OOo-3 and OOo-3-RC [?]

Scot Hetzel swhetzel at
Tue Oct 28 06:36:22 UTC 2008

On 10/28/08, Gary Kline <kline at> wrote:
>         Maybe somebody in ports can help me understand the relationship between
>         the and the  I ask because last
>         time I got stuck with OOo-2-RC (that I see is still in editors/.
>         portupgrade says the latter cannot be upgraded.
>         Ideally, I'd like to go with OOo-3 antil it is exceptionally good and
>         stay there until OOo-4.  (FWIW, I'm very happily at openoffice-2.4.
>         Somehow.  I'd be much obliged if somebody could explain this numbering!
Reviewing the and the ports
Makefiles I was able to determine that the port is
for the current release of OpenOffice (3.0.0).  While the port contains a snapshop of the development
version of OpenOffice (3.0.x) that was checked out on SNAPDATE.  The is a snap shot of the next release on the 3.0.x


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