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Re: "If Office programs are well-structured code"

"The history of Star Office -> Open Office -> Libre Office suggest that it is a mountain of quick fixes, with zero logical integrity."

The early stages of the move from OpenOffice -> LibreOffice involved paying down a lot of that technical debt. No doubt there's still some way to go but then there always is.

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