Yokemate of Keyboards
Posts: 11447 from 2003/5/22
>> "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:
> 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.