FOSDEM '08 is a free and non-commercial event organised by the community, for the community. Its goal is to provide Free and Open Source developers a place to meet. Developer Room

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The suite's license is LGPL, the code mostly C++, the file format the ISO approved OpenDocument format, which is maintained by the international consortium OASIS.

Since the project's creation by Sun Microsystems in 2000, more than 100 million have downloaded the product in over 80 languages and for every major platform, including Mac OS X.