National Boards to Vote No for OOXML (Office Open Xml) at ISO
Dec 19, 2007, 21:15 (3 Talkback[s])
[ Thanks to Robert
for this link. ]
"There will be a BRM (Ballot resolution meeting) in Geneva on
25-29 February 2008 to answer the comments by National Standard
Boards on OOXML and to resolve issues.
"Microsoft has set up a situation where many of the shortcomings
and thousands of comments which need to be resolved at the BRN will
not be addressed. They have closed this process as much as possible
and have delayed National Boards from having adequate time to
review proposed changes..."