[nycphp-talk] PHP and MS Excel
danielc at analysisandsolutions.com
Mon Jun 26 14:30:13 EDT 2006
Yeah, the PEAR Spreadsheet_Excel_Writer package works, for the most part.
But it exports version 5 of the Excel format, so you're limited to 255
characters in any one cell. Joy.
My company has hit this limit and I'm in the middle of rewriting the
package. As a temporary stopgap measure, we're exporting the data to the
XML format used by the Perl/CPAN FromXML package that then converts it to
These new PHP packages we made should eventually be released, but don't
expect that in the immediate future.
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