Free Libre Open Source Software (FLOSS)

Why Open Source Software / Free Software (OSS/FS)? Look at the Numbers!
List of free and open-source software packages - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Open Source Software Is Commercial
FSF Europe - World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS)
Free Software (a.k.a. "Libre Software" or "Open Source")
On the role of Free Software
FSF Europe - Weltgipfel der Informationsgesellschaft (WSIS)
"Freie Software" (a.k.a. "Libre Software" oder "Open Source")
Ueber die Rolle Freier Software
Two Bits
The Cultural Significance of Free Software
Free book on Free Software by Christopher M. Kelty
Why Schools Should Exclusively Use Free Software - GNU Project - Free Software Foundation (FSF)
Weshalb Schulen ausschließlich freie Software verwenden sollten
Freie Software zwischen Privat- und Gemeineigentum
von Volker Grassmuck
Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung
An Introduction To Open Source Software Development | Where Open Source Multiplies
Published | - Free Software News
The hacking business model -
FLOSS final report index - Free/Libre and Open Source Software: Survey and Study
Software Wars map by Li-Cheng Tai
Eric Raymond's Home Page
The Cathedral and the Bazaar
Die Kathedrale und der Basar
is tech a meritocracy?
The Post-Meritocracy Manifesto
Open Source Jahrbuch
Zwischen Softwareentwicklung und Gesellschaftsmodell
heise open - Open Source im Unternehmen
Free & Open Source Jobs -
The first website exclusively for Free & Open Source jobs.
Open Source Press: Startseite
The Architecture of Open Source Applications
In these two books, the authors of four dozen open source applications explain how their software is structured, and why.

Start Contributing

Open Advice
Open Advice is a knowledge collection from a wide variety of Free Software projects. It answers the question what 42 prominent contributors would have liked to know when they started so you can get a head-start no matter how and where you contribute.
This book is the answer to "What would you have liked to know when you started contributing?". The authors give insights into the many different talents it takes to make a successful software project, coding of course but also design, translation, marketing and other skills.
Getting Started in Open Source |
10 ways to contribute to an open source project without writing code |
14 Ways to Contribute to Open Source without Being a Programming Genius or a Rock Star
A Beginner’s Very Bumpy Journey Through The World of Open Source
Hey newbie open source contributors: please blog more.
Teaching Open Source
Open Source Guides | Learn how to launch and grow your project.
Free & Open Source Jobs -

Community Building

// in Europe
A list of Free, Libre and/or Open Source Software (related) events happening in Europe.
The open source way
The open source way is a way of thinking about how people collaborate within a community to achieve common goals and interests.
Art Of Community Online | The Book On Community Management, by Jono Bacon
The critically acclaimed The Art of Community by Jono Bacon and published by O’Reilly brings together over a decade of experience in growing, empowering, and leading communities to success.
Community |
Articles about community, sharing tips for getting new contributors, how to make newcomers feel welcome, how to encourage and support a healthy community, and more.
Producing Open Source Software
is a book about the human side of open source development. It describes how successful projects operate, the expectations of users and developers, and the culture of free software. The book is released under an open copyright: it is available in bookstores and from the publisher (O'Reilly Media), or you can browse or download it here.
Google software engineer Jessica Frazelle on the life of a large scale open source project |
Ten thoughts on community leadership - Florian Effenberger
We need Sustainable Free and Open Source Communities
Ten simple rules for helping newcomers become contributors to open projects
Social rules - Recurse Center
The Open Organization | Resources for building open organizations
Red Hat People team · GitHub
Open Decision Framework, Open Management Practices, ...
Outreachy | Internships Supporting Diversity in Tech - Outreachy
The complex reality of adopting a meaningful code of conduct | Subfictional Studios
Code of Conduct Enforcement Warning Signs – Otter Tech Consulting Weekly Edition for January 21, 2010 []
LCA: How to destroy your community. By Jonathan Corbet. Seriously. I mean..

GNU and the Free Software Foundation (FSF)

GNU's Not Unix! - the GNU Project and the Free Software Foundation (FSF)
Georg's Brave GNU World - GNU Project - Free Software Foundation (FSF)
GNU is Not Unix (.DE)
The GNU Assembly — The GNU Assembly
Free Software Foundation Europe
The Fellowship - Fellowship of FSFE
Planet - Fellowship of FSFE
The blog aggregator for the Fellowship of the Free Software Foundation Europe.
Spread the word! - FSFE
Advocacy - FSFE Fellowship Wiki

Project Sites

Open source resources: organizations, projects, application, and events |
How to Spread The Word About Your Code ✩ Mozilla Hacks – the Web developer blog
open events platform, calendar of events related to Free Software
Comparison of Free/Open Source Project Hosting (FOSPHost) Sites Available for Hosting Projects Externally from Project Owners
FreshPorts -- the place for ports
Affero Project
Affero's software project was created to facilitate funding for Free Software and Open Source projects and to facilitate more effective dialogue among groups.
The Linux Foundation
freenode IRC
The Open and Free Technology Community aims to provide stable and effective collaboration services. IRC, Mail, Web, Newsgroup, CVS.
Well, that was 2001 ;-)
CryptPad: Zero Knowledge, Collaborative Real Time Editing
Source code at GitHub - xwiki-labs/cryptpad: Unity is Strength - Collaboration is Key - CryptPad is the zero knowledge realtime collaborative editor.
The Non-Profit Collaboration Project. Formerly TeaHub.
The only single product for the complete DevOps lifecycle - GitLab | GitLab
Handbook | GitLab
The GitLab team handbook is the central repository for how they run the company. An open source handbook of an open source company.
GitHub (1clr-code-hosting)
Open Hub, the open source network Open Source Software Engineering
Open Source Initiative OSI
Open Source Initiative OSI - Halloween Documents
The OSDA Initiative
Software in the Public Interest, Inc.
BBC - OpenSource
In an effort to bring open-source ideals to the world of multimedia the Foundation develops a multitude of amazing products. This wiki describes our free and open protocols and software.
Advogato at
ReactOS is an Open Source effort to develop a quality operating system that is compatible with Windows NT applications and drivers.
Framasoft ~ Change the world one byte at a time
Open Source Design
A community of designers and developers pushing more open design processes and improving the user experience and interface design of open source software.
Tango Desktop Project
The Tango Desktop Project exists to create a consistent user experience for free and Open Source software with graphical user interfaces.
SchoolTool - The SchoolTool Project
SchoolTool is a project to develop a common global school administration infrastructure that is freely available under an Open Source licence.
Jahr 1 nach Snowden - gnUNI-linux
Initiativen-Konzept "gnUNI-linux"
gnUNI-linux ist ein Initiativen-Konzept, um die IT-Strukturen öffentlicher Bildungsträger so zu gestalten, dass sie von denen, die diese nutzen, plausibel kontrolliert und mitgestaltet werden können.
GitHub - pretalx/pretalx: Conference planning tool
pretalx is a conference planning tool focused on providing the best experience for organisers, speakers, reviewers, and attendees alike. It handles the submission process with a configurable Call for Participation, the reviewing and selection of submissions, and the scheduling and release handling. After the event, pretalx allows speakers to receive feedback, upload their slides, and organisers to embed recordings.
frab - conference management system
frab is a web-based conference planning and management system. It helps to collect submissions, to manage talks and speakers and to create a schedule.
The successor of Pentabarf.
GitHub - tomster/halfnarp: 31C3 Fahrplan conflict resolution service
A simple REST-based companion to the frab conference management system that allows users to register which talks they want to attend in order for the organizers to arrange a schedule (a.k.a. Fahrplan) with as few conflicts as possible.
Open Source Event Manager
Event Management App tailored to Free Software Conferences.
Open Conference Systems | Public Knowledge Project
Open Conference Systems (OCS) is a free Web publishing tool that will create a complete Web presence for your scholarly conference.
GitHub - pretix/pretix: Ticket shop application for conferences, festivals, concerts, tech events, shows, exhibitions, workshops, barcamps, etc., the open source ticket reservation system
Nextcloud erfolgreich einführen: Checklisten für Ihre Organisation - Pro-Linux
Code Shelter
Code Shelter is a collective of volunteer software developers that aims to help with maintaining popular open source projects whose authors need a hand or don't have the time to maintain them any more.
Liberapay is a recurrent donations platform. We help you fund the creators and projects you appreciate.
The Mozilla project maintains choice and innovation on the Internet by developing the acclaimed, open source, Mozilla 1.6 web and email suite and related products and technology.
Mozilla 1.0.0 Party
Bug 175194 - Mozilla 2.0 party!

