[Lazarus] [ANN] FPSpreadsheet date support - success story

Reinier Olislagers reinierolislagers at gmail.com
Sat Nov 30 14:09:47 CET 2013

On 27/11/2013 09:43, Reinier Olislagers wrote:
> I've looked into adding date/time support for BIFF8/XLS and seem to have
> it working.
> As long as I'm busy with fpspreadsheet, I'm incorporating some other
> fixes I had going and added an FPCUnit test suite to check against
> regressions.

Uploaded patch+new files to

Changes with previous version
- updated/added tests, added command-line test
- don't raise an exception with overlong strings as it messes with
writing xls. Instead truncate to a safe value. Still better than
silently corrupting the file.

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