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Postby rodgreenwood on Fri Dec 22, 2006 4:37 am

I have loaded Bea onto my computer but fortunately kept Barbara on my other partition as I really like your ubuntu production. However, it appears in your efforts to get Open Office 2.1 into circulation you have omitted to include ...base as I have files in a database format which I cannot use on Bea.
Please could anyone tell me how I can get through this problem. I have tried the usual synaptic package management side of things without success. Please could you also provide the COMPLETE openoffice suite when upgrading in the future.
Thanking you in anticipation
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Postby tomcat1965 on Tue Jan 02, 2007 9:56 am

If you have a BitTorent client point it at Linuxtracker where I have posted the complete OO 2.1 suite as .deb's ( I had to make them as no OO 2.1 debs available for Debian)..... They all work and install quickly just add them to the Applications>Office menu.

Here is the URL: http://linuxtracker.org/torrents-details.php?id=3349

Step 1 "sudo chmod 777 *.deb"

Step 2 "sudo dpkg -i *.deb"

Step 3 "sudo dpkg -i openoffice.org-debian-menus*.deb"

Now you have all the .debs installed and in the correct menu location...enjoy.
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