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Offline ӔO

Is there an easy way to make dat files from a spreadsheet?
« on: June 04, 2012, 07:44:51 AM »
per the title.

I am using OO calc.

I have columns for each value and rows for each object.
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Offline prissi

Re: Is there an easy way to make dat files from a spreadsheet?
« Reply #1 on: June 04, 2012, 10:17:21 AM »
sed on a csv file can certainly do the trick.

Offline ӔO

Re: Is there an easy way to make dat files from a spreadsheet?
« Reply #2 on: June 04, 2012, 07:30:04 PM »
thanks prissi, will definitely try it out.
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Re: Is there an easy way to make dat files from a spreadsheet?
« Reply #3 on: June 04, 2012, 09:03:43 PM »
What is sed? A typo or a program? Sorry for my being ignorant...

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Re: Is there an easy way to make dat files from a spreadsheet?
« Reply #5 on: June 04, 2012, 09:29:34 PM »
Thanks a lot, never heard of it before.

Is there any Windows equivalent? It could also be done programmatically, but it would mean creating a new tool from scratch...

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Re: Is there an easy way to make dat files from a spreadsheet?
« Reply #6 on: June 04, 2012, 09:46:37 PM »
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