Perl API to convert XLS to FODS

Perl library to convert XLS to FODS

Use Cells Conversion REST API to create customized spreadsheet workflows in Perl. This is a professional solution to convert XLS to FODS and other document formats online using Perl.

Convert a XLS file to FODS in Perl

API Request:
PUT
https://api.aspose.cloud/v3.0/cells/convert

Converting file formats from XLS to FODS is a complex task. All XLS to FODS format transitions is performed by our Perl SDK while maintaining the source XLS spreadsheet's main structural and logical content. Our Perl library is a professional solution to convert XLS to FODS files online. This Cloud SDK gives Perl developers powerful functionality and perfect FODS output.

Code example in Perl using REST API to convert XLS to FODS format

# For complete examples and data files, please go to https://github.com/aspose-cells-cloud/aspose-cells-cloud-perl/
    use strict;
    use warnings;
    use utf8; 
    use File::Slurp;
    use AsposeCellsCloud::CellsApi;
    my $config = AsposeCellsCloud::Configuration->new( client_id => $ENV{'ProductClientId'}, client_secret => $ENV{'ProductClientSecret'});
    my $instance = AsposeCellsCloud::CellsApi->new(AsposeCellsCloud::ApiClient->new( $config));
    my $format = "fods";
    my $Book1Data = undef;
    my $result =undef;
    my @fileinfos = stat("Book1.xls");
    my $filelength = $fileinfos[7];
    open(DATA, '<', "Book1.xls") or die "file can not open, $!";
    binmode(DATA);
    read (DATA, $Book1Data, $filelength);
    close (DATA); 
    $result = $instance->cells_workbook_put_convert_workbook(workbook => $Book1Data, format => $format);
    open(my $fh, '>', "Dest.fods") or die "Could not open file!";
    binmode $fh;
    print $fh $result;
    close $fh;


How to use Perl API to convert XLS to FODS


  1. Create an account at Dashboard to get free API quota & authorization details
  2. Initialize CellsApi with Client Id, Client Secret, Base URL & API version
  3. Call cells_workbook_put_convert_workbook method to get the resultant stream


System Requirements


  1. Perl 5