spreadsheet format

sismex01 at hebmex.com sismex01 at hebmex.com
Mon Mar 17 17:57:10 CET 2003


>  
> Some versions of Excel seem to have trouble with fields 
> longer than 255
> characters, so be careful if you have long fields.
> 
> Al 
>

I read somewhere that Excel uses (internally) pascal-strings,
so indeed, they'd be constrained to 255 chars.

-gus





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