[Slackbuilds-users] libreoffice 3.6.3? (SlackBuilds-users Digest, Vol 78, Issue 1)
niels.horn at gmail.com
Sun Nov 4 23:42:45 UTC 2012
On Sun, Nov 4, 2012 at 8:23 PM, Ben <cricketc at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 11/04/2012 11:32 AM, Martin Matějek wrote:
>> Dne 2.11.2012 01:54, Ben napsal(a):
>>> Looks like libreoffice 3.6.3 has just been released, but sbo still has
>>> 3.6.1 (which doesn't work because the link was changed). Any plans to
>> I'm not a maintainer of that SlackBuild, but I may have solution for
>> this. As it's stated at Slackbuild page, LibreOffice moves old-stable
>> releases to /old directory at their FTP (beware that not every mirror
>> does this) including stable releases. Only with slight change in version
>> numbers. Stable releases have versions like 3.6.3 and release candidate
>> versions adds suffix (RC number) like 188.8.131.52. Which is in fact the same
>> Maybe simple change in URL from /libreoffice/stable/$VERSION to
>> /libreoffice/old/$VERSION.$RC would solve the problem.
> Thanks Martin. I actually ended up downloading the latest 3.6.3 package and
> changing the version number in the scripts, and that worked fine.
I'm the maintainer of that script, but hopelessly without time at the moment.
I'll try to push an updated version soonish, but won't even promise a
date for that...
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