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NAME

        AbiWord - AbiWord Word Processor
 

SYNOPSIS

        /usr/bin/abiword [ options ] [ files ]
 

DESCRIPTION

        The AbiWord project began as a desire to create a stable, feature-savvy
        word processor unbound by a single platform or  proprietary  file  for‐
        mats.  Today AbiWord compiles as a native application on a wide collec‐
        tion of computers and can handle an equally impressive number  of  file
        formats.
 

OPTIONS

        --geometry=GEOMETRY_STRING
               Sets the initial frame geometry. X11-like geometry string.
        --nosplash
               Do not show the splash screen
        --to=FORMAT or FILENAME
               Target  format  of  file  or new target filename. For conversion
               AbiWord documents.  [abw, zabw, rtf,  txt,  utf8,  html,  latex,
               etc]
        --verbose
               Specify  the  amount  required  amount  of detail of the message
               information.
        --plugin=PLUGIN_NAME
               Execute plugin instead of the main application
        --print=FILE or |lpr
               Print any documents passed on the command line to FILE  or  send
               the output to the specified print command
        --show
               Force  the  Graphical  User Interface (GUI) to be shown, even if
               using the options --to or --help
        --version
               Report the version of AbiWord.
        --help
               Displays a helpful message explaining AbiWord’s usage
 

BUGS

        Some platforms do not yet support all features at the time of  writing.
        Submit  bugs  to  the Bugzilla bug tracking system at the AbiSource.com
        website.        Your       contributions        are        appreciated.
http://bugzilla.abisource.com
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HISTORY

        AbiWord  was originally started by SourceGear.  AbiWord is currently an
        Open Source Project run by volunteers.
 

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What does Ubuntu mean?
Ubuntu is an African word meaning 'Humanity to others', or 'I am what I am because of who we all are'. The Ubuntu distribution brings the spirit of Ubuntu to the software world.