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From allan <all...@swcp.com>
Subject Re: Writing xls under Ubuntu, problem opening under Windows
Date Thu, 04 Oct 2012 16:15:28 GMT
Would I be correct in assuming that in all cases, one version of MS Excel has been used to
elicit the problem?
Have you, by chance, used another windoz machine and/or another version of Excel for opening
the "suspect" file?
Just a hunch, here...
BTW, what version of Excel are you using?

On 10/04/2012 02:13 AM, Hans Maulwurf wrote:
> I don't understand it ... changing to java6 didn't solve it. I set up a new
> virtual machine Xubuntu and installed openjdk6 and netbeans from
> repository. I changed nothing, I'm only running these lines
>      public static void main(String[] args) throws IOException {
>          HSSFWorkbook wb = new HSSFWorkbook();
>          FileOutputStream fileOut = new
> FileOutputStream("/home/muench/workbook_test.xls");
>          wb.write(fileOut);
>          fileOut.close();
>      }
> But opening the xls under Windows with Microsoft Office it shows the same
> behaviour ... I don't know how to continue :/
> 2012/10/4 Hans Maulwurf <hansmaulwurfmail@gmail.com>
>> Maybe the java6 and java7 lead to this behaviour? Under Windows I used
>> java6, I wanted to have an up-to-date-Ubuntu so I installed java7. I will
>> try to switch to java6 and report here.
>> 2012/10/3 Hans Maulwurf <hansmaulwurfmail@gmail.com>
>>> No, I used the same version of poi on windows, saved the files and used
>>> it on linux again. Replacing them with fresh downloaded doesn't change the
>>> situation. When compiling/debugging/creating there is no error, only
>>> opening with Microsoft Office shows this error (about 3 times) and then the
>>> sheets are shown correctly.
>>> 2012/10/3 Nick Burch <apache@gagravarr.org>
>>>> On Wed, 3 Oct 2012, Hans Maulwurf wrote:
>>>>> I'm using poi-3.8-20120326.jar and that's the same I used on Windows.
>>>>> don't use a '/' in sheetnames, the same error comes when I only create
>>>>> workbook and save it as xls, without cells or sheets, only the default
>>>>> sheets.
>>>> Are you sure that there are no differences in POI versions? Could there
>>>> perhaps be an older version of POI lurking somewhere on your classpath?
>>>> (Check the FAQ for how to find them).
>>>> I've had no ubuntu-specific POI problems that I can think of lately, and
>>>> I've been using POI on ubuntu for a very long time now!
>>>> Nick
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