Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 5th Mar 2007 23:08 UTC
Microsoft Microsoft Office program manager Brian Jones, whose work has centered around the Open XML document format, now says the so-called format war with OpenDocument is officially over. The winner, he says, is both. Jones made the statement in a blog post over the weekend following the release by Novell of an Open XML translator for OpenOffice. The plug-in enables the free, open source productivity suite to open documents created in the Microsoft format, as well as saving OpenDocument files into Open XML.
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RE[13]: because they lost...
by nberardi on Thu 8th Mar 2007 19:27 UTC in reply to "RE[12]: because they lost..."
nberardi
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You are wrong again, it provides the basic mscorlib. Also ROTOR 2.0 is under Microsoft's Shared Source, but ROTOR 1.0 is under BSD.

Browse it for your self:
http://www.123aspx.com/rotor/Default.aspx

You tell me how many Windows wrappers you can fine. I bet it is NONE because ROTOR 1.0 ran under FreeBSD.

http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=3A1C93FA-7...

Quote from the site - The Shared Source CLI is a compressed archive of the source code to a working implementation of the ECMA CLI and the ECMA C# language specification. This implementation builds and runs on Windows XP, the FreeBSD operating system, and Mac OS X 10.2.

You really need to get out of your dark corner. It is not cool anymore, and venture out in to the real world where people don't just hate for the sake of hate. I don't know what happened to you that made you hate Microsoft so much, maybe it is envy of Bill Gates and his achievements, maybe you were kicked around as a kid, or maybe you are one of those people that can't get through the day with out hating somebody or something. But whatever it is you should probably seek some help.

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