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U.K. Standards Body Taken to Court Over OOXML

“The British Standards Institution has been taken to court by a
group of Unix users in an attempt to get the standards body to
recant its approval of Microsoft’s Office Open XML document
format.

“The UK Unix & Open Systems User Group said on Thursday that
the British Standards Institution’s controversial decision to vote
for approval of OOXML in a recent International Organization for
Standardization ballot followed a flawed decision-making
process…”


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