[Seaside] Generate Excel documents from Seaside (Pharo)

Esteban A. Maringolo emaringolo at gmail.com
Mon Feb 3 21:23:50 UTC 2014

Thanks for all your responses.

I'll take a look into Tobias' work. It is the kind of solution I'm
interested in. If I can "untie" it from Magritte, then better. :)

Sending CSV contents disguised as an application/vnd.ms-excel is a
trick that doesn't work always, particularly if the content is not in
the expected encoding (which is not UTF-8, but Windows1252 or

Best regards,

Esteban A. Maringolo

2014-02-02 Louis LaBrunda <Lou at keystone-software.com>:
> Hi Guys,
> Sorry for being a little off topic.  First a +1 for XLS as CSV.
>>one thing clients are asking us these days requires something printable, we are thinking in rendering a clean page with what they want and a download as PDF
>>I was about to try this one:
> I have used wkhtmltopdf in the past and was very pleased with it.  Worked
> well from both windows (where I develop and test) and Linux.
> Lou
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