A FOSS Success Story: LibreOffice Turns 1

It seems hard to believe it was just a year ago that LibreOffice was born, so ubiquitous and widely accepted is the software today. Yet it really was just 2010 when tensions were building about Oracle’s treatment of OpenOffice, ultimately prompting the Document Foundation to form and create the new fork that 25 million of us now love and rely on. Happy Birthday, LibreOffice! It’s hard to imagine a better open source success story. “The future of libreoffice is bright,” asserted blogger Robert Pogson.

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