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Subject: Re: [office-formula] Proposal: Move sheet-local named expressionsto "Medium" (or even "Large")

Hi David,

On Wednesday, 2008-06-11 12:05:52 -0400, David A. Wheeler wrote:

> The "small" group is supposed to only include a relatively minimal set of
> functionality.  Yet even "Small" includes sheet-local named expressions.
> I propose moving sheet-local named expressions to Medium or Large
> instead.  Most users don't even know that sheet-local named expressions
> exist, and at least some apps don't support them.  Clearly, you can
> get by without them.

+1, makes perfectly sense. I guess that most applications that implement
_only_ the Small set wouldn't know sheet-local named expressions neither.


Automatic string conversions considered dangerous. They are the GOTO statements
of spreadsheets.  --Robert Weir on the OpenDocument formula subcommittee's list.

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