Help .... anyone ....

Dave Peticolas
28 May 2001 14:11:05 -0700

On 27 May 2001 21:17:01 +0200, Klaus Ridder wrote:
> I guess I have made a very big mistake:
> As I opened the reconcile dialogue of my bank account (reconcile - or
> whatever "abstimmen" was in english) - and saw that 139 DEM are missing.  I
> checked all auto-save versions, and reaized that somewhere between 2
> versions I seem to have deleted a transaction of DEM 139,-.
> The problem is: I have around 100 transactions with 139,- DEM (as this was
> our standard product). Any better idea how I can find the missing
> transactions than manually going through hundreds of transactions or restart
> reconcile on 01.01.1999 ?
> On no, I see this will be quite a busy day tomorrow doing all the work again
> ... I better go to bed now. Probably someone has a solution tomorrow :)

Finding this in 1.4.x will be hard. One thing you might do is
to put in a temporary transaction to fix the balance, but keep
the auto-save files around. When 1.6.0 comes out, you can convert
the current file and the auto-save file to XML and use 'diff' to
see what was deleted.