[Tfug] Bulk OpenOffice Conversion
hunter at tfug.org
Thu May 24 08:28:45 MST 2007
> I need to convert a large number of ASCII data files (column format,
> delimited) to OO Calc format, and from there to Excel format (customer is
> tied to MS products). Far too many to use the GUI approach. After some
> fruitless googling, I thought I'd ask if anyone has used, or know of,
> or python tools that can do this conversion from the command line.
Hi, Jim. I am not familiar with anything in this regard, but I did find
something at the OO website about scripting.
Also, if MS Office is your target format, I think you could write an
importer in Visual Basic -- if you can tolerate the sleazy feeling.
Maybe if you write it in vim or emacs...?
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