Re: [Fwd: Re: Can't read Ruby Spreadsheet generated XLS files]

On Wed, Feb 18, 2009 at 11:25:51PM +1100, John Machin wrote:

Note that the Workbook stream is only 1032 bytes long; hence it is being  
put in the "Short Sector Container Storage" [OOo jargon] or the  
"Ministream" [MS jargon] ... this is unusual, some writing software  
chickens out and pads short Workbook streams with zeroes so that they  
are 4096 bytes long and thus qualify for the normal storage, so reading  
software doesn't get much Ministream reading experience. I suspect that  
the problem is here.

Looks like the first time we've tried to read non-block aligned
content in the smallblock stream.  Patching will be simple.  I'll
update libgsf this evening.

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