[oclug]Question: Is PDF an "open format"?
rjordan at student.math.uwaterloo.ca
Tue Nov 5 22:44:28 EST 2002
> On Tue, 5 Nov 2002, Ross Jordan wrote:
> > Is this specification entirely complete with respect to
> > some of the security and encryption features?
> Well, OK, let me qualify that:
> That subset of PDF which is completely and accurately specified in
> publicly-available documents is an open standard.
Although, couldn't you say the same thing about say,
Microsoft Word =)
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