Re: [wpmac] Re: New Neo-Office improved WordPerfect import
- Dear Steven
>Smokey Ardisson wrote:
>> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Harald Sundt <h_sundt@p...> wrote:
>>> * Significantly improved import of WordPerfect for Macintosh
>> There have been no *additional* improvements to the WP-Mac import since
>> NeoOffice 1.2 Alpha with Patch-5 (roughly my post at
>> <http://groups.yahoo.com/group/wordperfectmac/message/2333>), for the
>> curious--but the app is now a Beta, for those who find Alpha milestones
>> unpalatable :-)
>Where did you find the Beta? When I looked at the site, all I saw
>was the Alpha.
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- My experience has been that NeoOffice does not print well. There are kerning
problems, letters ran together, etc.
On 1/2/06 12:40 PM, "Harald Sundt" <h_sundt@...> wrote:
> Product Description:
> NeoOffice is a fully-featured set of office applications (including
> word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, and drawing programs) for
> Mac OS X. Based on the OpenOffice.org office suite, NeoOffice
> incorporates dozens of native Mac features and can import, edit, and
> exchange files with other popular office programs such as Microsoft
> Office. Unlike the Mac OS X release of OpenOffice.org, NeoOffice does
> not require the X11 windowing system.
> Released as free, open-source software under the GNU General Public
> License (GPL), NeoOffice is fully functional and stable enough for
> everyday use. The software is actively developed, and updates and
> improvements are available on a regular basis.
> What's new in this version:
> * Better support for multiple monitors
> * Additional improvements in font handling and text layout
> * Significantly improved import of WordPerfect for
> Macintosh documents via libwpd-0.8.4
> * Fixes for many additional bugs reported against 1.2 Alpha
> * Requires Mac OS X 10.3 or later
> * For a more complete list of changes since NeoOffice/J
> 1.1, see the release notes.
- Woops. AbiWord is the program that has the problems with printing, not
On 1/3/06 1:07 PM, "Robert Marrott" <marrottr@...> wrote:
> My experience has been that NeoOffice does not print well. There are kerning
> problems, letters ran together, etc.
- --- In email@example.com, Geoff Gilbert <Geoff@e...> wrote:
> >Where did you find the Beta? When I looked at the site, all I saw<http://www.planamesa.com/neojava/download.php> has all the download mirrors (which are worldwide, but rotated). www.neooffice.org doesn't have much content on it these days, so it's always the last to get updated, alas. <http://www.planamesa.com/neojava/> and <http://neowiki.sixthcrusade.com/index.php/NeoOffice_Release_Notes> will have more up-to-date info (the latter keeping you apprised of new patches as well).
> >was the Alpha.
> Dear Steven
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, Robert Marrott <marrottr@b...> wrote:
>That's definitely AbiWord ;) It sounds like they have an idea of how to fix it, but haven't mplemented it yet <http://bugzilla.abisource.com/show_bug.cgi?id=9536>.
> Woops. AbiWord is the program that has the problems with printing, not
> On 1/3/06 1:07 PM, "Robert Marrott" <marrottr@b...> wrote:
> > My experience has been that NeoOffice does not print well. There are kerning
> > problems, letters ran together, etc.
> > RLM