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Posted on 2010-06-10 07:20:24.053352-07
by jmgdocin response to 12756
Re: How to detect if a table cell is empty?
First you can rerieve the cell object using getCell(), then count the elements inside the cell using the element-based children() method (this method is provided by XML::Twig, so it's not documented with OpenOffice::OODoc). Example:
my $cell = $doc->getCell($Tablename, 0, 1);
my @elements = $cell->children;
After the code sequence above, @elements is the list (possibly empty) of the elements inside the cell.