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Weblog:   OpenOffice.org Saves my Day, Again
Subject:   Um...Open Office?
Date:   2003-05-09 07:47:17
From:   anonymous2
As an O'Reilly contributor catering to a heavily geek crowd, shouldn't he have at least taken the time, before writing this article, to realize that Open Office is a trademarked name and that the office suite that is the basis for Sun's StarOffce is actually called OpenOffice.org?


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  • Jonathan Gennick photo Um...Open Office?
    2003-06-01 17:23:40  Jonathan Gennick | O'Reilly AuthorO'Reilly Blogger [View]

    I corrected the article, and also my previous OpenOffice.org article. I must say though, that going forward this ".org" business will be a losing battle. The words "OpenOffice dot org" are just too much of a mouthful for the average man-on-the-street to want to bother with.

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