Open Office on the Mac
sshaw at decriptor.com
Tue Dec 30 19:56:18 MST 2008
On Tue, Dec 30, 2008 at 5:25 PM, Devlin Daley <devlin at instructure.com> wrote:
>>> I grabbed two files I had lying around and got these numbers:
>>> odt | pdf | hybrid pdf
>>> 12K 32K 40K
>>> 16K 68K 80K
>>> -- Devlin
>> Not bad. Thanks for putting that to the test. It looks like in those
>> cases there's about 4k of shared data, assuming the pdf embedded OOo is
>> still compressed. I got the impression that it's not part of OOo 3 by
>> default? If not, where do you get that extension? I'll be moving to
>> OOo 3 as soon as I upgrade to OpenSuse 11.1.
> Not part of OOo 3 by default. It's an inaccurately named extension
> from Sun Microsystems called PDF Importer. (ok, so it actually does
> try to import pdfs and convert them into odf, so that's the origin of
> the name). It adds a new checkbox to the PDF export dialog box. You
> must also have this extension to open hybrid pdf files.
> It's in beta.
> -- Devlin
My wife runs into a lot of crashes with open office 3 on her mac.
Any one else having issues like this?
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