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Wed, 17 Nov 2004 08:53:42 +0800
On Sun, Nov 07, 2004 at 02:09:11PM -0800, Ben Pfaff wrote:
(If there's some reason to introduce "plug-ins" into a program,
then that's another reason to use shared libraries.)
Here's one possible reason:
I was thinking about implementing the GET TRANSLATE command (or adding
the TRANSLATE option to GET), so that one could import gnumeric files
GET TRANSLATE FILE='Book1.gnumeric'
Parsing gnumeric files would need libxml2 and libz which aren't
generally needed by PSPP, so perhaps the plugin option would be
Then people can write a plugin for any kind of wierd file format.
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