Re: Excel Plug-in?

From George Buchanan
DateThu, 07 Feb 2002 19:29:29 +0000
Subject Re: Excel Plug-in?
In-Reply-To (3C62B8E8-26F19461-mdx-ac-uk)
George Buchanan wrote:
> [SNIP]
> If so, then you could perhaps create a file in the collect/????/etc
> folder to cope with it (as one does for other files normally), and
> then have a plugin which bluffs some content, possibly even based
> on the description or something? I usually take this approach when
> building collections based on postscript files, etc., anyway, just
> to make sure that I don't rely on uncertain behaviour of any "smart"
> code.
Never post when you're tired! Clearly, what I actually do is use
the index.txt file in the collection's import folder to do that
stuff - just to be clear. The use of this is described in the
pertinent Greenstone documentation.

George Buchanan
Research Fellow, Digital Libraries
Middlesex University, London, UK