== What is it?
Spreadsheet::Excel is a port of John McNamara’s Perl module
“Spreadsheet::WriteExcel”. It allows you to generate Microsoft Excel
spreadsheets (in Excel 95 format) on any platform. These spreadsheets
viewable with most other popular spreadsheet programs, including
Spreadsheet::Excel was originally written by Daniel J. Berger and is now
maintained by Hannes W…
== How to get it?
gem install spreadsheet-excel
(you may have to wait a couple of hours for the mirror-fairy to come
to your neighbourhood…)
== Changes: 0.3.5 - 18-Aug-2006
- Instead of making OLEWriter inherit from IO, Spreadsheet::Excel now
delegates the IO method calls to an IO object reference in an instance
variable. That way the developer can specify an IO or IO-like object
OLEWriter will write. This allows developers to use StringIO objects
Thanks go to Daniel A. for the feature request, the patch, and
- Implemented a Feature Request by Randal S.: it is now possible to
alignment and border as additional values in the configuration-hash
Format.new as if alignment= or border= were called.