LibreOffice adoption soaring, but OpenOffice still open source king
More than two years after LibreOffice came into being, it's hard to call the open source office software anything but a success. There are possibly tens of millions of people who use it—or at least have it installed on their computers. But how close is LibreOffice to overtaking OpenOffice, the king of open source productivity suites?
The short answer is that LibreOffice has a long way to go.
There's little doubt that OpenOffice is still more widely used, but getting an exact count isn't simple. Let's take a look at what we know.