FrePPLe can import CSV-formatted files from a configurable data directory. And frePPLe can export its planning results in a set of CSV-formatted files as well.
The files are all placed in a folder that is configurable with the UPLOADFILEFOLDER in the djangosettings.py configuration file. The log files importfromfolder.log and exporttofolder.log record all data imports and file exports, together with any data errors identified during their processing.
The data files to be imported must meet the following criteria:
The export can be customized, i.e. export only the relevant data and with the a specific format (file names, dates, separators, ...). The customization is done by copying the frepple_exporttofolder.py file and updating the SQL statements it contains.
The export and import can be run in 2 ways: