[svlug] KDE, GNOME, OpenOffice, Konqueror, Nautilus, StarOffice

hvrietsc@yahoo.com hvrietsc at yahoo.com
Sun Jan 27 12:23:01 PST 2002


openoffice is MUCH faster then staroffice ever was and it supports
a LOT more of the weird M$ doc and powerpoint features. so far
from all the non M$ office tools i have tried, openoffice is the best
but still not perfect.

On Sun, Jan 27, 2002 at 11:50:58AM -0800, Craig Oda - Personal email wrote:
> After using GNOME for a while, I tried out KDE and was surprised that
> after an hour of use, it seems a lot better to me than GNOME.
> Nautilus is fairly slow compared to konqueror and konqueror is faster
> than Mozilla as a browser.  Also, there is a lot better integration of
> konqueror and apps such as koffice than anything I've seen between
> nautilus and the gnome office tools.  The one thing I'm wondering
> about is openoffice.  It seems fairly slow right now, but it does have
> the advantage of running on windows too.  So, if I'm going to learn
> new features, I was thinking of learning them once.  My question is
> what are other people doing about Linux as a business desktop?
> 
> The primary thing I like about KDE is the extent to which konqueror is
> integrated into everything.  However, I'm worried that koffice may not
> have the same level of features as StarOffice 6.  Suggestions from anyone?
> 
> -- Craig
> 
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