Re: [OT] Office programs for linux?

From: Jochen Cichon (
Date: Fri May 10 2002 - 15:44:38 CEST

> > Could you recomend some office programs for linux, I'm mostly
> > intrested in small and fast ones, compatibly with M$ products is
> > not needed.
> > I have tried OpenOffice and StarOffice, but they were far too slow
> > and big :(
> What do you think qabout Tex and a good simple editor ?

Yep. Thats fine.
And for tables etc... there is sc (Spreadsheat Calculator), which is very
good. (Console tool)
For databases a good choice is mSQL (cos that is not so big)

> > And does any of you have any experience about kde-3, is it worth
> > upgrading from kde-2?
> KDE is IMHO very slow. I prefer fvwm2 it is fast small and simple.

Also yes.
I run xfce :) But there we are all different.
And if anyone likes it very small. have a look at aewm :)


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