On Thu, 07 Dec 2006 08:19:37 +0000, Roy Schestowitz wrote:
Signs That Your "Open Standard" May Not Be Open Enough
You've really been on a FUD roll here Roy.
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| If OOXML is an open standard, why must Mac MS Office users wait so
| long for OOXML support? Correct me if I am wrong, but MS Office on
| the Mac is developed by Microsoft themselves, how is it that the
| Windows Office development team had access to the OOXML specification
| but the Mac Office team did not?
They did. They've been busy working on the next version of Office:mac,
with the next version due sometime next summer. We don't know why Legacy
OXML support was such a low priority for them, but just because they chose
not to implement legacy support in time has no bearing on how "open" the