Law & Licenses

Free Software Licensing Resources — Free Software Foundation — working together for free software
Various Licenses and Comments about Them - GNU Project - Free Software Foundation (FSF)
Licenses & Standards | Open Source Initiative
SPDX License List | Software Package Data Exchange (SPDX)
The SPDX License List is a list of commonly found licenses and exceptions used for open source and other collaborative software.
Open source licensing: What every technologist should know |
A collaborative project to create and disseminate useful information, tutorial material, and new policy ideas regarding all forms of copyleft licensing. The Copyleft Guide and Tutorial.
TLDRLegal - Software Licenses Explained in Plain English
Choose an open source license | Choose a License
Licenses | Choose a License
REUSE Software - We make licensing easy for humans and machines alike. We solve a fundamental issue that Free Software licensing has at the very source: what license is a file licensed under, and who owns the copyright? Adopting our recommendations is as easy as one-two-three!
GPL Violations homepage - The project
Software Freedom Law Center
Verwertung als Open Content
ifrOSS | Institut für Rechtsfragen der Freien und Open Source Software
Free Software Licenses Iconified
List of FSF approved software licenses - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
And compatibility with GPL
git commit - What is the Sign Off feature in Git for? - Stack Overflow
Developer Certificate of Origin » Unlicense Yourself: Set Your Code Free
WTFPL – Do What the Fuck You Want to Public License


Faces of Open Source
How to plan a hackfest « Stormy's Corner
How Open Source Projects Survive Poisonous People - 2008 Google I/O Session Videos and Slides
Visualizing open source projects and communities []
Code_swarm, Gource and Gephi
99 Ways to Ruin and Open Source Project
erxes Inc | Open Source Growth Marketing Platform
Free and Open Source Governance - FOSS Governance Collection


IT-Beauftragte der Bundesregierung - Migrationsleitfaden
Der Leitfaden für die Migration von Software bietet einen Überblick über wichtige Aspekte von Software-Migrationen sowie eine praktische Hilfe für deren Planung und Durchführung.
Kommentar: Microsoft, Google, Apple und Co. aus Bildungseinrichtungen verbannen ⋆ Kuketz IT-Security Blog
Pro-Linux: Open-Source-Migration der Monopolkommission
Warum man keine Microsoft Office-Software verwenden sollte
Landeshauptstadt München - Das Projekt LiMux
(12.12.2013) Zehn Jahre nach dem Beschluss des Stadtrates, etwa 15.000 PC-Arbeitsplätze der Landeshauptstadt München auf ein Linux-basiertes Arbeitsplatzsystem umzustellen, ist dieser wichtige Meilenstein jetzt erreicht. Das Projekt LiMux ist erfolgreich abgeschlossen und geht in den Regelbetrieb über. Auf dem LiMux-Arbeitsplatz mit quelloffener Software zu arbeiten, ist für die Mitarbeiterinnen und Mitarbeiter der Stadtverwaltung längst zur täglichen Routine geworden.
Tja, das waren noch Zeiten.. (
Open Source Business Alliance - Handreichungen für EVB-IT
Open Source in der Praxis – Konkrete Hilfe für die Beschaffer der Öffentlichen Hand.
Open Source in Kommunen (5/2021 - 2021-05_-_KGSt_-_KGSt-Bericht_Open_Source_in_Kommunen_-_Ein_Baustein_fuer_mehr_Digitale_Souveraenitaet-2.pdf PDF
The Future Is Open: What OpenDocument Is And Why You Should Care ~ by Daniel Carrera
Daniel explains what is special about the OpenDocument file format and how it undergoes OASIS standardization and how the EU is involved and even Microsoft might be affected.
Die Opensource-DVD und Download von Opensource und LibreOffice
Medien in die Schule
Werkzeugkasten Freie Software. Hilfreiche Werkzeuge und ihre pädagogische Einschätzung.
OpenSource productivity Migrations - uMap
OpenStreetMap pinned with migration locations.
Cyber-Attacken auf staatliche IT: Europas fatale Abhängigkeit von Microsoft - Welt - Tagesspiegel
Bildungswesen: Entlarvung der häufigsten Microsoft-Mythen ⋆ Kuketz IT-Security Blog
... und Alternativen.


