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This is the official community gathering place and information resource for the OpenDocument Format (ODF) OASIS Standard (ISO/IEC 26300). Suitable for text, spreadsheets, charts, graphs, presentations, and databases, ODF frees documents from their applications-of-origin, enabling them to be exchanged, retrieved, and edited with any OpenDocument-compliant software or tool. This is a community-driven site, and the public is encouraged to contribute content.

IBM and Partners Unveil Linux-Based Virtual Desktop

IBM, Virtual Bridges and Canonical have announced availability of a Linux-desktop solution designed to drive savings by amplifying Lotus collaboration software and Ubuntu to a larger user base through virtualization.

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ODF Has Been Accepted By 16 Governments

The Open Document Format continues to gain ground with governments as the format in which they wish to create important documents...Germany and Uruguay [have] joined 14 other national and eight regional governments in requiring ODF as the format for government documents...

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Microsoft reveals how Office 2007 will support ODF

The guidelines are the latest step towards Microsoft's planned implementation of the OASIS ODF 1.1 standard in Office 2007 Service Pack 2 (SP2), which is scheduled for release in the first half of 2009. Microsoft announced that Office 2007 would support ODF, as well as Adobe's PDF, in May. The next version of Office, code-named 'Office 14', is also intended to support ODF.

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Accessing open office document style.xml file

we load the content.xml file using pecice of java code.

odfDoc = loadDocument(TemplateName);

odfContent = odfDoc.getContent();

it gives content.xml ther any way to acess the style.xml

i tried in to get style.xml file.i am able to access the file.

while writing and saving time its not reflecting the cahnges.

Pls help ,





Germany Joins Growing Ranks of Governments Adopting ODF

The Federal Government of Germany [has decided] to implement use of the OpenDocument Format (ODF). According to the plan, German federal agencies will be able to receive, read, send and edit ODF documents beginning no later than 2010. State Secretary Dr.

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