OpenSUSE 11.2

Getting the source

1. The latest source can be obtained from the Go-oo project git repository.
	sudo zypper install git
	git clone git://anongit.freedesktop.org/git/ooo-build/ooo-build
	cd ooo-build
2. Older images can be found in
	http://download.go-oo.org/
The latest stable version is currently OpenOffice 3.2.1.3
	http://download.go-oo.org/OOO320/ooo-build-3.2.1.3.tar.gz

Building

	./configure --with-distro=SUSE-11.2 --disable-kde
	./download
	make
	bin/ooinstall 

Dependencies

	sudo zypper install	ant ant-apache-regexp autoconf automake bison boost-devel ccache
				cups-devel flex gcc gcc-c++ gnome-vfsmm-devel gperf gstreamer010-devel
				gstreamer010-plugins-base-devel gtk2 gtk2-devel hunspell-devel icu
				java-1_5_0-sun-devel libcurl-devel libdb-4_5-devel libexpat-devel libicu-devel 
				libkde4-devel libpng-devel libqt4-devel libwpd-devel libwpg-devel
				libwps-devel libxml libxml2-devel libxslt libxslt-devel lpsolve-devel
				make mono-devel mozilla-xulrunner191-devel neon-devel openldap2-devel
				pam-devel patch perl-Archive-Zip perl-SOAP-Lite poppler-devel
				postgresql-devel python-devel subversion unixODBC-devel zip

The Java Development Kit (JDK) is also needed. It should be installed in /usr/local/.

Tested on a VM image from http://www.thoughtpolice.co.uk/vmware/

Other resources

OpenOffice.org build guide

Main page

Contact Information

Wei Ming Khoo
University of Cambridge
Computer Laboratory
15 JJ Thomson Avenue
Cambridge CB3 0FD
United Kingdom

wmk26[AT]cam[DOT]ac[DOT]uk