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Re: wvare DOC -> HTML filter

From: David L Norris <dave(at)>
Date: Sun May 23 2004 - 14:52:06 GMT
On Sun, 2004-05-23 at 00:15, Bill Moseley wrote:
> > package SWISH::Filters::Doc2html;
> Did you compare this with how well (or not well) catdoc does?
> When would someone want this over catdoc?

I think one would almost always want Wv over catdoc.

catdoc doesn't handle embedded objects well or at all.  On complex
documents large portions of text are ignored by catdoc.  URLs, indices,
text frames, etc.

 David Norris
  ICQ - 412039

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