Sun Apr 9 00:51:56 CEST 2006
On Saturday 08 April 2006 21:57, Craig Bradney wrote:
> On Saturday 08 April 2006 17:24, Gregory Pittman wrote:
> > Something I just noticed while upgrading my office computer to
> > FC5 is that there is now a libwpd, used by Abiword and OO.org to
> > import Wordperfect files. It's written in C++.
> > Here's a link: http://libwpd.sourceforge.net/
> > Using recent versions of Abiword, I have to say it works quite
> > well, even for things like tables, which were previously always
> > problematic. In fact, what I've been doing with Scribus is to
> > load a file into Abiword, then copy-paste into Story Editor.
> > If I get the website right, there is also a wpd2html and wpd2text
> > as command line options also.
> > I don't know how much trouble it would be to incorporate this
> > into Scribus.
> Probably not too hard and I expect we will get it in 1.3.4 or
> 1.3.5. Remember.. Riku did the MS Word importer in under 6 hours.
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