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Re: Word Document and Perl

by dfaure (Chaplain)
on Jul 16, 2004 at 07:39 UTC ( #374932=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Word Document and Perl

The "legacy" way to create a Word document would be using Win32::OLE in order to drive word to produce your document. This would work only on Win32. Choosing this solution, I would make a template document containing tags which I would "search&replace" with my datas.

An other solution (linux friendly) would be to use RTF::Document which allows some bells and whistles without Word (same proposed solution applies also here).

HTH, Dominique
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