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On 01/26/2013 11:02 AM, 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 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?

Luckily, LODev4 (linux only [1]) installs as a separate install:

$ locate versionrc

Install & then create a new generic launcher to
/opt/lodev4.0/program/soffice and you'll be fine. You can run at the
same time as LO 3.x.

[1] NHote to Windows users that are reading this, Please *read*:
NOTE: This build is in a release configuration and will replace your
existing LibreOffice install on Windows!

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