[blfs-dev] libreoffice-4.1.1

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Fri Aug 30 15:12:00 PDT 2013

Fernando de Oliveira wrote:
> Installing in /opt/libreoffice- is as easy as changing replacing
> the prefix. I have always used in /opt/.., not in /usr. Is it OK to
> change the page so that the user is left with the choice between the two?


> I never use the dependencies: Redland-1.0.16 (which requires
> Rasqal-0.9.30 > Raptor-2.0.10, all started by R's), OpenLDAP-2.4.36,
> Berkeley DB-6.0.20 and unixODBC-2.3.1. Is it OK to move them to Optional?

OK with me.

> Python 2 can be used, instead of Python 3 (this is how I use). Is it OK
> to add in Recommended 2 as alternative to 3?

No issues there.

> Thanks, Ken, for discussing these matters with me.
> BTW:
> Bruce, is ok to use my system with corrected glibc for development and
> tag 7.4? I did tag the java and icedtea-web using it.

Yes, I think so.  What you have is 7.7-rc2 with the exception that I 
updated the kernel from 3.10.9 to 3.10.10 in -rc2.

> Can we go on tagging packages, or need to reinstall everything from
> scratch? I think I am not the only one in doubt about this.

I will continue.  If something comes up, which I think is quite 
doubtful, there is always the errata page.

   -- Bruce

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