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LibreOffice Fresh Download
LibreOffice Fresh is the stable version with the most recent features. Users interested in taking advantage of our most innovative features should download and use our fresh version.
LibreOffice Still Download
LibreOffice Still is the stable version that has undergone more testing (over a longer time). It is usually recommended for more conservative use.
LibreOffice Extensions and Templates
LibreOffice Extensions are tools that can be added or removed independently from your installation of the main program. Extensions may add new functionality to your copy of LibreOffice, or may make existing functionality easier to use.
GitHub - domhardt/templates: Vorlagen / Templates
Vorlage für technische Zeichnungen mit Schriftfeld nach EN ISO 7200, DIN A4 und A3
Seperate Install GUI – Parallel Installation GUI for Windows | Florians Mind
Perform a parallel installation of LibreOffice without using the command line; have an easy and quick access to all the versions available.
The Document Foundation LibreOffice Event Calendar
Conferences, community events, ...
LibreOffice - the Free Office Suite plus Extras on DVD » LibreOffice-Box International
LibreOffice-Box DVD contains installation packages for Windows, DEB und RPM-based GNU/Linux-distributions and for Mac OSX x86/PPC as well as language- and help-packs. Futhermore you'll find extensions, templates, dictionaries, documentations, and developer tools.
Die freie Office Suite plus Extras auf DVD » LibreOffice DVD
Die DVD enthält Installationspakete für Windows, Pakete für DEB- und RPM-basierte GNU/Linux-Distributionen sowie für Mac OSX Intel und PPC. Sprachpakete für einige gängige Sprachen sind ebenfalls enthalten. Sie finden außerdem Vorlagen für unterschiedliche Zwecke, viele interessante Programmerweiterungen, Wörterbücher sowie Hilfsmittel und Dokumentationen für Entwickler.
Open Document Format (ODF) Vorlagen/Templates.
LibreOffice Portable | - Portable software for USB, portable and cloud drives
LibreOffice Portable is a full-featured office suite -- including a word processor, spreadsheet, presentation tool, drawing package and database -- packaged as a portable app, so you can take all your documents and everything you need to work with them wherever you go.
LibreOffice rollApp
online application virtualization
Index of /Collabora-Office-Android-Snapshot
Recent APK nightly snapshots of com.collaboraoffice.libreoffice
The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 7.1: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 7.0: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 6.4: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 6.3: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 6.2: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 6.1: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 6.0: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 5.4: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 5.3: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 5.2: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 5.1: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 5.0: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 4.4: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 4.3: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 4.2: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 4.1: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 4.0: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 3.6: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice 3.5: Release Notes - The Document Foundation Wiki
ReleasePlan – The Document Foundation Wiki
Index of /libreoffice/old
Archive of releases since LibreOffice
The Document Foundation Planet
Aggregated blogs of people involved with LibreOffice.
BadgeApp for LibreOffice
The Core Infrastructure Initiative (CII) Best Practices badge is a way for Free/Libre and Open Source Software (FLOSS) projects to show that they follow best practices.

LibreOffice Documentation, Help, FAQs, Tips

LibreOffice Documentation - Your documentation for LibreOffice
Documentation | LibreOffice - Free Office Suite - Fun Project - Fantastic People
Welcome to the LibreOffice Help
The new online help system.
LibreOffice Help
The old online help in a (read-only) wiki.
Questions - Ask LibreOffice
Guidelines for asking - Ask LibreOffice
Taming LibreOffice
Resources for intermediate and advanced users.
Forums |
Unofficial LibreOffice Support Forum
LibreOffice Forum + Community | LibreOffice Forum (German)
Das Forum rund um das LibreOffice Softwarepaket (inoffiziell)
LibreOffice Tutorials | Ahuka Communications
LibreOffice Calc: Creating Pivot Tables | Ahuka Communications
LibreOffice Calc: Working With Pivot Tables | Ahuka Communications
Designing with LibreOffice
Book and Download, CC-BY-SA - Quick Tutorials, Solutions and to the point.

LibreOffice Development

Get Involved | LibreOffice - Free Office Suite - Fun Project - Fantastic People
Developers | LibreOffice - Free Office Suite - Fun Project - Fantastic People
Development – The Document Foundation Wiki
Development/Patch Handling Guideline – The Document Foundation Wiki
Development/String Classes – The Document Foundation Wiki
Development/buildsystemtargets – The Document Foundation Wiki
LibreOffice Modules
Modules and some doxygen generated class documentation.
Development/Easy Hacks – The Document Foundation Wiki
FindTheExpert – The Document Foundation Wiki
Gmane -- Mail To News And Back Again - match=documentfoundation
The LibreOffice Archives
Gmane Loom of
Search OpenGrok git repository browser
Index of / dev-www
Git bundles, ext_sources, mozilla pre-builts
Gerrit Code Review Git repositories - Gitiles
You can't take the sky from me. - Gerrit for LibreOffice
Tinderbox Status Page tree: MASTER
Dashboard [Jenkins]
Gerrit patch test builds overview.
Index of /daily LibreOffice daily builds
Callgrind Test Suites
Regularly running performance tests on LibreOffice
Performance tests are now executed regularly in LibreOffice | moggi's blog about Libreoffice hacking
cppcheck vs. LibreOffice, hosted by Bold and Busted LLC
How to Report Bugs Effectively
Index of /win32-debug
LibreOffice Windows debug builds
See Report a crash in LibreOffice like a pro - YouTube video for how to use them.
QA/HowToBibisect - The Document Foundation Wiki
bibisect stands for "binary bisect" and is intended to help LibreOffice QA dealing with regressions
Issues - oss-fuzz - OSS-Fuzz: Fuzzing the planet - Monorail
OSS-Fuzz results for LibreOffice. See also GitHub - google/oss-fuzz: OSS-Fuzz - continuous fuzzing of open source software
Development/NewAccount – The Document Foundation Wiki - AccountRequests - AccountMaintenance - Infrastructure/git
Producing LibreOffice documentation at ODFAuthors — ODFAuthors
This part of the ODFAuthors website is for development of documentation for LibreOffice.
Index of /
LibreOffice stable, testing, box, portable, old archive, ...
Calc/Implementation/Data Model for sheet and cell - Apache OpenOffice Wiki
The interesting part is SfxPoolItem, SfxItemPool and SfxItemSet, a documentation of the attribute items implementation used throughout, Apache OpenOffice and LibreOffice.
Framework/Article/Implementation of the Dispatch API In SFX2 - Apache OpenOffice Wiki
Slots and Interfaces and the almost undecipherable *.sdi files.
What goes on when loading a file. – Roundtrip to Shanghai via Tokyo
The big picture, with file-load-process-diagram.png (PNG Image, 1752 × 3488 pixels) ... or at least how it was in 2012 ...
LibreOffice repository activity - YouTube
Gource video with soundtrack
GitHub - meetdilip/Libre-Office-Colours: Libre Office Branding Colour Palette for Inkscape and GIMP
Specifically useful if you want to create art work for LibreOffice.

