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Re: DocView now supports OpenDocument & MS Office formats

From: Jambunathan K
Subject: Re: DocView now supports OpenDocument & MS Office formats
Date: Wed, 05 Jan 2011 02:37:31 +0530
User-agent: Gnus/5.13 (Gnus v5.13) Emacs/24.0.50 (windows-nt)

Richard Stallman <address@hidden> writes:

>     > Is it feasible to implement of saving a buffer with formatting in ODF
>     > using this feature?  That would be really great.
>     No.  DocView is only a viewer for a large set of document formats.
>     Internally, every page of a document is converted to a PNG image that is
>     shown in an emacs buffer.
> Is there any chance of extracting the text as text
> with markup in a format that Emacs could handle?

Like Orgmode, for example? 


Above link talks of odf-mode and odt2org.

Not so long ago, I had used odf-mode and was quite unhappy with the text
extraction it was doing. I haven't tried odt2org though.

Jambunathan K.

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