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Title OpenFormula Specification 2007-02-14 (ODT)
Name * OpenFormula Specification 2007-02-14 (ODT) (837K)
Description OpenFormula is an open format for exchanging recalculated formulas between office application implementations, particularly for spreadsheets. OpenFormula defines the types, syntax, and semantics for calculated formulas, including many predefined functions and operations, so that formulas can be exchanged between applications and produce substantively equal outputs when recalculated with equal inputs. Both closed and open source software can implement OpenFormula.

OpenFormula is intended to be a supporting document to the Open Document Format for Office Applications (OpenDocument) format, particularly for defining its attributes table:formula and text:formula. It can be used in other circumstances where a simple, easy-to-read infix notation is desired for exchanging recalculated formulas.
Group OpenDocument - Formula SC
Folder Standards
Submitter Mr. David Wheeler
Date Submitted Wednesday, 14 February 2007 10:47pm
Document State Draft (A preliminary unapproved sketch, outline, or version.)
Access This document is visible to OpenDocument - Formula SC and shared with:
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  • General Public
  • OASIS Open Document Format for Office Applications (OpenDocument) TC

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Comments  
Subject & Text Submitter Date Action
Initial comment by submitter
Eike Rathke added the QuotedLabel and their intersection definitions, and since a single QuotedLabel may appear in a formula added that to the syntax as well. He did a lot of formatting on elements, attributes, values, and did various other small corrections.

Attached is this week's update. I included FREQUENCY and GROWTH, but not CONVERT, which was in the document sent with GROWTH.

Robert Weir defined NETWORKDAYS and WORKDAY; he took the approach of passing in an array of Logical's to specify the work week: "This seemed more natural than the bitmask. I think it would be very natural for a spreadsheet user to have a range of 7 cells, each with a drop down, true/false value and have that range be input to these functions."

Thomas Metcalf created the GROWTH function.

I added a test case to STDEV, created by Andreas J. Guelzow.

This has an update to CONVERT by David A. Wheeler, adding cwt and uk_cwt.
Mr. David Wheeler
2007-02-14
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