LibreOffice Locali[sz]ation

Localization | LibreOffice
Initial jump points.
LibreOffice master – UI | Projects | The Document Foundation - Pootle server
LibreOffice localization and translation platform.

LibreOffice Extensions, AddOns & Utilities

CT2N - Convert Text To Number (and dates) — LibreOffice Extensions and Templates Website
ConvertTextToNumber replaces numbers and dates, formatted as text, with real numbers.
CountStyle — LibreOffice Extensions and Templates Website
Two Calc functions for counting cells or cell content by cell style.
LanguageTool - Spell and Grammar Checker
LibreOffice Extension.
Projects · Olly Betts / lloconv · GitLab
This is a document converter which uses LibreOfficeKit for all the heavy lifting. LibreOfficeKit was formerly known as liblibreoffice, hence the name "lloconv".
Dmaths ist ein Mathematik-Makropaket für das Textverarbeitungsprogramm "Writer" von LibreOffice (ehemals / StarOffice).
GitHub - dhocker/SMF-Extension: LibreOffice extension for retrieving stock market data. This fork adds historical data access to the extension.
Yahoo discontinued the .csv downloads so the GETYAHOO() function does not work anymore, but other functions do. (2017-11-03)
Outdated SMF Extension for LibreOffice Calc — LibreOffice Extensions and Templates Website
Stock Market Functions. The SMF extension allows you to create customized spreadsheets with stock market data directly from the web.
Outdated, superseded by the fork above.
LOC Extension for LibreOffice Calc » Extensions
The LOC Extension enables you to create spreadsheets with crypto currency market data pulled directly from the web.
JabRef OpenOffice/LibreOffice integration
JabRef is an open source bibliography reference manager.
GitHub - lernapparat/lotranslate: LibreOffice Neural Machine Translation
Needs OpenNMT-py and the pretrained English to German translation model.
Introduction | [“LOEclipse”]
This plugin helps with developing and debugging LibreOffice extensions/components from Eclipse. It supports Java as well as Python extensions.
How can spell checker "English, OED spelling (UK)" be installed? - Ask LibreOffice
en-GB-oxendict formerly known as grandfathered en-GB-oed

LibreOffice Macros & Scripting

LibreOffice API Documentation
SDK installation guide, API IDL reference, Java UNO runtime reference, C++ UNO runtime reference and "sal" and "rtl" C/C++ interfaces, development tools overview.
LibreOffice SDK - Examples
A collection of examples in different programming languages (Java, Python, C++, Basic, OLE, CLI).
LibreOffice SDK - Additional Examples
A git repository with additional examples from various contributors:
git clone
Macro Guides | LibreOffice Documentation - Your documentation for LibreOffice
And BASIC reference cards.
LibreOffice: AddIn Service Reference
Used to create Calc Add-In function extensions.
Extensions development - Apache OpenOffice Wiki
Most is still applicable for LibreOffice.
How to add-in in Calc
... and LibreOffice.
Calc/Add-In - Apache OpenOffice Wiki
Still works the same in LibreOffice.
Documentation/Third Party Resources - The Document Foundation Wiki
Links to material, for example also the 3.2 BASIC Guide.
How to start writing macros in LibreOffice Basic |
Get descriptions of variables and the rules for using them.
Andrew Pitonyak's Macro Information
The source of the book " Macros Explained". Applies to LibreOffice as well.
LibreOffice |
Macro Tutorials
Bernard Marcelly Web site
XrayTool, the inspector of API objects.
MRI - UNO Object Inspection Tool | Apache OpenOffice Extensions
Similar to XrayTool but also for Python, Java, ...; see documentation at RunMRI · hanya/MRI Wiki · GitHub
Python examples
Python programming examples in LibreOffice help.
Projects · Mauricio Baeza / libreoffice-extensions-by-examples · GitLab
Projects · LibreOfficiant / ScriptForge · GitLab
Macro scripting resources for LibreOffice. Build an extensible and robust collection of macro scripting resources for LibreOffice to be invoked from user Basic or Python scripts.
APSO - Alternative Script Organizer for Python — LibreOffice Extensions and Templates Website
APSO is an extension that will install a macro organizer dedicated to python scripts.
Interface-oriented programming in OpenOffice / LibreOffice : automate your office tasks with Python Macros
Scripting LibreOffice with Python - OneSheep (
Designing & Developing Python Applications - The Document Foundation Wiki
GitHub - mila/pyoo: PyOO allows you to control a running OpenOffice or LibreOffice program for reading and writing spreadsheet documents
See also pyoo · PyPI
GitHub - lfagundes/oosheet: Spreadsheet scripting and macros made easy with Python
GitHub - kelsa-pi/unodit: unodit automate some of the tedious tasks with dialogs in order to help you write your own extension for LibreOffice in Python (PyUNO)
GitHub - eea/odfpy: API for OpenDocument in Python
This is a collection of utility programs written in Python to manipulate OpenDocument 1.2 files.
GitHub - xrmx/pylokit: Python CFFI wrapper for LibreOfficeKit
A python CFFI wrapper for LibreOfficeKit. Tested in cpython2, cpython3, and pypy. LibreOfficeKit currently works only on Linux systems.
Transfer from Basic to Python - Apache OpenOffice Wiki
filter/source/config/fragments/filters - core - Gitiles
Available filters for --convert-to and --infilter names. The name to use for a filter is the node element's oor:name property in a .xcu, e.g. "Text - txt - csv (StarCalc)" in Text___txt___csv__StarCalc_.xcu for the Calc Text and CSV filter.
Filter Options - Apache OpenOffice Wiki
Filter names for spreadsheet documents and filter options for text file import.
Specifically also the dreaded CSV filter options that can be used with LibreOffice --infilter=... and --convert-to
Re: [libreoffice-users] Re: Names of output filters? Name of HTML output filter? – The Document Foundation Mailing List Archives
Macro to list available filter names known to the filter factory.
LibreOffice Calc: Export All Sheets to CSV
Macro to export each sheet to a single file.
See also OOo Macros & Scripting, specifically the DevGuide.

