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Writer Real-time collaborative development?

asked 2019-04-12 11:32:47 +0200

Fagiolari gravatar image

Hi, i really need real-time collaborative feature in Writer. At the moment, i know, there is no solution for this need, but i'd like to know if there is some development project started to bring this feature on Libre Writer. If not, it would be great if the dev team wuold take this in considetration. I'd like to start by my self this implementation, someone know where can i find some info about that?

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answered 2019-04-12 11:39:26 +0200

At the moment, i know, there is no solution for this need

Incorrect. There is existing working real-time collaboration solution, covering Writer, which is LibreOffice Online. No other development is happening or planned in real-time collaboration area.

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And do you know if it is possible to open a request about that?

Fagiolari gravatar imageFagiolari ( 2019-04-12 11:52:51 +0200 )edit

a request about what? as I mentioned, the solution is already there.

Mike Kaganski gravatar imageMike Kaganski ( 2019-04-12 11:56:22 +0200 )edit

sorry, i meant it would be great if LO online would works on my company's server instead of a external server.

Fagiolari gravatar imageFagiolari ( 2019-04-12 12:01:21 +0200 )edit

But that's the very point of LO online: you can deploy it on your own servers. It's open-source, and free (of course, if you have some serious requirements, you'd need someone to support you).

Mike Kaganski gravatar imageMike Kaganski ( 2019-04-12 12:28:20 +0200 )edit

LO-Online works well with Nextcloud/ownCloud/etc, other integrations exist too. Perhaps this is of help:

sveinki gravatar imagesveinki ( 2019-04-12 12:49:57 +0200 )edit

Thank you.

Fagiolari gravatar imageFagiolari ( 2019-04-15 09:28:15 +0200 )edit
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