xlswtreporter: easy xls reports

Note: This is pre-alpha software use at your own risk!!!!!!!!!!

What is it?

xlswtreporter is a syntactic sugar wrapper agains the excellent xlswt library in order to make the creation of tabular reports easier.


Once on pipy you can install it as:

First, install the module with pip or easy_install:

$ pip install xlswtreporter

but in alpha stage you can test it:

$ pip install -e hg+


xlswtreporter will allows to create a hello world spreadsheet as easy as:

>>> from xlwtreport import engine
>>> r = engine.Reporter('test')
>>> r.write("Hello world")

It will create a default.xls file on your folder with the "Hello world" message on cell A1 and a spreadsheet called test.