LibreOffice Online

LibreOffice Online | LibreOffice - Free Office Suite - Fun Project - Fantastic People
Collabora Online Development Edition (CODE) - Collabora Productivity
Understanding the differences between LibreOffice Online, CODE and Collabora Online - Collabora Productivity
GitHub - CollaboraOnline/online: Collabora Online
Collabora Online Office – The most popular self-hosted file share and collaboration platform
Nextcloud "getting started" instructions.
LibreOffice Online Docker image
How to Integrate Collabora Online Server with Nextcloud on Ubuntu 16.04
The LibreOffice Online Guide
This book is for users who want any of the benefits a personal cloud affords: increased privacy, lower (free!) costs, or better ability to customize. That said, installing and maintaining LibreOffice Online for yourself is not a “point-and-click” process. You should be comfortable with networking concepts (domain management, hosting services, etc.), the Linux operating system in general, and working from its command-line in order to be able to use LibreOffice Online.
GitHub - husisusi/ Script to install Office Online on Ubuntu 16.04 and Debian
Said to install LibreOffice Online and Poco.
GitHub - learnweb/moodle-mod_collabora: An activity for live document editing in Moodle, powered by Collabora Online
Activity Module: Collabora Online integration for Moodle
LibreOffice Online API - Collabora Productivity
Collabora Online editor API reference - Collabora Productivity
Document conversion with Collabora Online, JODConverter and unoconv - Collabora Productivity
Collabora Office: OpenDocument, Word, Excel & more - Apps on Google Play
LibreOffice for Android from Collabora, the LibreOffice Online people.
LibreOffice / Collabora online and Nextcloud, hosted in Germany.
Helpcenter overview.

LibreOffice Marketing

Marketing | LibreOffice - Free Office Suite - Fun Project - Fantastic People
Comparing LibreOffice and ApacheOpenOffice - LibreOffice_AOO_CompetitiveFeatureMatrix_20150318.pdf
LibreOffice and Apache OpenOffice both are derived from the former project. Over the years, the differences have grown and these documents offer a list of all the changes. This document is the starting point for the information comparing the two office suites.
Joinup OSOR LibreOffice
Joinup ( list from Open Source Observatory Resources (OSOR) about LibreOffice.
Marketing in Vendor Neutral FLOSS Projects
LibreOffice Merchandising Shop - The Document Foundation

LibreOffice misc

LibreOffice - The Document Foundation - YouTube
LibreOffice Conference talks, presentations, ...
Document Foundation Mail Archive
LibreOffice and OOo community on Reddit
We are The Document Foundation and the LibreOffice community - Ask us Anything! : linux
Celebrated the 7th birthday of LibreOffice with an extensive Ask us Anything session on Reddit.
LibreOffice - LibreOffice help, in your language. - Shapado
A geek’s perspective » LibreOffice & Eclipse
OO, Sheet! — oosheet 1.2 documentation
OOSheet is a Python module for manipulating LibreOffice spreadsheet documents and creating macros. | Turtle vector graphics of LibreOffice
Down? Meanwhile this version.
Category:Images with LibreLogo source code - Wikimedia Commons
LibreLogo « Programmare con LibreLogo
A look at LibreOffice 4.4 []
By the way, how much did LibreOffice diverge from OpenOffice? A crude answer, from a source code perspective.
Draw electronic schematics using LibreOffice | One Transistor
Basic Gantt charts using LibreOffice Calc – Seabright Technology
The Document Foundation's Infrastructure Status
Status-Seite - manitu
If everything seems to be down, wiki, bugzilla, gerrit, ...
this is where much of the infrastructure is hosted.
Adobe Font Development Kit for OpenType | Adobe Developer Connection
Is said to also be able to convert PostScript/Adobe Type 1 fonts to OpenType fonts. Which may help some as LibreOffice since 5.3 dropped support of Type 1 fonts (for good reasons).
Usage see How can I get Type 1 font bitstream charter again? (I used to have it) [closed] - Ask LibreOffice
Popularity Contest Statistics -- Debian Quality Assurance
LibreOffice package installation and use among those who contribute data to popcon.
For more information on popcon see Debian Popularity Contest
Popularity Contest Statistics -- Debian Quality Assurance
Popularity contest statistics for libreoffice-core, Graph
GitHub - flathub/org.libreoffice.LibreOffice
The LibreOffice Flatpak manifest .json file.
Week numbers in LibreOffice Calc
Note that instead of =WEEKNUM(A1; 21) you can also use =ISOWEEKNUM(A1)
Introduction to Statistics Using Calc, Apache Calc, and Gnumeric

OpenDocument File Format (ODF)

Index of /office/OpenDocument/v1.3/os/
Open Document Format for Office Applications (OpenDocument) Version 1.3
The OpenDocument file format specification approved as OASIS standard.
Index of /office/v1.2/os/
Open Document Format for Office Applications (OpenDocument) Version 1.2
The OpenDocument file format specification approved as OASIS and ISO/IEC standard.
OASIS Open Document Format for Office Applications (OpenDocument) TC
Details about the Technical Committee.
ISO/IEC 26300-1:2015 - Information technology -- Open Document Format for Office Applications (OpenDocument) v1.2 -- Part 1: OpenDocument Schema
ISO/IEC 26300-2:2015 - Information technology -- Open Document Format for Office Applications (OpenDocument) v1.2 -- Part 2: Recalculated Formula (OpenFormula) Format
ISO/IEC 26300-3:2015 - Information technology -- Open Document Format for Office Applications (OpenDocument) v1.2 -- Part 3: Packages
ISO/IEC 26300:2006 - Information technology -- Open Document Format for Office Applications (OpenDocument) v1.0
OpenDocument element hierarchy
Element hierarchy automatically generated from the OpenDocument v1.0 Strict Relax-NG Schema specification.
Issue Navigator - OASIS Technical Committees Issue Tracker
ODF proposals that are marked with fixVersion = "ODF 1.3"
Issue Navigator - OASIS Technical Committees Issue Tracker
ODF proposals that are marked with (fixVersion = "ODF 1.3" OR affectedVersion = "ODF 1.3")
affectedVersion does not mean that the target is actually ODF 1.3, but it could be, maybe.. or not.
OpenDocument Community Postings
This is the official community gathering place and information resource for the OpenDocument OASIS Standard (ISO/IEC 26300).
The Document Foundation - ODF Toolkit
The ODF Toolkit is a set of Java modules that allow programmatic creation, scanning and manipulation of Open Document Format (ISO/IEC 26300 == ODF) documents.
ODF Validator
ODF Validator is a tool that validates OpenDocument files and checks them for certain conformance criteria.
gerrit.libreoffice Code Review - officeotron.git/summary
Validation for Office documents (ODF and OOXML)
ODF Validator 1.2
This service checks conformance of ODF documents based on their OpenDocument Format specification.
ODF Explorer by hammyau
The ODF Explorer allows a user to see how much of the underlying ODF schema is used by a document or set of documents.
OpenDocument Fellowship
A volunteer organisation to promote the adoption, use and development of the OpenDocument format.
OpenDoc Society
ODF software recipe
Reusable ideas for programmers working with office documents.
Welcome to the ODF plugtest pages []
Plugfest []
ODF plugfest test case scenarios. - OpenDocument
Andy Updegrove's Standards Blog's category about ODF
OpenDocument - The truly open XML document file format XML Essentials XML Essentials--Using's XML Data Format
is a book in progress written by J. David Eisenberg for O'Reilly & Associates and submitted to an open review process.
Plus a bonus article about how to create Draw Custom Shapes.
OpenDocument Test Suite
We are working towards developing a comprehensive test suite for the OpenDocument specifications developed by the Oasis consortium.
OpenDocument - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
List of applications supporting OpenDocument - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Test ODF compatibility: Requests
The project is a pre-competitive effort started by OpenDoc Society with funding from the Dutch government and NLnet foundation to be able to compare the quality of the output of all office suites on the market today.
Decrypting Open Document Format (ODF) Files
How to decrypt password protected Open Document Format (ODF) files (such as used by LibreOffice and using only pure Java code.
Description as .odt document and as .pdf
Accompanied by an (old but maybe still functional) rltodfjlib Java library on GitHub.
I forgot my password to a very important document Please Please help. I'll get fired - Ask LibreOffice
An attempt to brute-force opening an encrypted ODF document by means of a spreadsheet macro implementation. (if you know some of your password).

