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generate an odt file from another program [closed]

asked 2013-10-10 19:34:33 +0100

Kev2 gravatar image

Hi, I'm learning programming and I would like to know how to generate text and styles to make an odt file. Something simple like: Heading 1 Some text Heading 2 More text.

Thanks a lot!

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answered 2013-10-10 20:01:51 +0100

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This is not going to be an easy task...
1. Type in some text and mark as Heading 1 style.
2. Save the file in ODT.
3. Rename extension of file from odt to zip in operating system file manager.
4. Unzip the file.
5. Look into content.xml file.

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answered 2013-10-11 18:16:48 +0100

Arif at gravatar image

Do you have to create the document with manually create XML, or by scripting / LibreOffice, or something in the middle? There are some libraries that can be used to generate Open Document Format. For example these 2 are for Perl:

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