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Re: [ba-ohs-talk] Hyperscope and Launch plan - Doug's own words

At 11:42 AM 5/30/2002 +0100, Murray wrote:
>Now, I would mention that Ceryle is not intended to be a
>Hyperscope, in that while it can import plain text, HTML/XHTML
>and several other XML formats, I have no intention of importing
>Microsoft documents. Eliot Kimber's last big project did this,
>was installed in the State of Texas (can't remember which gov't
>department), and he demoed it last year. If you guys are really
>serious about a Hyperscope and want to take advantage of current
>work, I would contact Eliot. He's got 90% of the work you need
>already done, AFAIK. I think he and Lee Iverson have talked about
>this, though I'm not sure what's happened there.    (01)

http://jakarta.apache.org/poi/    (02)

"The POI project consists of APIs for manipulating various file formats 
based upon Microsoft's OLE 2 Compound Document format using pure Java.
OLE 2 Compound Document Format based files include most Microsoft Office 
files such as XLS and DOC. "    (03)