Third party applications supporting the OpenDocument File Format (ODF), or its predecessor OOo1.x XML

OpenDocument software - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The CPAN Search Site
Results for an "OpenDocument" query.
Jean-Marie Gouarné / OpenOffice-OODoc -
A library for direct document processing in Perl. OpenOffice::OODoc provides an abstraction of the document objects and isolates the programmer from low level XML navigation, UTF8 encoding and file compression details. More generally, OpenOffice::OODoc provides a lot of methods allowing create/search/update/delete operations with document elements.
lpOD -- languages & platforms OpenDocument
The lpOD Project develops a set of multilanguage tools around the OpenDocument Format standard.
Ruby gem to access the content of spreadsheets (.ods), Excel spreadsheets (.xls) and Google (online) spreadsheets.
A free chemical drawing program with export to OOoDraw file format.
A universal document converter.
OmegaT, the free translation memory tool
OOo1.x XML | Your Cloud, Your Data, Your Way!
Collaborative editing of ODF text documents (.odt) as of ownCloud 6 Community
Kolab is a unified communication and collaboration system. - OX Text
OX Text is a collaborative, cloud-based word processing solution.
WebODF is a JavaScript library that makes it easy to add Open Document Format (ODF) support to your website and to your mobile or desktop application. It uses HTML and CSS to display ODF documents.
Alkinea - LibreOffice to kindle, epub
Alkinea is a simple and efficient tool to convert books from LibreOffice (or OpenOffice) to Kindle and ePub.
GitHub - thorstenb/odpdown: Generate OpenDocument Presentation (odp) files from markdown
Writer2LaTeX is a utility written in java. It converts documents in OpenDocument format – in particular documents containing formulas – into other formats. It is actually a collection of four converters: Writer2LaTeX, Writer2BibTeX, Writer2xhtml and Calc2xhtml.
OOBuilder - a perl OOo interface to create 1.x documents
plus OOCBuilder, a Perl OOo interface for creating .sxc spreadsheets. This is the old OOo1.x XML file format, not OpenDocument ODF.
OpenDocument Format for developers
ODF tools and libraries
OpenDoc Society - ODF tools
Almost same content, a tad older ... / StarOffice / the olde stuffe

Openoffice Home - MarkMail - Community libraries
The overall archive of over 10 years mailing lists, nearly 1.7 million mails and great search capabilities.
Last snapshot of the Sun GullFOSS blog taken by on 2011-04-08
distribution: Mirrors - Download archived versions
/pub/openoffice/stable directory (
en-US installation packages and source code 3.3.0 and 3.2.1
/pub/openoffice/packages directory (
tested localized builds and language packs 3.3.0
/pub/openoffice/localized directory (
other localized 3.3.0
/pub/mirror/openoffice-archive directory (
Archive of old OOo releases 1.0.2 to 3.2.1
Index of /dist/incubator/ooo

Documentation, FAQs, Tips

The Documentation Project Wiki - Wiki User Documentation User-FAQ HOW-TOs
documentation: Setup Guides Mime Content Types
MIME Content Types used in OpenOffice.org1.0 / StarOffice 4.x and later
IANA | Application Media-Types
The application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.* MIME types are officially registered at IANA.
Resources for intermediate and advanced users of
de: de-OOo-Dokumentationsportal
de: Installationsanleitungen
de: FAQ
Archiv des LibreOffice- und
Viele Anwendungsbeispiele, Tipps und "wie kann ich ..." Lösungen für Writer, Calc, Draw, Base, Impress und Formeleditor.
GrundrissZeichnung - Archiv des LibreOffice- und
Ebenen/GrundRiss - Archiv des LibreOffice- und
OOoHelpOutline - Wiki
Outline of Existing User Resources. Down Under! | Down Under! ( Off-the-Wall: Style Is Everything, Right?
A guide for when and how to use styles instead of manual overrides in documents.
User guides for v3.3 and earlier — ODFAuthors
Configuration Management - Apache OpenOffice Wiki
Broken since ages,'s WaybackMachine holds a copy.
OpenOffice Configuration Knowledgebase | Open Office Technology ( Administration Guide - Apache OpenOffice Wiki


ui: Visual Design :: Branding
ui: Visual Design :: MimeType Icons
Einsatzmöglichkeiten von OpenOffice Conference (OOoCon)
Back in those times..
Media Coverage: Conferences (kiberpipa
Video archives of key notes and tracks. 2005, Koper, Slovenia; 2006, Lyon, France
YouTube -'s channel
Team e.V. - Home

Some Sites - Die etwas andere Fanseite
OpenOffice templates, tutorials, tips and FAQ links

