gnucash-htdocs master: Document another couple of new features

Cristian Marchi cmarchi at
Sat Dec 28 17:24:51 EST 2013

Updated	 via (commit)
	from (commit)

commit d937b9f4da3038603b2be5a2e045de3a8360d7a0
Author: Cristian Marchi <cri79 at>
Date:   Sat Dec 28 23:24:32 2013 +0100

    Document another couple of new features

diff --git a/2.6-release-tour.phtml b/2.6-release-tour.phtml
index 4d87159..0433a58 100644
--- a/2.6-release-tour.phtml
+++ b/2.6-release-tour.phtml
@@ -84,6 +84,24 @@ include("$top_dir/externals/menu.phtml");
 <?php echo T_("In the General tab of the <span class=\"gnucash\">GnuCash</span> Preferences is now possible to set a timeout for the \"Save changes on closing\" window. If enabled, the \"Save changes on closing\" question will only wait a limited number of seconds for an answer. If the user didn't answer within that time, the changes will be saved automatically and the question window closed.");?>
+<h2 class="featuretitle"><?php echo T_("Open datafile read-only");?></h2>
+<p class="justify">
+<?php echo T_("When opening a locked \"book\" one now has the option of opening it read-only.");?>
+<div class="dialog note">
+<p><?php echo T_("Note that <span class=\"gnucash\">GnuCash</span> is still a single-user program and that the database backends are still used only as a data store.");?></p>
+<table class="figure" align="center">
+   <tr>
+     <td><img src="<?=$top_dir?>/images/2.6-release/2.6-read-only.png" alt="Open read-only]" style="max-width:600px"/></p>
+     </td>
+   <tr>
+     <th><?php echo T_("The new button to open a <span class=\"gnucash\">GnuCash</span> datafile in read-only mode.");?>
+     </th>
+   </tr>
 <h2 class="featuretitle"><?php echo T_("Save \"Filter By\" settings");?></h2>
 <p class="justify">
 <?php echo T_("It is now possible to save the \"Filter By...\" settings for an account register.");?>
@@ -123,6 +141,16 @@ include("$top_dir/externals/menu.phtml");
+<table class="figure" align="center">
+   <tr>
+     <td><img src="<?=$top_dir?>/images/2.6-release/2.6-search-business.png" alt="[Search Invoice]" style="max-width:730px"/></p>
+     </td>
+   <tr>
+     <th><?php echo T_("Updated search window with buttons to process payment, duplicate, post and print multiple search results.");?>
+     </th>
+   </tr>
 <h2 class="featuretitle"><?php echo T_("New preference system");?></h2>
 <p class="justify">
 <?php echo T_("The preferences system has been rewritten to use GSettings from GIO (GLib) instead of GConf. This is a simpler and more robust backend which writes to the OS's native prefs - defaults on OS X and the Registry on MSWindows - and allows us to remove several troublesome dependencies including GConf, ORBit, and DBus.");?></p>
@@ -152,8 +180,8 @@ include("$top_dir/externals/menu.phtml");
 <li><?php echo T_("By creating documentation for the program");?></li>
 <li><?php echo T_("By partecipating in the <a href=\"\">GnuCash mailing lists</a>");?></li>
 <li><?php echo T_("<a href=\"\">By making a donation</a>");?></li>
-<li><?php echo T_("By spreding the word");?></li>
 <li><?php echo T_("By liking our project page on <a href=\"\">facebook</a> and <a href=\"\">Google+</a>");?></li>
+<li><?php echo T_("By spreding the word");?></li>
diff --git a/images/2.6-release/2.6-read-only.png b/images/2.6-release/2.6-read-only.png
new file mode 100644
index 0000000..6768cc8
Binary files /dev/null and b/images/2.6-release/2.6-read-only.png differ
diff --git a/images/2.6-release/2.6-search-business.png b/images/2.6-release/2.6-search-business.png
new file mode 100644
index 0000000..6dd6f12
Binary files /dev/null and b/images/2.6-release/2.6-search-business.png differ

Summary of changes:
 2.6-release-tour.phtml                     |   30 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++-
 images/2.6-release/2.6-read-only.png       |  Bin 0 -> 30766 bytes
 images/2.6-release/2.6-search-business.png |  Bin 0 -> 54358 bytes
 3 files changed, 29 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)
 create mode 100644 images/2.6-release/2.6-read-only.png
 create mode 100644 images/2.6-release/2.6-search-business.png

More information about the gnucash-changes mailing list