If you go to there:On Thu, Jul 20, 2006 at 10:50:13PM +0200, Thierry Chatelet wrote:Adam Stiles wrote:On Thursday 20 July 2006 14:47, sigi wrote:I'm using this [64-bit OpenOffice.org] package since it's released, and had only very few crashes. OOo only crashes while opening some MS-word files - with some others it has no problem. Saving documents failed never here - neither on .odt nor .doc-files. Mostly I use OOo-writer - and that package seems to work very well.Where can I get the .dsc, .diff and .tar.gz files to build this? I'm running 64-bit Sid.Just apt-get install openoffice.orgSince when are the debs for amd64 in the official repositories? I can't find them. If you wanted to give a hint to download the source-files, your command is wrong: apt-get source <package-name> would be right, imho. sigi.
you will get the following information, and it worked for me:
Installing OpenOffice.org for debian is very easy with apt-get/dselect or dpkg.
1.Installing OpenOffice.org with apt-get.
If you are using debian-unstable (aka sid), debian-testing (aka etch) or debian-stable (aka sarge) you do not need to change
Ok, we will go ahead with the installation of OpenOffice.org.
You can do
OpenOffice.org is now already installed in the debian-package, so, the only thing you need to do is just type