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Install Open Office 3.0.1 on Ubuntu 8.10

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Step 1:
Go to www.openoffice.org.

Step 2:
Click on Download your copy now.

Step 3:
Click on Get more platforms and languages.

Step 4:
Download the English (US) 3.0.1 DEB version to your desktop.

Step 5:
Extract files from the .tar archive by double clicking the icon; extract the file to the desktop.

Step 6:
Go to terminal.

Step 7:
Make sure you have removed previously installed versions of Open Office by running the following command:
  • sudo apt-get remove openoffice*.*
Step 8:
Change the directory to the Open Office file/directory you just created:
  • cd /home/user name/Desktop/OOO300_m15_native_packed-1_en-US.9379/DEBS/
    • CAUTION: Enter the name of the root user that has permission to install new programs. Sudo access is required.
    • TIP: start typing the name of the file; then hit tab. This will auto populate the file name and will ensure that you avoid misspellings.
Step 9:
Install Open Office using the the following sudo command:
  • sudo dpkg -i *.deb
Step 10:
Change the directory to Desktop Integration:
  • cd /home/user name/Desktop/OOO300_m15_native_packed-1_en-US.9379/DEBS/desktop-integration/
  • This step will give you icons to launch Open Office using the GUI (graphic user interface).
Step 11:
Install desktop integration package:
  • sudo dpkg -i * .deb
  • This command installs the desktop launcher (launches Open Office using the GUI (graphic user interface)).
  • You may encounter an error if you did not remove previously installed versions of Open Office. Please see step 7.


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