openoffice-dev mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From David Gerard <>
Subject Re: Anything we can do about premature redistribution?
Date Fri, 07 Mar 2014 22:33:59 GMT
On 7 March 2014 22:30, Andrew Rist <> wrote:

>    "It is derived from the IBM Lotus Symphony suite of applications..."
>    - not correct
suggests this is not an unfair statement. Indeed, just rebasing on the
Symphony code was seriously considered.

>    "Ever since the Oracle Corporation acquired the Sun Microsystems
>    company, work on Apache OpenOffice ceased, and various developers
>    who worked on the project decided to create a new project, named
>    LibreOffice." - neither correct nor pertinent

That's ridiculously wrong, to the point of warranting formal messages
of correction from both projects.

In general, I would suggest asking nicely as the very first approach,
when the beta is in fact approved and ready.

- d.

To unsubscribe, e-mail:
For additional commands, e-mail:

View raw message