__/ [ Larry Qualig ] on Wednesday 03 May 2006 17:26 \__
> Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>> Open Office's OpenDocument format *BEAT* Microsoft to ISO Standardization
>> ,----[ Quote ]
>> | Although there are a few procedural red-tape type things left to do
>> | - OpenDocument is guarteeneed ISO standard status as ISO 26300. This
>> | likely means Microsoft's so-called Open XML format will be rejected.
>> | This is huge news for open standards and for anyone who wants to
>> | actually own their data.
> --> "OpenDocument is guarteeneed..."
> guarteeneed??? Looks like spell checking isn't part of that ISO
It was once argued that when Windows advocates have no valid defence, they
spot typos. Knowing that I have many typos because I type fast and neglect
to proofread, I suspect I could get the same treatment from you...
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