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From Kay Schenk <kay.sch...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: 3,027,168 downloads
Date Wed, 06 Jun 2012 22:25:29 GMT
On Wed, Jun 6, 2012 at 8:53 AM, Louis Suárez-Potts <luispo@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
>
> On 2012-06-06, at 11:29 , Rory O'Farrell wrote:
>
> > On Wed, 6 Jun 2012 09:57:52 -0400
> > Donald Harbison <dpharbison@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >> On Wed, Jun 6, 2012 at 8:19 AM, Rob Weir <robweir@apache.org> wrote:
> >>
> >>> We hit 3 million early this morning.
> >>>
> >>
> >> Onwards!
> >>
> >> This is great to see.
> >
> > The sidebar link on the main landing page
> > http://www.openoffice.org/
> > ought be updated.  It is still reporting 1 Million downloads!
>
> Hey, nothing wrong with nostalgia :-)
>
> But yeah, let's not help our detractors *too* much.
>
> BTW, having witnessed the way in which OOo downloads increased not only as
> the application improved (thanks) but also as more used it, making it safer
> for others to try it and for public sectors to adopt it (gov't, schools,
> etc.), the curve only will get steeper. I expect too that those who have
> forestalled installing competitors or who have delayed the migration
> they've been wanting until they could see whether OO as reinvigorated in
> Apache was real, are now getting ready to install the suite. So, over the
> next month I would not be surprised to see even greater numbers.
>
> And all this means that ecosystems supporting those new and old-time users
> need to get in gear.
>
> Louis
>
>
> >
> >
> > --
> > Rory O'Farrell <ofarrwrk@iol.ie>
>
>
WONDERFULLY amazing! :)


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