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Re: Highly recommended openoffice packages

On Tue, 12 Oct 2010 14:42:22 +0000, T o n g wrote:

> On Mon, 11 Oct 2010 14:06:06 +0000, T o n g wrote:
>> I only want to install a minimum set, eg, openoffice.org-writer,
>> openoffice.org-calc and openoffice.org-impress, but am wonder if any
>> other packages are recommended and worthwhile to install as well.
>>From http://itmanagement.earthweb.com/osrc/article.php/3903621/Goodbye-
> OpenOffice-Nice-Knowing-You.htm
> [OOo's] "spellchecker and grammar-checker components were and are
> terrible"

No much more terrible than MS Office ones :-P

> . . . What is needed is the Extension from Open Office called
> LanguageTool http://www.languagetool.org/
> Do we have a corresponding Debian package for that?

I'm not in the need for that tool (default spell and grammar checkers are 
fine), but it looks like an OOo extension so it should be simple to 
install, just care about its requirements.



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