On 2006-03-14, Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> __/ [ B Gruff ] on Tuesday 14 March 2006 18:22 \__
>> Not a clue who he is ("analyst"), but he reckons the writing is on
>> the wall.
> That is intersting, Bill. It is not a big surprise, but it is still
> reassuring to hear it from an expert.
> ,----[ From the article ]
>| Noted IT industry analyst, Dr Kevin McIsaac, predicts that
>| Microsoft Office will give way to open source products as
>| governments and other large organisations move to open standards
>| for storing documents.
> I wonder how I missed this writeup because it gets syndicated on my
> side... these folks seem to get the 'scoop' before the major media
> jumps all over it.
Hmm. I wonder how long it will take for a latex2odf or something
similar to appear (at least I couldn't find anything on a brief google
search just now -- "Did you mean latex2pdf?").