How to Install OpenOffice 3.0.1 in BackTrack 3
goto openoffice.org and download the version for linux.
tar -xvzf OOo_3.0.1_LinuxIntel_install_wJRE_en-US.tar.gz
cd into directory with all the rpm files:
convert all rpms to tgz:
This step will take a while.
Install all tgz using installpkg tool:
openoffice will be installed under /opt
Now we have to place it in the K menu.
Right click on the K and click Menu Editor.
goto File -> New Submenu -> type OpenOffice
Right click on OpenOffice Menu and select new item.
Add a name, description and in the “Command” field, add ‘/opt/openoffice.org3/program/soffice’
In “Work Path” add /opt/openoffice.org3/program
save and close
You can repeat the steps to add Writer, Calc, Math, Draw, Impress and Base