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From Guy Waterval <waterval....@gmail.com>
Subject Re: AOO as a portable application
Date Sun, 22 Jul 2012 21:04:38 GMT
Grüezi Drew,

2012/7/22 drew <drew@baseanswers.com>

> On Sun, 2012-07-22 at 03:27 +0200, Guy Waterval wrote:
> > Hi all,
> >
> > I would know if the ASF will produce in the future a portable version of
> > AOO.
> > I think such a version could help to promote the use of AOO, as most
> recent
> > computers are able  to run even big applications directly from an USB
> key.
> > It's also nice for demos, etc.
> >
> > Regards
>
> Howdy Guy,
>
> Ah, good question - I assume you know that OpenOffice was available for
> a long time in 'portable garb' from at least two third party sources:
>
> The transition over to Apache OpenOffice just put a kink in things, but
> my impression is that this is about to be cleared up.
>
> I'd direct you to this link:
> http://portableapps.com/development/outdated
>
> for one example - look for a change in that status in short order, or so
> is my guess ;)
>
> The other packager was:
> http://sourceforge.net/projects/winpenpack/
>
>
> again I would not be surprised to see them update soon also.
>

Many thanks for the links which lead to some interesting portable
applications.
I hope to see AOO portable, but perhaps there are some difficulties for
legal issues.
We will see.

Best regards
-- 
gw

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