[OT] documents for the general public need to be generally readable

Robert Hodgins ehodgins at telusplanet.net
Wed Oct 29 17:43:54 UTC 2008

> One of the best formats we have for sharing documents is Inkscapes. It
> can scale to any size and it can embed bitmap graphics. The only thing
> that it can't do in embed spreadsheets. On the other hand if the
> spreadsheet output vector graphics then that could work too. Naturally
> this ideas has no momentum and will never happen.

Try this with openoffice:
In Calc, select the cells you are interested in. Copy and paste into
Draw. That Draw file can be exported as a png. (Not Save As!) The png
can be opened in Inkscape.

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