• Yokemate of Keyboards
    Yokemate of Keyboards
    Posts: 11447 from 2003/5/22
    From: Germany
    >> "Make use of" is not the same as "require". Fact is that older
    >> versions made the same use of Java that current versions do, but
    >> it's not required and never was. See:
    >> http://wiki.openoffice.org/wiki/Java_and_OpenOffice.org

    > Strange, since the first line of the link you post reads this, Andreas
    >>Java is required for complete OpenOffice.org functionality

    Not strange at all. Java is not required to run OpenOffice.org. I used it to write my master's thesis and for that didn't rely on any functionality requiring Java. Thus, "complete OpenOffice.org functionality" is something I think most people can live without.
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