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Re: StarOffice source to be GPL'ed

On Sat, 5 Aug 2000, Joseph Carter wrote:

> > > I'm cc'ing the current maintainer of the installer package for
> > > Staroffice on this as well. The big news is that Sun has decided to
> > > release the source code for its StarOffice suite under the GPL. 
> > > (see http://www.sun.com/developers/openoffice/). It won't be released
> > > until Oct. 13, but they already have some mailing lists getting busy
> > > at openoffice.org. 
> > 
> > If noone with a better qualification (Martin?) wants to package
> > StarOffice, I will send an ITP.
> I considered this as well, but can't do anything with it (obviously) until
> after I've moved.  Of course, there isn't anything to do until this fall,
> but hey.

If you want to package it I won't be against it. You are someone "with a
better qualification".


A "No" uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a
"Yes" merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
                -- Mahatma Ghandi

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