[techtalk] viewer for doc/excel

moebius at ip-solutions.net moebius at ip-solutions.net
Fri Mar 3 12:47:53 EST 2000

Hey All,
  I don't know. I use Excel at work here often, and except for SO I have
yet to see a spreadsheet as beefy as excel. Including Xess, which is
pretty dang close.

Harry Hoffman
Product Systems Specialist
Restaurants Unlimited Inc.
206.634.3082 x. 270

On Fri, 3 Mar 2000, Telsa Gwynne wrote:

> On Fri, Mar 03, 2000 at 03:32:16PM +0000 or thereabouts, Rik Hemsley wrote:
> > #if Simona Nass
> > > Other than Excel, is there anything like it for UNIX? -S.
> > 
> > Apparently Gnumeric is supposed to be like Excel. Funny, it
> > doesn't seem anything like it to me. Perhaps I missed something,
> > or perhaps it's just Gnome hype strikes again.
> I have never used Excel. A friend who was very used to it and did
> all manner of things with it tried Gnumeric out on my machine and
> was very impressed.
> I have tried out Gnumeric, but I have no idea how to use a spreadsheet,
> so it's hardly a useful assessment :)
> Telsa
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