Advocating FDL University-courses
taw at users.sourceforge.net
Tue Jul 16 10:22:12 UTC 2002
On Tue, Jul 16, 2002 at 10:42:34AM +0100, Jaime E . Villate wrote:
> On Tue, Jul 16, 2002 at 10:07:19AM +0200, Tomasz Wegrzanowski wrote:
> > Microsoft Word format is completely ok as transparent copy.
> > You can use it with many Open Source word processors and other
> > utilities.
> But it has many other problems associated: it is not standard and it is
> binary, rather than text, which makes it unpactical from the point of view
> of version control systems.
It's true that's it's not the best format one can imagine.
But I think that if something is already in that format, it's
acceptable to keep using it.
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