Re: Formulas in CSV files

On Mon, Oct 27, 2003 at 11:42:49AM +0900, Anthony Heading wrote:

On Sat, Oct 25, 2003 at 11:50:30AM +0100, Spencer Collyer wrote:
That was a bug.

A remarkably useful bug, then. I'd call it a feature myself. From a couple
of quick tests, both Excel (97) and (1.0.2) allow you to do

Agreed.  Excel has done this for as long as I can remember.  I've seen it
used many times as a quick way to create spreadsheet files.

I've never thought of it as a bug.  It's consistent with the result
of typing in the same data, or indeed copy-and-pasting it.

You make a good case.  The behavior has been restored.

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