Query failed: connection to localhost:9312 failed (errno=111, msg=Connection refused). OpenOffice for Mac OS X - Mac Software Discussions on AppleInsider Forums Toggle navigation All Forums Recent Posts Sign In OpenOffice for Mac OS X o-mac Posted: October 17, 2003 3:07PM in Mac Software edited January 2014 Hello,Does anyone know anything about OpenOffice for Mac OS X?Could it be the app that will take us out of MS Office forever?? Comments Reply 1 of 2 pensieve Posts: 661member October 17, 2003 3:08PM Quote:Originally posted by O-Mac Hello,Does anyone know anything about OpenOffice for Mac OS X?Could it be the app that will take us out of MS Office forever?? Maybe but not for another 3 years. Reply 2 of 2 barto Posts: 2,246member October 17, 2003 6:14PM http://porting.openoffice.org/mac/timeline.htmlBasically, the current user interface system (which is kinda the whole app in an office suite) is not very good, and they are waiting until Sun writes a better, more portable one (projected for OpenOffice 2.0 in early 2005). The native Mac OS X port is planned for a year later in early 2006.Barto Sign In or Register to comment.