[LINK] 'ODF has clearly won,' says Microsoft exec

David Boxall david.boxall at hunterlink.net.au
Mon Jun 23 20:28:50 AEST 2008


"*THE ISO APPROVED* Open Document Format (ODF) standard has gained 
ground during Microsoft's campaign for its competing Office Open XML 
(OOXML) specification, a senior Vole executive admitted in a panel 
session about the long running ISO standards struggle over OOXML at the 
Red Hat Summit in Boston on Thursday."
Lulling us into a false sense of security?

..."will also take a role on the technical committee in charge of 
evolving ODF"...
Embrace & extend?

David Boxall                         | "Cheer up" they said.
                                      | "Things could be worse."
                                      | So I cheered up and,
                                      | Sure enough, things got worse.
                                      |              --Murphy's musing

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