Originally Posted by JSWolf
I'm sorry, but Open Office is a closed program. It will not run on a VAX running VMS. So it's no good. It's too closed. Do you have something that will run on a VAX with VMS to make ebooks. If not, I'm afraid, what you have is closed. I hope you know that you've chosen to use a closed program. It cannot run on a VAX with XMS, then well, it's just a closed format.
I debated responding to this since it simply drips of ignorance.
You might want to check out the Wikipedia page
(Open Office does run on VMS.)
And, unlike the MobiPocket format, the OpenDocument format is an international standard and published for anyone to see.