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From Rob Weir <>
Subject Re: openoffice web for multi-platform
Date Wed, 25 Jul 2012 13:20:57 GMT
On Wed, Jul 25, 2012 at 8:51 AM, Wie Kiang <> wrote:
> Fernando,
> Thanks for your input.
> My company need to create office suite for spreadsheet, word
> processing and presentation software in multi-platform, and i was
> thinking that openoffice is the right choise because it is open for
> developers to custom it. But i'm didn't find any clue how to make it
> :(

Information on getting the source code and building is here:

> My company will love to make it with template chooser like iWork in
> macintosh apps inside that openoffice platform also with web-based
> interfaces.
> Any ideas?

I'm not familiar with iWork.   What is this feature?  Is it a
web-based template catalog that the user can browser and pick from?
Note that we do have an online template repository for OpenOffice:


> Wie
> On Wed, Jul 25, 2012 at 7:41 PM, Fernando Cassia <> wrote:
>> On Wed, Jul 25, 2012 at 7:55 AM, Wie Kiang <> wrote:
>>> i need many help, is there any chance to modify openoffice to web
>>> interface for multi-platform purposes?
>> In the software world, everything is possible. You will have to modify
>> most of the code if not all.
>> I thnk it´s easier to use the ODF document back end and re-do
>> everything from scratch using an existing JS GUI framework.
>> But then, besides the html5 hype, there´s Java. Take a look at
>> and see how they do things.
>> FC

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