l i n u x - u s e r s - g r o u p - o f - d a v i s
L U G O D
 
Next Meeting:
August 5: Social gathering
Next Installfest:
TBD
Latest News:
Jul. 4: July, August and September: Security, Photography and Programming for Kids
Page last updated:
2008 Jan 15 13:20

The following is an archive of a post made to our 'vox-tech mailing list' by one of its subscribers.

Report this post as spam:

(Enter your email address)
Re: [vox-tech] collaborative data storage (of excel files)
[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

Re: [vox-tech] collaborative data storage (of excel files)



On 2008-01-15, wrote Dylan Beaudette:
> On Tuesday 15 January 2008, Stuart Turner wrote:
> > OK, how about using Open Document Format (ODF) within OpenOffice
> > (OpenOffice spreadsheet application Calc and their ".ods" format). These
> > are XML (text files) that can deal with CVS (and Subversion) better than
> > binaries and for those who want the binary Microsoft "loyalty" format
> > (.xls) at the end of the game can do so easily via a conversion to Excel.
> >
> > ~ Stuart
> 
> Would this still work despite the fact that the ODF container is gzipped?

It would not work as intended unless you expanded the container archive
prior to adding it to revision control (and again after every
modification).

-- 
Henry House
+1 530 753 3361 ext. 13
Please don't send me HTML mail! My mail system frequently rejects it.
The unintelligible text that may follow is a digital signature.
See <http://hajhouse.org/pgp> to find out how to use it.
My OpenPGP key: <http://hajhouse.org/hajhouse.asc>.

Attachment: digital_signature.asc
Description: Digital signature on this e-mail;please ignore if you do not have signature-checkingsoftware

_______________________________________________
vox-tech mailing list
vox-tech@lists.lugod.org
http://lists.lugod.org/mailman/listinfo/vox-tech


LinkedIn
LUGOD Group on LinkedIn
Sign up for LUGOD event announcements
Your email address:
facebook
LUGOD Group on Facebook
'Like' LUGOD on Facebook:

Hosting provided by:
Sunset Systems
Sunset Systems offers preconfigured Linux systems, remote system administration and custom software development.

LUGOD: Linux Users' Group of Davis
PO Box 2082, Davis, CA 95617
Contact Us

LUGOD is a 501(c)7 non-profit organization
based in Davis, California
and serving the Sacramento area.
"Linux" is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.

Sponsored in part by:
Appahost Applications
For a significant contribution towards our projector, and a generous donation to allow us to continue meeting at the Davis Library.