This chapter contains applications that bundle all the essential needs of everyday office workers into one neat 'little' package. The benefits are a consistent user interface and cooperation between applications.
KOffice is the integrated office suite for KDE. It provides native OASIS OpenDocument format support.
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Download size: 54 MB
Estimated disk space required: 420 MB (additional 867 MB for API docs)
Estimated build time: 40 SBU (additional 4.4 SBU for API docs)
KOffice has many localization packages in the form of: koffice-l10n-<xx>-1.6.1.tar.bz2. The <xx> is a two to seven character code for the country covered. The sizes of these files range from about 0.4 MB to 4.6 MB.
KOffice l10n package listing: http://download.kde.org/stable/koffice-1.6.1/src/koffice-l10n/
Download MD5 sums: http://mirrors.isc.org/pub/kde/stable/koffice-1.6.1/src/MD5SUMS
Aspell-0.60.4, Python-2.4.4, PostgreSQL-8.1.3 (for kexi), MySQL-5.0.21 (plugin), little cms-1.15 and ImageMagick-6.2.8-0 (required for krita), OpenEXR (for enhanced image processing), libwv2 (for MS Word filter), libwpd (for Wordperfect filter), libpaper, Graphviz-2.8, and Doxygen-1.4.6 (the last two to build API documentation)
Install KOffice with the following commands:
./configure --prefix=$KDE_PREFIX --disable-debug \ --disable-dependency-tracking && make
If you wish to create the API documentation and you have Doxygen and Graphviz installed, make apidox must be done before make install.
This package does not come with a test suite.
Now, as the root user:
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Last updated on 2007-02-02 00:37:46 -0600