Installing OpenOffice 2.4.1 on Ubuntu 8.04 from original build

1. Download and extract the .tar.gz file from
2. Applications -> Accessories -> Terminal
3. Type “cd OOH680_m17_native_packed-1_en-US.9310” and hit enter (or whichever directory/name you extracted to)
4. Type “sudo su” and hit enter
5. Type “LD_LIBRARY_PATH=/usr/lib/jvm/java-6-sun-” and hit enter
6. Type “apt-get install sun-java6-jre sun-java6-plugin” and hit enter
7. Accept the license agreement
8. Type “dpkg –configure -a” and hit enter
9. Follow the installation instructions that appear


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