"TurboLinux has joined the Microsoft-funded but community-led
Open XML-ODF (Open Document Format) translator project. Microsoft
is enlisting Linux distributor TurboLinux to help translate
documents between Open XML and ODF file formats for Japanese and
"TurboLinux will help ensure that documents based on Open XML
can communicate smoothly with ODF-based documents in Office suites
that use Japanese and Chinese characters, said Jean Paoli, general
manager, interoperability and XML architecture at Microsoft..."