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To install Libreoffice 4.0 in fedora 17 / fedora 18

To install Libreoffice 4.0 in fedora 17 / fedora 18, steps are given below

http://download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/4.0.0/rpm/x86/LibreOffice_4.0.0_Linux_x86_rpm.tar.gz

  • Unpack the downloaded archive
  • Open a terminal window
  • Change directory to “rpms” in the terminal[ eg :cd  /path_of_extracted_content/rpms]
  • Execute the command :  su -c ‘yum install *.rpm’
  • Change to subdirectory called “desktop-integration” in the terminal[eg : cd desktop-integration]
  • Execute the command : su -c ‘yum install *freedesktop*.rpm’

You can access all the LibreOffice applications in your desktop’s Applications/Office menu.

Note: You need to uninstall any other version for desktop integration package to install.

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  1. Jim
    February 12, 2013 at 11:30 AM

    You should also install the help files from the same download page. There are localisation files if your language isn’t English US too.

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