Talk:LibreOffice Writer

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Contested deletion[edit]

This page should not be speedy deleted because... --123465421jhytwretpo98721654 (talk) 12:27, 10 June 2011 (UTC)

this article is very similar to the article for openoffice, but since openoffice is being discontinued (the trademark is being retired by oracle) and the libreoffice fork is becoming the default successor to openoffice.

ubuntu rhel, suse and google have all switched to libreoffice therefore this software needs its own article, right now the two articles are almost identical since the two apps are almost identical but with time the codebases are diverging (openoffice is no longer being developed)

Version history[edit]

im thinking of adding a version table like here Microsoft_Word#Versions since keeping track of the version history is important and also quite common for software articles, any thoughts? — Preceding unsigned comment added by 123465421jhytwretpo98721654 (talkcontribs) 12:34, 28 July 2011 (UTC)

Sure that would work as long as you have refs you can cite for each version. The release notes should suffice for that. - Ahunt (talk) 17:25, 28 July 2011 (UTC)
And if it's kept up to date. Otherwise it should be deleted. 107.9.45.143 (talk) 04:46, 1 June 2014 (UTC)

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Suggestion to improve features listing[edit]

The features should be divided more or less as follows (here in no particular order) —

  • Functions that are common to all major word processing applications;
  • Functions unique to OpenOffice Writer and LibreOffice Writer and shared by both (compared to the industry standard);
  • Functions that set LibreOffice apart from OpenOffice.

-Mardus (talk) 02:23, 14 August 2014 (UTC)