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From: Nick Savage <nick@nicksavage.ca>
To: emacs-orgmode@gnu.org
Subject: Re: import xls(x) into org on MacOS
Date: Tue, 1 Jun 2021 07:47:52 -0400	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <00d2c523-c9af-4dc8-2b4e-852906f43fac@nicksavage.ca> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <m2zgwbjgnn.fsf@mat.ucm.es>

If you're looking to go the python route of importing an xls file, you 
could try the xlrd package. It's actually just for xls. I'm not sure if 
it converts to csv, but once you have the spreadsheet open in python 
that should be a pretty trivial exercise.



On 5/31/21 7:18 AM, Uwe Brauer wrote:
> Hi
> I am usually using Ubuntu 16.04, but for the coming days, I have to use
> a MacBook, running 10.15 and fink installed.
> I usually convert xls(x) to org, using
>   '(org-odt-convert-process "gnumeric")
>   '(org-odt-convert-processes '(("gnumeric" "/usr/bin/ssconvert %i %o")))
> But gnumeric does not exist in fink, does anybody know about an
> alternative?
> (Yes I know I should have used macports or homebrew, but now it is too
> late).
> Regards
> Uwe Brauer

  parent reply	other threads:[~2021-06-01 11:49 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-05-31 11:18 import xls(x) into org on MacOS Uwe Brauer
     [not found] ` <87czt72gru.fsf@gmail.com>
2021-06-01  6:41   ` Uwe Brauer
2021-06-01  7:05     ` Greg Minshall
2021-06-01  8:51       ` Uwe Brauer
2021-06-01 11:47 ` Nick Savage [this message]
2021-06-03  7:13   ` Uwe Brauer

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