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From Malte Timmermann <malte_timmerm...@gmx.com>
Subject Re: A first try to remove some copyleft components from the build
Date Sat, 23 Jul 2011 18:54:28 GMT
Having extensions separated from the source tree of the core product 
doesn't mean they can't be part of some installation set.

This is just about packaging then.

Malte.

On 22.07.2011 17:11, Pedro F. Giffuni wrote:
>
> --- On Fri, 7/22/11, Malte Timmermann<malte.timmermann@gmx.com>  wrote:
>
>
>> Wrt PDF Import Extension, and similar extensions: Optional
>> extensions should not be part of a regular OOo build or
>> source tree,
>> IMHO.
>>
>
> In general, I agree, however a pdf import extension (with OCR)
> would be popular enough that we should include it by default.
> This is in concordance with our ability to produce pdf's which
> has been one or the real advantages of OOo wrt to the leading
> commercial competitor.
>
> It has to work very well first though.
>
> cheers,
>
> Pedro.
>

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