[Lvlug] Business Selling Computers
Thu, 06 Jun 2002 07:55:30 -0400
Daniel S. Washko wrote:
> More sophisticated users are either going to install Linux themselves, or
> not be pleased with how OpenOffice is not MS Office, or the Gimp is not
> Photoshop. Since chiliware went under, there doesn't seem to be a
> replacement for Publisher.
I guess Publisher is for desktop publishing.
* Is (was) whatever chiliware wrote/sold open source or GPL? (Will
it be (did it have one of those licenses where the software becomes GPL
or open source after a period of time (or after the next release, or if
the company goes out of business)?
* Anybody paying attention to Scribus for desktop publishing?
* Anybody use KWord? I understand it is frame-based (if that's a
good description) which means it might be able to be used for some
desktop publishing stuff.