[Libreoffice] LibreOffice and Java

Constantin Makshin cmakshin at gmail.com
Wed Oct 20 11:25:32 PDT 2010

AFAIK, Java is optional and is used to extend core LO functionality.

Are the warnings you get related to Java-based extensions? If yes and you're on Windows, there's a thread with a suggestion to improve the LibreOffice installer
Unfortunately, that thread seems to be unnoticed/ignored by LO developers.

On Wednesday 20 October 2010 03:50:45 Cesare Leonardi wrote:
> Hi all.
> There's a thing not clear to me and that involved go-oo too: the 
> relationship between LibreOffice and Java. Here i'm referring to the 
> Windows environment but under Linux/Mac should be the same.
> Is it Java a requirements or it is considered an optional component?
> If Java isn't installed the user can see many warnings and some part of 
> the suite doesn't work, but the biggest part works. But Java isn't 
> provided with the installer as with OpenOffice...
> I'd like to hear your point of view.
> Cesare.

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