"Staroffice used to be free as in you can freely
download and install in as many computers as you like but Sun
Microsystems has recently decided to charge for Staroffice.
However, please do not fret as Openoffice.org will always be free
and we are going to show you in this article how and why
Openoffice.org instead of MS Office and StarOffice is for you. " More at OSNews.com.
June 17, 2002