[Libreoffice] Free JRE for Windows?

Cesare Leonardi celeonar at gmail.com
Sat Mar 12 09:07:33 PST 2011

On 12/03/2011 10:26, Francois Tigeot wrote:
> For the rest, I believe Java is still needed for some wizards and Base.
> I can't be 100% sure, these are not parts of LO I'm familiar with.

In the past i've tried the Windows version for some times without Java, 
for very simple tasks and i recall it is rather usable.
I remember this bug report where perhaps you could find useful infos:

Here you can see that Java is used also by extensions and LibreOffice 
includes some of them by default. You can see their names when you run a 
LibreOffice app without quickstart loaded.
Others reports that also spellchecking could be affected by the lack of 
Moreover, if i recall correctly, also mail merge has some connections 
with Java.

But since the bug report and my experience are from 3.3.0 beta and 
release candidate, perhaps the situations is now improved.



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