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FW: [SLUG] desktop publishing software


Arg, must remember to reply to list...

1 minor addition: Is it likely that openoffice will support saving files as
pdfs in future?

Rob T

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Robert Tillsley 
> Sent: Wednesday, 19 March 2003 9:31 AM
> To: 'Ken Foskey'
> Subject: RE: [SLUG] desktop publishing software
> 
> 
> > Browse the openoffice.org discuss list.  There was a 
> > discussion on this
> > there.
> 
> I'll see if I can get a chance to browse it. 
> 
> > A comment was made that the draw part of OOo is a DTP,  I 
> > just pass this
> > on without comment though.  Might just be bravado.
> 
> I think in the print industry, using a standard package is 
> pretty important, especially if you start working with 
> colour. I must admit I'm not very familiar with openoffice, 
> I've installed it on windows, but haven't really had a chance 
> to play it, and have installed it on my laptop in linux and 
> again, haven't yet had a chance to play with it. I do 
> remember looking at it and thinking that the floating 
> paragraph box was very DTP-ish.
> 
> I wonder how long it will take for Adobe to put out its 
> products with linux compatibility.
> 
> > > If you are not the intended receipient (or authorised to 
> > Your mail admin cannot spell :-) ^^^^^^^ Followups and flame wars to
> > chat...
> 
> "use of the intended recipient(s). Any review, use,"  Thats 
> what I saw on the bottom of what I sent to slug...
> 
> Cheers
> 
> Rob T
> 
> 
> > > -- 
> > > Thanks
> > > KenF
> > > OpenOffice.org developer
> > 
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