need 4 scripts

Asked by one_hiq

my problem deals are:

1) Installing Office 2
2) Installing java 1.5.x
3) Installing Firefox 1.5.x
4) Clustering 2 machines

Are there any scripts I can just run to take care of these problems?

Stan McLaughlin
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David Symons (bimberi) said :

Hi Stan,

1. See for information on upgrading to OOo2. You will need to add the 'deb...' line to your sources (eg. via Settings->Repositories in Synaptic) to install the updated versions of the OOo2 packages.

2. for information on installing Java.


4. Not sure what you mean. There is some info at but if you basically want to share files try NFS - and

Cheers, Dave.

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one_hiq (stan-mclaughlin) said :


I will give these a shot. Let me thank you for your courteous and quick
reply. I have sworn off MS forever, and will do all I can in the future
to help this project along. It is really the best os I have used in
over 30 years of professional work!



David Symons wrote:

>Support request #766 on Launchpad changed:
> Removed link to bug: #40084

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Diogo Matsubara (matsubara) said :

Hello David and Stan,

I just would like to point that the proper place to open Ubuntu related support request is at:
There you'll have a better chance to get some help and in the case of David, to share your helpful answer with others.
I kindly ask you to re-open this support request there if it's not fully answered and close this one.


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