Re: version of openoffice packages in testing/unstable
On Mon, 2006-03-20 at 10:44 +0100, Dr. Zimmermann wrote:
> Hi all,
> does anyone know what anticipates the compilation of newer openoffice
> packages ?
> The SPARC version stays at 2.0.0-5 while i386 and PPC versions have been
> to 2.0.1-5 several weeks ago in testing and recently to 2.0.2-1 in unstable.
> I have meandered through several CVS and Bugreport pages without finding
> any hint.
You should ask on the Debian oo.o list. Perhaps there is a need for
more Debian packagers for Sparc oo.o.
Going one step upstream, Jim Watson's .tar.bz2 multi-RPM packages are
quite usable with Debian (at least as single-user installs). These are
available from Openoffice.org mirrors, in the contrib/linuxsparc
directory. Jim is up to 2.0.2. You also need to find install_linux.sh
for oo.o. Maybe the one here will work:
For future reference, Jim's port wiki page is: