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transform .odt to .txt in java

 
Eduardo Ewerton
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Hello guys... i'm getting in java, and i have a litle problem.
I have to trasnform files .odt in files .txt in java.
If somebody have any idea... please post here!!

thank you all!
 
Rob Spoor
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You can start OpenOffice.org in server mode, then call its methods from Java. Check out the OOo documentation and tutorials on how to.
 
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ODF files are ZIP files that contain various XML files; the actual content is in "content.xml". If the text is all you're interested in, unzip the file, parse the XML, and extract the pieces you're interested in (looking at it, it should be pretty obvious which ones those are).
 
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