mymatrix is a handling library for MS Excel and csv/tsv text.
Support filetypes: .xls, .tsv, .csv / .xlsx is not supported.
Support ruby versions are: ruby 1.8.7, ruby 1.9.2 or higher
gem install mymatrix (It's hosted on gemcutter.org)
HOW TO USE:
read and write file
require 'mymatrix' mx = MyMatrix.new('path/to/xlsfile.xls') mx.each_with_index do |row, i| the_column = 'sample_column_name' # print value of the cell. p mx.val(row, the_column) # write value of the cell mx.setValue(row, the_column, i) # write "i" value to the cell # text_output(default is tsv:tab separated values) mx.to_t('path/to/text.txt') # csv_output mx.to_csv('path/to/csv.csv') end
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