Source code for openpyxl.writer.strings

from __future__ import absolute_import
# Copyright (c) 2010-2019 openpyxl

"""Write the shared string table."""
from io import BytesIO

# package imports
from openpyxl.xml.constants import SHEET_MAIN_NS
from openpyxl.xml.functions import Element, xmlfile, SubElement

PRESERVE_SPACE = '{%s}space' % ""

[docs]def write_string_table(string_table): """Write the string table xml.""" out = BytesIO() with xmlfile(out) as xf: with xf.element("sst", xmlns=SHEET_MAIN_NS, uniqueCount="%d" % len(string_table)): for key in string_table: el = Element('si') text = SubElement(el, 't') text.text = key if key.strip() != key: text.set(PRESERVE_SPACE, 'preserve') xf.write(el) return out.getvalue()