eWEEK Labs OpenOffice.org 3.0 Walk-Through - OpenDocument 1.2
Nine years after Sun Microsystems bought StarOffice, the resulting OpenOffice.org project is ready to roll out its 3.0 release. Enhanced format compatibility and features keep the suite ahead of sibling products such as Lotus Symphony and inch OpenOffice.org nearer to parity with Microsoft Office.
OOo supports the newest version of the OpenDocument file format, ODF 1.2. The latest version of ODF includes accessibility and metadata enhancements, as well as means of specifying spreadsheet formulas that's more detailed than what was laid out in ODF 1.0.