code
features when the project was frozen - i.e., code that had not yet made it
to open source but was expected to do so.

Cheers,

S.

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