Creating Excel files on Linux

Maan M. Hamze mmhamze at pleiades.net
Fri Sep 7 15:04:47 CEST 2001


But the question is:  Can Staroffice create XLS files?  If not, then it is a
major waste of time to create spreadsheets using Staroffice.  It is a world
that speaks the XLS language.
Maan

"Carlos Gaston Alvarez" <cgaston at moonqzie.com> wrote in message
news:mailman.999798189.20175.python-list at python.org...
> Staroffice can run java programs the same way Office can run Visual Basic.
> If you dont know java it may be easier for you to jython (python in java).
> Staroffice (for the moment) is free.
>
> Why dont you take a look? If it works please mail me. I have never used it
> that way. Neither I know where the jdk is.
>
> Chau,
>
> Gaston
>
>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Joonas Paalasmaa" <joonas at olen.to>
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> To: <python-list at python.org>
> Sent: Thursday, September 06, 2001 6:26 PM
> Subject: Creating Excel files on Linux
>
>
> > Is there any way to create xls or some other format that
> > MS Excel can read excluding CSV.
> > I am using Linux so I think that COM is not an option.
> >
> > --
> > Joonas
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