Re: Gnumeric Q..
- From: larry marso com
- To: Michael Meeks <michael oasis edenproject org>, gnome-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Gnumeric Q..
- Date: Tue, 15 Jun 1999 15:13:33 -0400
On Tue, Jun 15, 1999 at 02:18:02PM -0400, email@example.com wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 15, 1999 at 06:43:25AM -0500, Michael Meeks wrote:
> > AFAIK no, I can think of several good reasons for this such as
> > consistancy, unambiguous cell referencing, code simplicity. Furthermore
> > does Excel allow this ?
> Excel, and Lotus' main spreadsheet product "123", have never allowed this.
> If you want to name a column, designate a row for column names.
> Lotus did announce with a hoopla a few years back a "revolutionary" new
> spreadsheet product that permitted you to name columns and transpose, swap
> and do various matrix operations. (Anybody remember the name?)
> Nothing came of it.
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