Migrating from OOO Calc to LO Calc | SDK, UNO, Officebean, Plugin
michael.meeks at suse.com
Tue Mar 6 07:38:53 PST 2012
On Tue, 2012-03-06 at 19:23 +0400, libreoffice.ge at gmail.com wrote:
> We are working on Open source Project where OOO Calc was used
> for report designer. Now we are going to migrate from OOO calc to LO
> Calc and need your help with following:
Great - where is your source code out of interest ? :-)
> 1. We are using OOO SDK 2.1 to register Calc Add in.
> · Was new LO SDK changed significantly?
It should not have been. One thing to bear in mind is that our xcu
(configuration data) parser is a lot stricter, so you need well formed
XML that matches the schema (which was not true in older versions). But
if you get that right things should be ok I hope.
> · Where is a docs we need to read before development?
Assume that the docs are the same as before I guess, but they are here:
bug reports / patches to the docs much appreciated.
> 2. We have used OOOBean [officebean.jar] for opening OOO Calc
> in Java Environment . Are you planning to develop officebean project?
> Where can we find docs and/or wiki materials?
The bean should still exist, is still packaged, etc. There are a few
reports of problems with it, again fixes appreciated for that.
> 3. One of the option we have is to use Libreoffice.org Calc
> Plugin connected to JBoss through web services (like this project).
> Could you please give us links on similar projects or “how to” doc?
Not that clear what you want, you want mail-merge ? if so, you'd want
to provide something that looked like a database I suppose to provide
> 4. UNO Interface - was it significantly changed?
In a nutshell we should be backwards compatible with OpenOffice.org -
at least, this is what we try to be. Of course, there are always bugs we
need to find out :-)
Hope that helps !
michael.meeks at suse.com <><, Pseudo Engineer, itinerant idiot
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