It should be fine in Ubuntu 12.04. I'm not sure why people are talking about Windows but this
guide covers both anyway
(to answer my own questions it's probably because there's been a lot of traffic on-list so people
have to skim through quickly and most questions tend to be about Windows)
Good luck and regards from
From: Kolbjørn Stuestøl <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Sunday, 27 January 2013, 11:28
Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] Installing 4.0 alongside 3.5
Den 26.01.2013 22:59, skreiv upscope:
On Saturday, January 26, 2013 08:02:34 PM Johnny Rosenberg wrote:
For some reasons I want to try the upcoming version 4.0. On the web
page, they say ”You are not recommended to use LibreOffice pre-release
builds for "mission-critical" purposes”. So obviously I need a stable
version as well, like the 220.127.116.11 that I have installed right now.
So I presume that I can use both versions at the same time, that they
are ”isolated” from each other as long as 4.0 is a pre-release, right?
But before I'm going to install it, I want to know rather than just assume…
So, is it possible? If so, can I just install the debs (operating
system=Ubuntu 12.04) and it will just work? Will I be able to run both
versions at the same time safely?
In the Linux enviroment I have 3.6.3 (openSUSE verssion), 3.6.4 and 4.0-dev
(from libreoffice download page0 all installed and running together at times.
install generated the icons and i Just select the one for the version I want.
Will as long at each version has a different name.
Not sure about the windows versions, I'll leave that to one of the Windows
No problem in Windows.
As a translator I am running version 18.104.22.168 and version 22.214.171.124.beta2
(together with MS Excel) at the same time without any conflicts.
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