UK to Fly the Flag for OOXML

[ Thanks to rayH
for this link. ]

“The British Standards Institute (BSI) looks set to reverse its
position on Microsoft’s Office Open XML (OOXML) file format by
approving it as an international standard.

“A source close to the matter told The Register today that the
technical group chaired by Francis Cave and assigned to make
recommendations to the policy making panel overwhelmingly came out
five to one in favour of OOXML…”