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Re: CSV to Excel (where I keep the excel formula)

by strat (Canon)
on Sep 02, 2007 at 10:08 UTC ( #636591=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to CSV to Excel (where I keep the excel formula)

if you want to do it with a one-liner (or look at the code to do it in a program), get excelPerl from ExcelPerl 0.12 released and try something like

Update: Sorry, I misread you. The code for ExcelPerl would be (if your col is number 2):

excelPerl.pl -ane "$C->[2]->{FormulaLocal} .= '+99'" -f test.xls

If you have got a headline in the first row, just skip it with the additional parameter -h=1

Code to convert excel to csv with formulas (doesn't match the question):

perl excelPerl.pl -begin "use Text::CSV_XS; $csv = Text::CSV_XS->new( +{ binary => 1 } )" -ane "$csv->combine( map { $_->{FormulaLocal} } @C +); print $csv->string, $/" -f test.xls

which produces something like

a,b,a+b 1,4,=A2+B2 2,5,=A3+B3 3,2,=A4+B4 4,1,=A5+B5 5,5,=A6+B6

Best regards,
perl -e "s>>*F>e=>y)\*martinF)stronat)=>print,print v8.8.8.32.11.32"


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Re^2: CSV to Excel (where I keep the excel formula)
by rogueFalcon (Beadle) on Sep 11, 2007 at 01:39 UTC
    I never said thanks but seriously... thank you. That made my life so much easier :-) I really appreciate it.

    -- rogueFalcon
    Why do you people insist on doing things sdrawkcab?

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