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Re: [SLE] OpenOffice 2 beta woes in 9.3
  • From: "Fred A. Miller" <fmiller@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 5 May 2005 17:35:04 -0400
  • Message-id: <200505051735.04433.fmiller@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Thursday 05 May 2005 3:24 pm, Carlos E. R. wrote:

[snip]

> One of the things about open formats and software is that the bussiness
> owning the program can not suddenly decide that new version will be
> incompatible to force everybody to buy the new one. Or so I thought. I
> don't know why OO has got to change file formats - again?

Simple......making the format an open standard for interoperability instead of
what MickySoft wants to do.

Fred

--
The only bug free software from MickySoft is still shrink-wrapped
in their warehouse..."

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