Release date: 
Tuesday, 4 December, 2018



Authors/Port authors: is a multiplatform and multilingual office suite and an open-source project. is compatible with all other major office suites. Latest versions are the effort of bww bitwise works GmbH; a contribution to development is required to be entitled to access them.

Link to fill a bug, considering also the use of debug symbols, which make easy bugs identification.

The application is available in the following languages: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Netherlands, Russian.

Openoffice (by Sun Microsystems first, and after by Oracle Corporation) is the heir of StarOffice (by StarDivision) and inside its code there was already support for OS/2, since 1995 (ver. 3.0).

This software is distributed as compressed package. You have to download and manually install it; if prerequisites are required, you will have to manually install them too.

Manual installation

Self-installing WarpIN package. See below for download link(s). 400 MB are needed for the installation. You can install all the dependencies with rpm. Alternatively, an additional WPI package is available for download.

You can load the program in high memory using highmem.

You can install the prerequisites with rpm running the following string in a command line:

yum install libc libgcc1 libgcc-fwd openssl curl libjpeg libxslt libicu zlib libxml2 mmap pthread urpo libstdc++6 libstdc++ uclip

Following ones are the download links for manual installation:

OpenOffice v. 4.1.11 (General Availability, 4/11/2021, bww bitwise works GmbH) Readme/What's new
We are proud to announce that we now deliver the version 4.1.11 GA. This GA fixes several issues found in 4.1.8 The GA version includes English, German, Italian, French, Spanish, Dutch and Russian language pack. And of course this version comes nicely packed in a wpi. A rpm version of it will be available shortly. Apache OpenOffice is the open productivity suite, consisting of several mighty applications, such as Calc, Writer, Base, Impress and several more. Apache OpenOffice is compatible to the leading commercial productivity suite. You need only one complete wpi for your preferred language. If you want to install an additional language you need only the language wpi for the new language. For additional installation information, please read the readme file. The file is also found in the download directory. To fill a bug please use the Apache bugtracker. If you create a ticket, please also set your ticket to block ticket 118923. If you ever bought a Apache OpenOffice Development unit in our shop, you will receive a link shortly. If that's not the case, please send us an e-mail. If you are a first time customer, then please buy a Apache OpenOffice Development unit at our online shop. The download link will then be sent within some hours. Some remarks for this release: This AOO release needs the latest ICU library. So if AOO doesn't start after installation make sure you have the latest ICU installed (which is version 68.1). The second pitfall might be you miss libxslt. This lib is not installed by default in ArcaOS. Development units help to pay the costs for developing OS/2 compatible ports of Apache OpenOffice. Development unit purchases help to ensure that development will continue. Note: you are not buying an Apache OpenOffice license. Apache OpenOffice is licensed under the terms of the Apache License v2.0.
Dictionaries / Dizionari (18/12/2015)
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Any chance someone could update the Dropbox link for OpenOffice 4.1.2?

Hi Ibrahim, unfortunately this port of Openoffice is not free anymore!

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