• Comments to, How to automatically create ODF invoices without OpenOffice

    (Note: these are the comments appended to my original article, which I had to put in a separate page when I switched from Drupal to WordPress) Just came to your site… Just came to your site following a link from linuxtoday. Wow! This opens windows of opportunities! Somehow I’ve totally missed out on the fact that odt documents are just zip files. I’ve been reading a bit through some content.xml files.
  • How to automatically create OpenDocument invoices without OpenOffice

    Articles on how to create OpenDocument invoices already exist but almost always they require you to start and use OpenOffice manually each time. Here, instead, I’ll show how to have your computer to do all your OpenDocument work for you. The script explained below takes an ODF template like the one of the left and generates an ODF text file like the one you see on the right below, which is ready to be printed or sent via email (follow the links to download the template or the resulting ODF invoice).