eWeek: Microsoft Holding Its Ground on Office for Linux

“Some prominent figures in the Linux community believe that as
enterprises increase their use of Linux on the desktop, Microsoft
Corp. will be forced to consider offering a version of Office for
Linux–or at least make its software more interoperable with
open-source desktop productivity suites.

“‘When the [Linux desktop] market share gets to a certain point,
Microsoft will, just as it did with Apple [Computer Inc.] in the
past, make Office available on Linux,’ Open Source Development Labs
Inc. CEO Stuart Cohen told eWEEK in a recent interview…”