Microsoft XML

Peter T. Evensen pevensen at
Tue Aug 28 11:43:06 EDT 2007

I should have said something on about #2.  I don't really 
consider #2 a problem.  It has to do with converting decimal to binary.  
Excel stores numbers as numbers, not as text, and there is no way to 
store 12345.12345 in binary as exactly that.

Peter T. Evensen
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Alex Shaw wrote:
> Hi
> I was thinking how nice it would be if a project of mine could 
> natively read & write excel documents. Should be easy to write a 
> parser in rev, right? Well after reading this article that idea has be 
> thrown into the wastebin.
> regards
> alex

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