Creating Excel files on Linux

Cliff Wells logiplexsoftware at
Mon Sep 10 22:40:02 CEST 2001

On Sunday 09 September 2001 03:08, Alex Martelli wrote:

> You guys must not have had much truck with IBM _Research_ (in the '80s, at
> least: I dunno what's happening there today).  At that time, I choose to
> dress "upper-class Italian-style" (silk suits, silk shirts, subdued silk
> ties, etc), and as a result was originally _shunned_ by my peers at IBM
> Research -- until I proved myself enough of a high-power geek that they
> ascribed my sartorial preferences to a personal quirk and treated me as an
> equal despite my dislike at that time for T-shirts and jeans:-).

So maybe you have a little bias?

> Let's hope it's better spent than the larger amounts they once lavished on
> OS/2 &c:-).  


Cliff Wells
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