[PUSHED] Re: Remove save to old Microsoft office formats

Michael Meeks michael.meeks at suse.com
Fri Dec 14 02:06:03 PST 2012

On Thu, 2012-12-13 at 18:21 -0500, Bryan Quigley wrote:
>  > Could you update the features page with this info
> I updated this page http://wiki.documentfoundation.org/ReleaseNotes/4.0 with:
> Dropped support for legacy Word and Excel (version 6.0/95) files.
> These files can still be opened, but they will save in your default
> format (usually .odt/.ods).

	I've clarified - since people really -love- to not read carefully and
get twisted up about file-formats. I've clarified that we're retaining
Office 97+ binary file formats and that this is export only ;-)

> > Wow - that's bold :-)
> Glad it got approved as is.  4.0 is a good time to do things like this :)

	Agreed - thanks for picking that up.

> It's generally easier to pick what you want on a shorter list as well.

	A good improvement,

	Thanks !


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