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Re: Any way to convert Word 7 files?

On Tue, 13 Apr 1999, Anthony Campbell wrote:

> On 13 Apr 1999, Anthony Campbell wrote:
> > I've a nasty feeling the answer is going to be  "no", but I wonder whether
> > there is any way to convert or read a Word 7 file on linux?
> > 
> > Or do I have to borrow a Windows machine and convert it to txt?
> > 
> > 
> > 
> Thanks to all who replied about this. A lot of you suggested WP8 but I was
> unable to get this to install, possibly because it doesn't work with kernel
> 2.2.x. Anyway, I don't think it's worth the amount of disk space it would
> take (I like vim/latex).

WP8 works for me with 2.2.5 (although it acts a bit funny with certain
window managers, like icewm-gnome).


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