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FS#66797 - [catdoc] Parse boolean formulas

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Alberto Fanjul (albfan) - Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 06:51 GMT
Last edited by freswa (frederik) - Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 16:29 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages
Status Assigned
Assigned To Kyle Keen (keenerd)
Architecture All
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 0
Private No


Description: Using catdoc (xls2csv) cells with =TRUE() or =FALSE() are always parsed as 0. I have a patch to fix it

There is too an improvement on error cells

and wonder if we can patch the package on arch linux

I tried to contact upstream maintainer for catdoc but I get no response. I'm contacting too packagers and contributors of catdoc arch linux package.

Additional info:
* catdoc last version
* config and/or log files etc.
* there is no access to upstream bug report, so I created one

Steps to reproduce:

Using the attached booleans.xls

xls2csv booleans.xls


and with the suggested patches:


This task depends upon

Comment by Alberto Fanjul (albfan) - Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 20:12 GMT
Let me know if I can help in any way. Is the abs in svn or there's any git repo to send a PR too?