[pmwiki-users] Tabular thought -- simplify conversion between markup styles of tables
kat_lists at katspace.homelinux.org
Mon Aug 25 21:46:26 CDT 2008
On Mon, Aug 25, 2008 at 11:54:58PM +0200, Christian Ridderstr?m wrote:
> * IV: Using a spreadsheet software to generate a HTML with the table
> and then use (:includurl ... :) to embed this in a wiki page.
> This is something I started using today and I find it rather
> convenient actually. I can recommend it, but I'd prefer better
> support in the spreadsheet software for exporting to HTML.
> (:includeurl doc:myspreadsheet.html :)
> Ideally, the embedded <object> should be preceeded with a link
> to the spreadsheet itself so that you can edit it easily.
> Finally, if you upload an updated spreadsheet, it should
> automatically be converted to HTML. [*]
IncludeUpload will give you better support for the HTML version
of the spreadsheet, I think.
All you need to do is upload the spreadsheet HTML as an attachment (the
Attach: markup) and then use the (:includuplode :) markup to display the
HTML inside the wiki. Then when you update the spreadsheet (in your
spreadsheet program), then update the upload with the HTML version.
I don't think anyone has written a recipe for converting an actual
spreadsheet file to HTML within PmWiki; I expect the spreadsheet
software itself would do a better job of it.
_--_|\ | Kathryn Andersen <http://www.katspace.com>
/ \ |
\_.--.*/ | GenFicCrit mailing list <http://www.katspace.com/gen_fic_crit/>
------------| Melbourne -> Victoria -> Australia -> Southern Hemisphere
Maranatha! | -> Earth -> Sol -> Milky Way Galaxy -> Universe
More information about the pmwiki-users