AddOns & Utilities repository for Extensions | Welcome to the home of extensions!
Download a wealth of extensions or upload your own.
Extensions - Wiki
Extensions repository - Wiki
Previous (prior to the real repository) listing of extensions Templates
Similar to the extensions repository, you can upload and retrieve templates.
DAG: unoconv: Convert between any document format supported by OpenOffice or LibreOffice
OpenOffice lernt dazu, Themen-Special im heise Software-Verzeichnis
Eine Auswahl von Erweiterungen (extensions).
Open Clip Art Library ::
OoConfig - Wiki
OoConfig is a Python extension that seeks to provide configuration editing capabilities similar in spirit to Mozilla's about:config facility.
OOoConv - FitOO
Non-linear curve fitting for PalOOCa OpenOffice Add-On for Palo
PalOOCa is a Java based OpenOffice OLAP Add-On intended to be used with OpenOffice Calc. It is supposed to be the equivalent to the Palo Add-in for MS Excel.
InrecoLAN FuzzyMath
InrecoLAN FuzzyMath is a fuzzy logic add-in for Calc.
Transformations de coordonnées avec OpenOffice 2.0
Calc Add-In for transformations between different coordinate referency systems. Bridging to GeoTools. Description in French, but function names in English.
Use XSLT to prepare XML for import into OpenOffice Calc
Use a generic XSLT stylesheet to pull XML data into the popular spreadsheet.
Dmaths : macro pour faciliter l'édition de formules mathématiques sous openoffice ou staroffice.
Dmaths is adressed to people who regularly use the formula editor of LibreOffice, Apache OpenOffice and NeoOffice (maths students, teachers...).
Ispell German, German Ispell Dictionary - Wörterbuch igerman98, Sprache: Deutsch
Stopen Suchtool
Eine kleines Programm um in und StarOffice Dokumenten eine Volltextsuche durchzuführen.
Windows only.
Loook: a simple search tool for files
Loook is a simple Python tool that searches for text strings in (and StarOffice 6.0 or later) files. It works under Linux, Windows and Macintosh.
o3find - Full Text Search Tool for StarOffice / documents
Find a word or phrase in many OOo files and directories - Larry's GDS Plugins and StarOffice Indexer for Google Desktop Search The CPAN Search Site
Results for an "OpenOffice" query.
KDE QuickStarter
QuickStarter applet (KDE/GNOME/OOo1.0.x/SO6.0)
DesktopDig: a desktop search engine for KDE
:: cuckooo :: nested in KDE
IndeView - Independent Presentation Viewer (Free Software)
IndeView erlaubt das Abspielen einer Impress-Präsentation, ohne dass auf dem Zielrechner StarOffice / installiert sein muss.
Microsoft's TrueType core fonts on linux
Visioo-Writer : Viewer
This viewer allows you to read and display OpenDocument (odt) and (sxw) files.
Graphite in 2.0.0
This is a beta release of the Graphite integration into Graphite support is integrated at the graphics system layer, and so is available to the entire suite of applications. This enables all the applications in the suite to render and edit text displayed in Graphite fonts.
Zotero is a free, easy-to-use Firefox extension to help you collect, manage, and cite your research sources. It has an plugin to use citations.
Der "Eierlegende WollMux" (kurz: WollMux) ist eine Extension für, die von der Landeshauptstadt München im Rahmen des LiMux-Projekts entwickelt wurde. Der WollMux erweitert um zahlreiche Funktionen, welche die Arbeit mit Vorlagen, Formularen und Briefköpfen wesentlich erleichtern.
Document Converters
GitHub - unoconv/unoconv: Universal Office Converter - Convert between any document format supported by LibreOffice/OpenOffice.
Universal Office Converter (unoconv) is a command line tool to convert any document format that LibreOffice can import to any document format that LibreOffice can export. It makes use of the LibreOffice’s UNO bindings for non-interactive conversion of documents.
GitHub - sbraconnier/jodconverter: JODConverter automates document conversions using LibreOffice or Apache OpenOffice.
JODConverter, the Java OpenDocument Converter, converts documents between different office formats.
GitHub - mirkonasato/pyodconverter: Python script to automate document conversions using LibreOffice/
PyODConverter (for Python OpenDocument Converter) is a Python script that automates office document conversions from the command line using LibreOffice or Apache OpenOffice. The script was written as a simpler alternative to JODConverter for command line usage.
OOoConv - OOoConv
Online converter PHP source.
Calc2LaTeX is an macro to convert sheets into LaTeX tables very easily.
Process Writer Files and transform them to PDF without installing
convert *.sxw and *.sxc to simple html or text

Macros & Scripting

api: The API Project Developer's Guide - Wiki
This manual describes how to write programs using the component technology UNO (Universal Network Objects) with
MediaWiki:Collections/Developer's Guide - Spreadsheet Documents - Wiki
Documentation/DevGuide/Spreadsheets/Spreadsheet Documents
Working with Spreadsheet Documents - Wiki API ::com::sun::star::...
Code Snippets (View forum) • Apache OpenOffice Community Forum
Extensions development basic - Wiki
Xray tool, information about an object at run time
Object Inspector - Wiki
The Object Inspector is an extension that is to help the developer to inspect arbitrary Uno-Objects.
Index of /mirror/staroffice-8/manual
StarOffice_Basic_Guide_en-US.pdf and StarOffice_Basic_Guide_de.pdf
StarOffice™ Programmer's Tutorial - tutorial.pdf
StarOffice 7 Office Suite - Basic Programmer's Guide, English - 817-1826.pdf BASIC Programming Guide - Apache OpenOffice Wiki
Andrew Pitonyak's Macro Information
The source of the book " Macros Explained".
OOo/LO Volker Lenhardt
" Erklärt", Übersetzung von Andrew Pitonyak's " Macros Explained" ins Deutsche.
StarBasic / Basic FAQ
Deutsch, Michael Dannenhöfer
Makro-Kochbuch (LibO/OOo)
Quasi als „Abschlussarbeit“ des Migrationsprojektes in München entstand die Basis für dieses Buch. Eingeflossen sind mehr als fünf Jahre erfolgreiche Makro-Migration genau so wie die Erfahrungen aus anderen Migrationsprojekten – herausgekommen ist ein einmaliger „Leitfaden“ zur Applikationsentwicklung für Office-Produkte. Die Schwerpunkte liegen dabei auf OpenOffice/LibreOffice und der dort mitgelieferten IDE für Basic-Projekte, also die typische „Makro-Anwendung“.
ACB Open Office macro page
Andrew Brown's Useful and Instructive macros.
Learn Spreadsheet Macro Programming: OOoBasic and Calc automation - book
Learn how to extend and customize Calc, the spreadsheet, using OOoBasic, OOo's built-in programming language. You don't need to be a developer to create useful and powerful routines and applications. This well structured and practical tutorial will walk you though every step, and inspire you with great ways to save time and increase your productivity using Calc.
Python – Wiki
Using Python in OOo with PyUNO.
Python as a macro language - Apache OpenOffice Wiki
EDV - Systeme Kienlein (StarBASIC Object Inspektor, MySQL, JDBC)
Programming with Visual Basic
de: Howto: Einfügen von Datum/Uhrzeit
Das aktuelle Datum oder die aktuelle Uhrzeit per Tastatur dauerhaft in ein Text- oder Tabellendokument einfügen. Daniel Rentz
SAO - Service As Object
An enhancement to the Java API, that allows you to access Services as Objects. This greatly simplifies the writing of Java code for OOo.
Executing an OOoBasic macro with Cpp - Wiki
Nice Office Access -- ubion.ORS
With the lightweight UNO wrapper and high level Java API NOA you quickly can develop based applications without blundering in the usual beginner traps.
A concatenate function on steroids for LibreOffice/OpenOffice calc | Ecostudies
A spreadsheet STRJOIN macro function to concatenate a range of cells.
OOo macro that converts data to QIF format, the format used by Money, Quicken, GNUCash.... to import transactions.
How can I call a Python macro in a cell formula in OpenOffice.Org Calc? - Stack Overflow
OpenOffice Encryption | Steven Elliott's Website
Very old, but maybe still valuable for its OODecr bash script and related utilities that did (!) old en-/decryption (specification changed with ODF) but may give some inspiration how it could be done with OpenSSL.

