InfoWorld: French Gov't Recommends Standardizing on ODF
Oct 05, 2006, 14:15 (7 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Peter Sayer)
"All French government publications should be made available in
OpenDocument Format (ODF), according to a report commissioned by
the French prime minister.
"In his report, 'On Equal Terms,' National Assembly Deputy
Bernard Carayon calls for a law making it compulsory for French
government departments to use ODF when they create or distribute
documents, and suggests that France ask its European partners to do
likewise when exchanging documents at a European level..."