php-excel-reader Parse and retrieve information from XLS files
When the excel reader is run on PHP 5.3, below mentioned deprecated warning messages gets shown.
i) Assigning the return value of new by reference is deprecated
Remove & from the line below
$this->_ole =& new OLERead();
$this->_ole = new OLERead();
ii) Function split() is deprecated
Function split() is deprecated and we can use explode() instead of that.
$parts = split(“;”,$format);
change it to
$parts = explode(“;”,$format);