amicus_curious wrote:

>> The problem is microsoft continually changing their file formats in order to stymie other office suites trying to be compatible with their "standard".


> No, silly ..


"I doubt they will be able to clone Windows. It is very difficult to do
technically, we have made it a moving target and we have some visual
copyright and patent protection.." May 18, 1989

http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpag...55C0A9679C8B63