Project info for wv

Share This Created 10 Mar 2000 at 08:54 UTC by caolan, last modified 20 Jul 2003 at 08:42 UTC by softkid.


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wv is a library to parse microsoft word documents. Supported are word 6, 95, 97 and 2000. It is used by abiword among others as the base of its word import ability

wv comes with a sample program named wvHtml which converts word to html documents. The wvHtml.xml file is configurable to modify the translations of word features to html, so much so that wvLaTeX.xml and wvGroff.xml which are also included can be used to get latex and groff translations of the word documents. These two files need more work and as I know neither groff or much latex help would be appreciated

The project home page has an online conversion utility to test out wv without compiling it for yourself

License: GPL

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