How to Install LibreOffice 4.0.2 on Debian Based Linux Operating Systems

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The latest installation instructions for LibreOffice

LibreOffice 4.0.2 has been released today. The Document Foundation Team have fixed a lot of bugs on LibreOffice 4.0.2, and after the two RC versions, here came these stable 4.0.2 version.

It is not included in any PPA, so we have to download it from their official site and install it with some installation manager (like dpkg or rpm):

Install LibreOffice 4.0.2 on Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Debian, Knoppix:

Download Libreoffice:

* for 32 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/4.0.2/deb/x86/LibreOffice_4.0.2_Linux_x86_deb.tar.gz

* for 64 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.documentfoundation.org/libreoffice/stable/4.0.2/deb/x86_64/LibreOffice_4.0.2_Linux_x86-64_deb.tar.gz

Extract the archive:

$ tar -xzvf libreoffice*.tar.gz

Cd to the libreoffice* directory and install all the .deb files with dpkg -i:

$ cd libreoffice*/DEBS
$ sudo dpkg -i *.deb

Cd to desktop-integration and install the remaining .deb files:

$ cd desktop-integration
$ sudo dpkg -i *.deb

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One comment on “How to Install LibreOffice 4.0.2 on Debian Based Linux Operating Systems
  1. milamber says:

    For Debian 7, to have LibreOffice 4.0.3, add wheezy-backports repo and install it.

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