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LibreOffice Gains 3D Bar Shape Support

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Published on 08 April 2014 12:41 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Free Software
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The latest feature of the LibreOffice open-source office suite is for creating 3D bar shapes.

As a feature for LibreOffice 4.3, there's support for now creating real 3D bar shapes on charts within the open-source, cross-platform office software.

This work was done by Markus Mohrhard at Collabora and also landing a short time ago were also many other OpenGL support improvements within the LibreOffice code-base.

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