catdoc - Converts MS-Word and MS-Excel files to text

Property Value
Distribution ALT Linux Sisyphus
Repository Classic i586
Package filename catdoc-0.95-alt1.i586.rpm
Package name catdoc
Package version 0.95
Package release alt1
Package architecture i586
Package type rpm
Category Office
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 607.90 KB
Installed size 607.90 KB
CATDOC is program which reads MS-Word file and prints readable
ASCII text to stdout, just like Unix cat command.
It also able to produce correct escape sequences if some UNICODE
charachers have to be represented specially in your typesetting system
such as (La)TeX.
It features runtime configuration, proper charset handling,
user-definable output formats and support
for Word97 files, which contain UNICODE internally.
xls2csv reads MS-Excel spreadsheet and dumps its content as
comma-separated values to stdout.


Package Version Architecture Repository
catdoc-0.95-alt1.x86_64.rpm 0.95 x86_64 Classic
catdoc - - -


Name Value
/lib/ -
/usr/bin/wish -
coreutils -
gawk - - - - - - - -
mktemp >= 1:1.3.1
rpmlib(PayloadIsLzma) -
rtld(GNU_HASH) -
tk -
url_handler -


Name Value
catdoc = 0.95-alt1


Type URL
Binary Package catdoc-0.95-alt1.i586.rpm
Source Package catdoc-0.95-alt1.src.rpm

Install Howto

  1. Add the following line to /etc/apt/sources.list:
    rpm [Sisyphus] i586 classic
    rpm [Sisyphus] noarch classic
  2. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  3. Install catdoc rpm package:
    # sudo apt-get install catdoc




2017-08-05 - Vitaly Lipatov <> 0.95-alt1
- new version 0.95 (with rpmrb script)
2011-03-31 - Slava Semushin <> 0.94.2-alt4
- Updated BuildRequires to get rid of xorg-x11-libs (fixed build)
2009-10-12 - Slava Semushin <> 0.94.2-alt3
- Fixed xls2csv crashing (Closes: #21802)
2007-08-03 - Vitaly Lipatov <> 0.94.2-alt2
- fix URL, fix Source URL

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