Banks dropping support for qif downloads
07 Feb 2002 17:59:07 -0500
I dont disagree -- I think that OFX support is absolutely
vital. Unfortunately Gnucash is a voluntary effort, and
the volunteers aren't working on it (yet). You can apply
whatever "carrots" you'd like to try to convince the volunteers
to work on it sooner....
"Boyd Kelly" <email@example.com> writes:
> I have been using moneydance because of OFX support. Would rather use gnucash, but alas...
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Derek Atkins [mailto:warlord@MIT.EDU]
> Sent: Thu 07/02/2002 2:42 PM
> To: James A. Treacy
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: Banks dropping support for qif downloads
> "James A. Treacy" <email@example.com> writes:
> > Anyway, this is an omen of things to come. If Intuit has anything to do
> > with it, support for qif files will disappear over the next year.
> > Has any work been done on support for other formats?
> Unfortunately the OFX support have been languishing in the
> 'experimental' (read: non-working) state for far too long.
> It really shouldn't be too hard to write some scheme or
> even X to parse the OFX XML schema, but nobody has done it
> Dontations of developer time would be greatly appreciated.
> I think most of the current developers are already busy with
> other projects. While OFX is on my "list of things", it's
> behind the business module.
> Derek Atkins, SB '93 MIT EE, SM '95 MIT Media Laboratory
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