xlwt 1.0.0 released!

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Thu Apr 16 03:41:46 CEST 2015

On 2015-04-16 4:55 AM, Tim Chase wrote:
> On 2015-04-15 15:21, Gary Herron wrote:
>> On 04/15/2015 02:51 PM, Chris Withers wrote:
>>> I'm pleased to announce the release of xlwt 1.0.0.
>> What a curiously incomplete announcement.  Could you tell us what
>> xlwt is?  I see no hint here.
> Heh, this and its sibling package, xlrd, are Python packages for
> writing and reading MS Excel files.  Unlike other Python
> Excel-manipulation libraries I've encountered, they don't rely on
> having an installed copy of Excel and can thus run on platforms where
> Excel doesn't.
> They've been pretty robust based on my poking at them, have been
> around a good length of time (meaning more bugs have been worked out),
> and Chris posts release notes here pretty regularly.  Regularly
> enough that I'm pretty sure this isn't the first time he's omitted
> the "this is what xlrd/xlwt is" line in his announcement. :-)
> Thanks to Chris for all the dirty work done mucking around with .xls
> internals to make these modules.
> -tkc

xlrd and xlwt have been of great help to me since the time i started 
using python.

thank u for such a nice library.


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