Automatic periodic actions
Sun, 06 May 2001 14:57:38 -0700
Laurent Jacques writes:
> > Now that the archives are back up, could you point us to the patch
> > in question? I'm having trouble finding it.
> Ok, I have found it now.
> But In fact (my memory was not so good) no script/patch was given.
> The message is the followwing
> or in plain text:
> >>>>> On Thu, 5 Apr 2001 16:50:06 -0500, Chris Moewes-Bystrom
> <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
> Chris> Is there a way to add an entry at the command line like
> >> gnucash --add "Paycheck" "Checking Account" "Pay Check" "Income"
> Chris> Even this would be great as then you could write a simple
> Chris> program to create gnucash crontab entries.
> I've seen a partially finished script to do this. The person working
> on it is planning on posting it to this list when he's done.
> @James LewisMoss <email@example.com> | Blessed Be!
> @ http://jimdres.home.mindspring.com | Linux is kewl!
> @"Argue for your limitations and sure enough, they're yours." Bach
> Have you some new informations about this script ?
> Anyway, for which GnuCash version (1.8 ?) could you expect an included
> "scheduled tasks" tools ?
I believe Jeremy Collings was working on that script. I'm not sure
if he is finished with it or not.
I think scheduled transactions will definitely be in 1.8, or whatever
the stable version after 1.6 is called. Joshua Sled is getting close
to a version of scheduled transactions that should go into CVS shortly
after 1.6 is released.
> L. Jacques.
> P.S. Gnucash is for me very powerfull. I prefer it to my old tools MsMoney.
> Good job.