How to Install LibreOffice 3.5.2 on Oracle Linux 6

Download LibO_3.5.2_Linux_x86-64_install-rpm_en-US.tar.gz

From http://www.libreoffice.org/download/

Use the tar command to extract the files

tar –zxvf  LibO_3.5.2_Linux_x86-64_install-rpm_en-US.tar.gz

After extracting navigate using below command

cd  LibO_3.5.2rc2_Linux_x86-64_install-rpm_en-US

cd RPMS

Install all .rpm files

rpm –ivh *.rpm

All binaries are located at /opt/libreoffice3.5/program directory. To start LibreOffice, enter:

To start LibreOffice Writer, enter:

Cd /opt/libreoffice3.5/program

./swriter

Alternatively, you can type the following and pick program as you like:

./soffice

If you need executable icons for your program group

Navigate to folder

LibO_3.5.2rc2_Linux_x86-64_install-rpm_en-US/RPMS/desktop-integration

And run

rpm -ivh libreoffice3.5-freedesktop-menus-3.5-202.noarch.rpm

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