abiword-1.0.3: description + notes
AbiWord (abiword) is a lean and fast full-featured word processor. Features include:
The AbiSource web site has on-line documentation, FAQs, etc. This package contains two variants of AbiWord -- the default one built for
- Basic character formatting (bold, underline, italics, etc.)
- Paragraph alignment
- Import of Word97 and RTF documents
- Export to RTF, Text, HTML, and LaTeX formats
- Interactive rulers and tabs
- Unlimited undo/redo
- Multiple column control
- Widow/orphan control
gtk+alone, and one that also includes
An assortment of plugins that extend the functionality if abiword is also included. For convenience those plugins that depend on
GNOMEhave been placed in a separate subsystem. Unlike the variants of the main abiword subsystem mentioned above, either or both sets of plugins can be installed simultaneously with either GUI.
To auto-install this package, go back and click on the respective install icon.