hamei wrote:There is the true value of open source ... some day, maybe someone can fix the p.o.s.
I'm honestly a bit shocked it's this crashprone, has that much changed since 1999?
hamei wrote:It's still less work than writing a completely new word processor from scratch, yes ?
Oh no doubt, this was written by pros with the intent of creating a commercial product, it's 313 C++ files and 436 header files with 83 makefiles, anything but a quick hack. I suspect the authors gave up when Sun open sourced Star Office into Open Office. That had to have sucked for them...