[NTG-context] a new MyWay: really simple way to create tables

Mojca Miklavec mojca.miklavec.lists at gmail.com
Wed Jul 26 11:12:03 CEST 2006

I'm sorry, I forgot to mention the location: as usually it's listed on

On 7/26/06, Mojca Miklavec wrote:
> Hello,
> There's a new tiny piece of documentation about how to create simple
> tables in a simple way using comma/space/tab-separated values. For
> example, you can copy-paste some data from Excell and use it directly
> without having to add all those \NC or \eTD\bTD inbetween. You can
> also use '&' as a separator and imitate LaTeX way of creating tables.
> Comments & feedback wellcome.
> Mojca
> Just as a warning: There are two bugs left: utf-8 handling (if you
> don't need TeX commands in the data, you can circumvent that by using
> quotechar=whatever) and the last cell in the row may not be empty (you
> can probably put a \strut there if necessary).
> (Two other bugs were fixed in Taco's version, but I didn't check if it
> is already part of the new distribution or not.)

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