Add support for MS excel format using Apache POI #123
There is no due date, it depends on the progress. There is a branch named
Here is the current status of the branch:
You can already try it by importing the
The current reader supports only xls format, you are welcome to add support for xlsx from your implementation.
BTW, are you using the latest version 4.0? If not, I strongly recommend you to upgrade, this is the best release so far! I would love to hear your thoughts on this new version :-)
Yes we are using version 4.0 and we love it :)... As for xlsx support, our requirement is to be able to read both format by replacing one line in your MsExcelRecordReader.java
HSSFWorkbook workbook = new HSSFWorkbook(new FileInputStream(file));
Workbook workbook = WorkbookFactory.create(new FileInputStream(file));
Thanks for the great work. This framework is rock!
Thank you for this kind feedback! I'm glad you like it :-)
I was thinking about making the MsExcel format as a second parameter to the
Or may be other names for the constants, but the idea is to make the format configurable at construction time to support both versions.
The work is in progress, keep tuned. You are welcome to contribute if you want!
It took some time, but it is finally here
I've decided to support only the new format (xlsx) but not the legacy one (xls).
It would be great if you can try it with version