Tutorials, Training & Support
Yet another user forum / Anwenderforum Training, Tips, and Ideas
Tutorials For OpenOffice: Free tutorials for anyone using or teaching OpenOffice
OpenOffice tutorials - Online OpenOffice training

Sun Microsystems' StarOffice/StarSuite

StarOffice for Kids
StarOffice 4 Kids is a novelty among presently offered Primary & Secondary Education Software products. Easy customization by the teacher according to and subordinated to the learning goals, is the key enhancement of StarOffice 4 Kids to current learning software. This software is aligned to the needs of the teacher and his teaching material and not vice versa.
E-Business - Wissenspool - E-Interviews: E-Interview "Sun und StarOffice: Microsoft-Bedrohung oder Nischen-Produkt?" mit Carsten Müller
Sun/Oracle docs: Search results for 'StarOffice'
StarOffice 5.x
Werner Roth's StarOffice Seiten
Werner Roth's StarOffice Pages
StarOffice-FAQ (Deutsch)
StarOffice-FAQ (English)
Japanese StarSuite CM - YouTube
The most disturbing StarOffice advertisement (was named StarSuite in Japan).

Developers' Corner MediaWiki for development
Advogato Project info for OpenOffice
err.. umm..
"Neolithic Office", or NeoOffice® for short. NeoOffice is a prototyping project exploring different methods for porting to run natively on MacOS X.
GDB: How to dump Unicode Strings (i.e. provide custom data display)
Some Hacking Notes
Professional UNO - Wiki
This chapter provides in-depth information about UNO and the use of UNO in various programming languages. Introduction gives an outline of the UNO architecture. API Concepts supplies background information on the API reference. UNO Concepts describes the mechanics of UNO, i.e. it shows how UNO objects connect and communicate with each other. UNO Language Bindings elaborates on the use of UNO from Java, C++, Basic and COM automation.
General Design Rules - Wiki
These rules describe basic concepts used in API design. They are mandatory for all contributions. They are recommended good practice for development of third-party software.
Appendix B: IDL Documentation Guidelines - Wiki
The reference manual of the API is automatically generated by the tool autodoc from the idl files that specify all types used in the API. These files are part of the SDK. This appendix discusses how documentation comments in the idl files are used to create correct online documentation for the API.
Writing UNO Components - Wiki can be extended by UNO components. UNO components are shared libraries or jar files with the ability to instantiate objects that can integrate themselves into the UNO environment. A UNO component can access existing features of, and it can be used from within through the object communication mechanisms provided by UNO.
udk: Java in UNO and OpenOffice
For the Java developer, who wants to write components for UNO or
udk: A Guide to C++ UNO
This document gives an introduction to the C++ mapping of UNO.
User Interface Guidelines - Wiki
Specification Project
Old specifications of features. appointments
Outdated Legacy Google calendar for developer team meetings on IRC
You can't take the sky from me. - old gbuild blog posts
dev@l10n mailing list at
dev@sc mailing list at
dev@ mailing list at -
Code repository activity. - Ohloh
Some automatically generated statistics about OOo source code, most are not correct though because the tool doesn't know about CWS branch development.
Source code directories - Wiki
Product Release - Wiki
tools: Callgrind How-To
qa: Submit an Issue - choose component
With detailed components and modules list. Including a quick search form to search in summaries and descriptions.
#660 (new locales from open office) - CLDR
Locales in OOo but not in CLDR, an old trac for reference.

Apache OpenOffice

Debunking the 'upstream' myth
From the Contemplating the possible retirement of Apache OpenOffice [] thread.
Apache OpenOffice - The Free and Open Productivity Suite
Apache OpenOffice
Apache OpenOffice blog
Apache Translate Pootle service Incubation Status - Apache Incubator
Wiki Home - Apache OpenOffice Developers - Apache Software Foundation
Wiki Home - Apache OpenOffice Community - Apache Software Foundation
The Apache OpenOffice Wiki – Apache OpenOffice Wiki
Apache OOo Bugzilla Main Page
(A)OO(o) Requirements (assigned Requests for Enhancement) with at least 5 votes
Repository for Apache OpenOffice Extensions
Most should work also with LibreOffice
Repository for Apache OpenOffice Templates
Of course also for LibreOffice
Download Statistics: All Files
Apache OO since 2012-03-01
ASF Git Repos - openoffice.git/summary
[Repo] HG repo with CWSes archived
OOO340 Mercurial repository with all pending CWSs as bookmarks.
asf - Revision 1423211: /incubator/ooo SVN repository
[Apache-SVN] Index of /incubator/ooo
ViewVC the tree
Develop with Git on a Google Code Project - Google Open Source Blog
Actually work with Git on a SVN project, such as AOOo
Export a Git Project to Google Code - Google Open Source Blog
Actually work with Git on a SVN project, such as AOOo
git-svn-tutorial – Parrot
Apache Subversion FAQ
ASF Committers by project OpenOffice
Developer Information
General Apache developer information
Guide for new committers
Committer email configuration
Machines and Fingerprints - Apache Infrastructure
How to edit the website
Project Management Committee Guide Archives Archives
Build Services - The Apache Software Foundation
Apache Home - MarkMail - Community libraries
Mailing list archive with great search capabilities.
ASF Legal Previously Asked Questions
3rd party licenses in Apache projects
Handling Cryptography within an ASF Release
ApacheMigration – Wiki
ApacheMigration/Permissive – Wiki
ODFToolkitProposal - Incubator Wiki
Lotus Symphony wiki
Software Heritage and Archive
We collect and preserve software in source code form, because software embodies our technical and scientific knowledge and humanity cannot afford the risk of losing it.

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