Questions about the Backend Interface
06 Mar 2001 16:12:11 -0500
> I think I want to retract some of my comments. By default, when the gui
> calls xaccTransRollback(), it will merely restore the data that was
> previously cached in the engine. And should mostly be enough: its highly
> unlikely that some other user changed the very same transaction, so its
> a waste of bandwidth to have to double-check with the server.
Ok, so the rollback method is just an 'unlock'. Ok.
> well, if the engine has *all* of the splits in an account, it totals
> them up to get the running balances. But if it has a subset of all
> splits, then ... let me leave it at tat .
Derek Atkins, SB '93 MIT EE, SM '95 MIT Media Laboratory
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