[tdf-discuss] Adding the browser to Libreoffice
tim at weberpafrica.com
Thu Nov 8 13:39:02 PST 2012
I can see the point behind working with one or more of the open source
browsers to better integrate libreoffice with the browser. I can even see
the point of offering that browser as part of the download, but I am not
convinced that writing yet another open source browser is a good idea. It
seems a waste of developer resources and it would be unlikely that enough
good developers could be attracted to do the work in order to compete with
the established projects.
I use coffee every day in the office but I don't expect libreoffice to
supply me with it :-)
Just my 2p for what its worth I am not a libreoffice developer.
On 8 November 2012 21:04, Randolph D. <rdohm321 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Dear all,
> after some talks with some board members, the request rised to include more
> members and developers in the idea of adding a browser to Libreoffice.
> We know this needs time and work, but would not be impossible to add it to
> the installer and create a place to be for it, and see, how the community
> reacts to it and requests more interaction. This security orientated webkit
> browser would be a good codebasis for that:
> Any pro or cons from anyone? No person in the office works today without
> the internet, the consequence is, an office suite needs or could provide an
> open source browser. Anyone interested to test or join the idea or
> recommendations for the steps to plan?
> Regards Randolph
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