__/ [kool kate] on Friday 21 October 2005 16:08 \__
> I'll bet Microsoft is getting a big kick out of this unfortunately.
> There is a severe perfromance difference between Microsoft Office and Open
> Office 2.0. So severe in fact that it appears 10 times slower in most
> That type of performance doesn't bode well for OpenOffice.
It is admittedly not on par with ZDNet standards, but worth taking a look at
nonetheless. Media, much like academia, just strives to run tests that
support the hypothesis. Check the latter link, not the former.
Minimum System Requirements:
OpenOffice.org MS Office
CPU | Pentium Compatible Pentium 233MHz
RAM | 64 MB 128 MB
Disk| 250 MB 260 MB
Opening time in seconds:
First | 11.02 31.1
Average | 4.37 12.47
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