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Old 01-29-2002, 01:45 PM   #1
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What software will run on Linux, ie Word,Excel,Access;or what Windows compatible software will run on Linux; or what word processor, spreadsheet and database will run on linux?
 
Old 01-29-2002, 01:47 PM   #2
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none.. unless its been ported over to the *nix environment or you use a emulator like Wine, Win4Lin or VMware...
 
Old 01-29-2002, 05:23 PM   #3
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Humm, it seems to have lost my comments, I'll put them in again now.

If you don't mind spending the time learning the language, you can easily produce some very good results with LaTeX.

http://octoped.net/linux/lx-win-faq.html#swcompat

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Old 01-29-2002, 06:54 PM   #4
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Star Office is the answer to all your office utility/app needs. http://www.sun.com/software/star/staroffice/5.2/
 
  


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