How can we use LibreOffice Base pkg?
freebsd at edvax.de
Wed Oct 31 04:24:59 UTC 2018
On Wed, 31 Oct 2018 05:08:17 +0530, Manish Jain wrote:
> On 10/31/18 03:19, Tĳl Coosemans wrote:
> > On Tue, 30 Oct 2018 20:23:53 +0100 gabor at zahemszky.hu wrote:
> >> It's great. But my question is: how can I create a database with LO
> >> Base.
> >> Under Linux (and maybe under Windows), HSQLDB is the built-in database
> >> in LO. And from LO Base, I can create a new "internal" DB (using
> >> HSQLDB).
> >> But I cannot create it under FreeBSD. I have LO installed. I tried to
> >> create database, but I could not. Please try it!
> > You probably have to build libreoffice yourself with the JAVA option
> > enabled. The binary package doesn't have it enabled.
> Hi Tijl/others,
> I use LO myself occasionally, and I used to wonder why its Base was
> totally unworkable under FreeBSD.
> Now that you point out that, for Base to work, LO has to be built from
> ports with JAVA on, it raises the question why the package has JAVA
> support off.
It is possible that licensing issues prevent packaging JAVA
with the default install... *cough* Oracle! *cough* ;-)
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