French proposal

Some governments intend to unify OOXML and ODF. But it was the French Standard body who outlined a detailed plan.

French proposal

Rick Jeliffe:

Rick's solution is commented 'augmented' syntax
http://www.oreillynet.com/xml/blog/2007/09/harmonization_by_augmenting_od.html

German NIA translation Committee

Feature Mapping Questions

  • What can be done by OOXML that cannot be done by an ODF+?
  • Why is it necessary that OOXML does "different" XML?
  • What about the OPC?