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From acoli...@apache.org
Subject cvs commit: jakarta-poi/src/documentation/content/xdocs index.xml
Date Thu, 03 Jul 2003 18:35:01 GMT
acoliver    2003/07/03 11:35:01

  Modified:    src/documentation/content/xdocs Tag: REL_2_BRANCH index.xml
  Log:
  pandering to google
  
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  1.3.2.1   +8 -4      jakarta-poi/src/documentation/content/xdocs/index.xml
  
  Index: index.xml
  ===================================================================
  RCS file: /home/cvs/jakarta-poi/src/documentation/content/xdocs/index.xml,v
  retrieving revision 1.3
  retrieving revision 1.3.2.1
  diff -u -r1.3 -r1.3.2.1
  --- index.xml	11 May 2003 01:07:35 -0000	1.3
  +++ index.xml	3 Jul 2003 18:35:01 -0000	1.3.2.1
  @@ -18,11 +18,15 @@
       <section><title>Purpose</title>
         <p>
         The POI project consists of APIs for manipulating various file formats
  -      based upon Microsoft's OLE 2 Compound Document format using pure Java.
  +      based upon Microsoft's OLE 2 Compound Document format using pure Java.  In short,
you can
  +      read and write MS Excel files using Java.  Soon, you'll be able to read and write

  +      Word files using Java.  POI is your Java Excel solution as well as your Word Excel
solution.
  +      However, we have a complete API for porting other OLE 2 Compound Document formats
and welcome
  +      others to participate.
         </p>
         <p>
         OLE 2 Compound Document Format based files include most Microsoft Office
  -      files such as XLS and DOC.
  +      files such as XLS and DOC as well as MFC serialization API based file formats.
         </p>
         <p>
            As a general policy we try to collaborate as much as possible with other projects
to
  @@ -46,7 +50,7 @@
   		we say that POIFS is the most complete and correct port of this file format to date!
           </p>
           <p>
  -		You'd use HSSF if you needed to read or write an XLS (Excel) file using Java. You can
also read and modify
  +		You'd use HSSF if you needed to read or write an Excel file using Java (XLS). You can
also read and modify
   		spreadsheets using this API, although right now writing is more mature.
           </p>
         </section>
  
  
  

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