29th March 2007
OpenOffice.org 2.2 released
OpenOffice.org 2.2 (X11) for Mac OS X is now available for download. Please note that this release requires Mac OS X 10.4 or later (with latest software updates is recommended). Java 1.5 is currently required for this release, which can be installed through Apple's Software Update.
OpenOffice.org 2.2 is an important new release and all should download it, as it resolves security issues and includes significant enhancements. These are both general and specific. A full list of the new features and fixes is given in our release notes, but among them:
- Enhanced text display throughout
- Better support for Pivot Tables in Calc
- Several key improvements in Base
- A more robust Mac version for X11
- ... And many more
The OpenOffice.org Mac Porting Project aims to port OpenOffice.org to run on Mac OS X natively without X11.
The OpenOffice.org Community is an international team of volunteer and sponsored contributors who develop, support, and promote the leading open-source office productivity suite, OpenOffice.org®. OpenOffice.org's leading edge software technology (UNO) is also available for developers, systems integrators, etc to use in OpenOffice.org extensions or in their own applications.
OpenOffice.org supports the Open Document Format for Office Applications (OpenDocument) OASIS Standard (ISO/IEC 26300) as well as legacy industry file formats and is available on major computing platforms and with native language support in over 80 languages. OpenOffice.org software is provided under the GNU Lesser General Public Licence (LGPL) and may be used free of charge for any purpose, private or commercial.
The OpenOffice.org Community acknowledges generous sponsorship from a number of companies, including Sun Microsystems, the founding sponsor and primary contributor.
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