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Re: Where is Openoffice?

Nino on NetBSD 4.0 wrote:
Dear all,

A few days ago I tried installing Openoffice3... but then I noticed, only the 
Suse-simulation-version was available (i.e., openoffice3-bin). Does anyone know 
why the native version has been removed? - It is, as a matter of fact, still 
listed in the list of all packages, but when you look into the directory, there 
is no package for it.

(The bin-version installed fine, this of course should be stressed. I just generally 
prefer "BSD without Linux". Nothing against Linux, on the contrary, but I do 
have some concerns that this Linux emulation thing is making BSD but a capsule for 

Kind regards,


It's still in pkgsrc, and has been updated recently. If you are looking
at the binary packages, perhaps it hasn't been rebuilt yet.

[chris@boggler]$ ls -d /usr/pkgsrc/misc/openoffice*

[chris@boggler]$ ls -l /usr/pkgsrc/misc/openoffice3
total 120
drwxr-xr-x   2 root  wheel    512 Sep 14 11:43 CVS
-rw-r--r--   1 root  wheel    754 Oct 14  2008 DESCR
-rw-r--r--   1 root  wheel    875 Nov 19  2008 MESSAGE
-rw-r--r--   1 root  wheel   8230 Sep 14 11:43 Makefile
-rw-r--r--   1 root  wheel    515 Nov 22  2008 Makefile.FreeBSD
-rw-r--r--   1 root  wheel    641 Feb 16  2009 Makefile.NetBSD
-rw-r--r--   1 root  wheel  24237 May 10 20:35 PLIST
-rw-r--r--   1 root  wheel   5751 Sep 14 11:43 distinfo
-rw-r--r--   1 root  wheel   4692 Sep 14 11:43
drwxr-xr-x   3 root  wheel   2048 Sep 14 11:43 patches
drwxr-xr-x  13 root  wheel   1024 Sep 15 10:32 work


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