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   Re: [xml-dev] Low-end Office 11 won't do user schemas, it seems

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AndrewWatt2000@aol.com scripsit:

> Why is it a surprise that the high-end, more expensive version will do more? 

Who's surprised?  Disappointed, yes, but not surprised.

> Why should it be a surprise that the high-end-only aspects are those that an 
> enterprise customer will be most likely to pay for?

Doesn't matter.  If I wanted the high-end features, I couldn't buy them.

> Might this be potentially paving the way for Word Lite? To be given away?? 

Dream on.  Read-only Word is already given away, IIRC.  But even a Word 10
level is head and shoulders above Ooo 1.0 in checklist features -- not that
most users really care.

John Cowan           http://www.ccil.org/~cowan              cowan@ccil.org
To say that Bilbo's breath was taken away is no description at all.  There
are no words left to express his staggerment, since Men changed the language
that they learned of elves in the days when all the world was wonderful.
        --_The Hobbit_


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