[Mono-dev] Reading and writing excel files

Jonathan Pryor jonpryor at vt.edu
Wed Feb 1 06:30:31 EST 2006

On Tue, 2006-01-31 at 10:24 +0100, "ZABALA CALVO, IÑAKI" wrote:
> I am trying to read and write Excel .xls files
> I have tried it with COM:

Mono does not currently support COM interop, though Jonathan Chambers is
attempting such functionality...

If you want to write Excel files, you'll either need to skip Mono
entirely (use .NET instead or VBScript or...), or you could look into
alternate .xls creation functionality (such as porting Jakarta POI to C#
or using Jakarta POI through IKVM -- see

 - Jon

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