Re: Slow but steady, please

2015-09-16 Thread Louis Suárez-Potts
Hi, > On 14 Sep 15, at 20:13, Pedro Giffuni wrote: > > Hi Bruce; > > I just looked a bit ... > Calligra does look nice and I see it has advanced quite nicely. > > There's probably still the issue of multi-platform support but it > is certainly refreshing to see something

Re: Slow but steady, please

2015-09-14 Thread Kay Schenk
On 09/14/2015 03:18 PM, Pedro Giffuni wrote: > Hello; > > This may sound controversial, and is indeed just IMHO, but I am afraid > that the general Office-suite marketplace is stuck and people shouldn't > expect much more from it. I don't find this controversial at all. It sounds rather

Re: Slow but steady, please

2015-09-14 Thread Pedro Giffuni
Hi Bruce; I just looked a bit ... Calligra does look nice and I see it has advanced quite nicely. There's probably still the issue of multi-platform support but it is certainly refreshing to see something different. Thanks, Pedro. On 09/14/15 17:18, Pedro Giffuni wrote: Hello; This may

Re: Slow but steady, please

2015-09-14 Thread Pedro Giffuni
Hello; This may sound controversial, and is indeed just IMHO, but I am afraid that the general Office-suite marketplace is stuck and people shouldn't expect much more from it. Basically I find myself repeating the idea of the 90's where the version of the

Re: Slow but steady, please

2015-09-14 Thread Bruce Byfield
On Monday 14 September 2015 05:18:38 PM Pedro Giffuni wrote: > Hello; > > This may sound controversial, and is indeed just IMHO, but I am afraid > that the general Office-suite marketplace is stuck and people shouldn't > expect much more from it. Have you looked at Calligra Suite? It has some

Slow but steady, please

2015-09-13 Thread Dennis E. Hamilton
I think the Wikipedia editing adventure did not have a good ending. That is to be expected. I think that there is no point in attempting to edit Wikipedia in situations such as this. These things invariably end badly. On the other hand, there are level-headed folk out there, and you might

Re: Slow but steady, please

2015-09-13 Thread Bruce Byfield
On Sunday 13 September 2015 08:33:37 AM Dennis E. Hamilton wrote: > On the other hand, there are level-headed folk out there, and you might find > this heartening: > > Blog/Apache-OpenOffice-Not-Dead-Yet>. > > There's