Skip to main content
Message Font: Serif | Sans-Serif
No. of Recommendations: 0
A few weeks ago there was a thread about which software package to use for writing. In that thread I expressed reservations about other programs' interoperability with MS Word. All of the Linux-based WP programs that I had tested in 2000 fell short in that regard.

It looks like some packages have been making progress since then. Here is a review of StarOffice (and a brief mention of OpenOffice, from which StarOffice was derived) which touts StarOffice's interoperability as excellent, at a much lower price than MS Word's.,4149,1309332,00.asp

Print the post  


When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.