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  • I can't remember exactly what it means, something like it failed to open the file, or failed to parse it as an OLE compound document. Try opening it first and passing in a FH (if that's possible).
    • Thank you, thank you! I'll try it immediately. (Wait, hmm, can I do that in DBI? Well, since I'm uploading my own copies of the modules, maybe I can kludge it...)

      Have slept on it and traced it down to an unpack statement that's deciding on a type of PPS (whatever a PPS is); the unpack yields a 5 on Linux and 0 on Win32. If this is the case, I wonder even if I hardwire it to 5 or something if the spreadsheet will parse correctly. Unpack is not portable?

      J. David works really hard, has a passion for writing good software, and knows many of the world's best Perl programmers