in reply to Taking over maintenance of Spreadsheet::ParseExcel
Realistically, no. In fact I am thinking of moving a future release to just Excel 97+ and perl 5.8+ in order to minimise the maintenance difficulties.
However, if you were interested in just reading strings and numbers I could probably write you a mini-parser for Excel 2 files.
Open a thread in the above Google Group about it.
DejaVu Sans Mono
Droid Sans Mono
Envy Code R
Source Code Pro
The default, whatever it is
Results (97 votes). Check out past polls.