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From Rob Weir <>
Subject Re: Summary of AOO 4.0 download activity for 1st week
Date Fri, 02 Aug 2013 15:49:47 GMT
On Fri, Aug 2, 2013 at 6:12 AM, Urmas <> wrote:
> "Rob Weir":
> In what way do you think this is true?
> Bugs/features affecting Windows integration or performance are overlooked,
> sometimes for 2–3 years. Compatibility and interaction with Windows-only
> software is ridiculed.

There are old bugs on all platforms.  And there are platform bigots on
all platforms.  None of that is going to change.  But I don't see any
evidence that the needs of Windows users are prioritized less than Mac
OS or Linux users.

> Those ones affecting Linux get more attention. It gives a clear message that
> developers give no crap about users and are concerned only with their
> corporations' interests.

What corporations do you think are more concerned with Linux than Windows?

> My pet peeve is the terrible work with dictionaries in Windows version which
> makes me use a Linux VM just to proofread documents.

Spell checking on Windows works fine as far as I can tell.


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