LibreOffice 5.0 has been officially released and available for downloading. It is a free office suite application with many enhancement over previous versions. It has included lots of useful features, which becomes office management very easy. It is the most powerful free & open source office suite specifically for Linux desktop users.
This article will help you to install LibreOffice 5.0 on Ubuntu 15.04, 14.10, and 14.04 LTS & 12.04 LTS systems.
Use following commands to add LibreOffice PPA to your system and install it on your system with simple steps.
$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:libreoffice/libreoffice-5-0 $ sudo apt-get update $ sudo apt-get install libreoffice
After completing installation verify the installed version of LibreOffice. In place of below command you can use GUI access to check version.
$ libreoffice --version LibreOffice 22.214.171.124 00m0(Build:5)
How to Remove LibreOffice
To completely remove Libreoffice from your system, use following command. it will remove all associated data with this application
$ sudo apt-get remove libreoffice-core $ sudo apt-get remove --purge libreoffice-core