Bug 39929

Summary: Can not create workbook object. Example code: HSSFWorkbook workbook = new HSSFWorkbook(new FileInputStream("example.xls"));
Product: POI Reporter: longjiang <hoho.jp>
Component: HSSFAssignee: POI Developers List <dev>
Status: RESOLVED WORKSFORME    
Severity: normal CC: sanjaysaini31
Priority: P1    
Version: unspecified   
Target Milestone: ---   
Hardware: PC   
OS: Windows XP   
Attachments: org.apache.poi.hssf.record.RecordFormatException: Unable to construct record instance, the following exception occured: null
Simplest possible testcase showing the RecordFormatExceptionException

Description longjiang 2006-06-29 04:01:38 UTC
 
Comment 1 longjiang 2006-06-29 04:03:48 UTC
Created attachment 18546 [details]
org.apache.poi.hssf.record.RecordFormatException: Unable to construct record instance, the following exception occured: null
Comment 2 Bj 2006-11-29 05:32:17 UTC
Created attachment 19199 [details]
Simplest possible testcase showing the RecordFormatExceptionException

It seems the exception stems from referencing a cell value from a floating
TextBox.
Comment 3 Yegor Kozlov 2007-04-19 10:46:31 UTC
We still have this bug in 3.0 RC2.
Something is wrong when reading TextObjectRecord.

Regards,
Yegor
Comment 4 Joern Muehlencord 2009-06-30 06:35:12 UTC
Works for me with POI 3.2
Comment 5 Joern Muehlencord 2009-07-16 09:09:04 UTC
Works for me with POI 3.2