Scheduled Transactions with Variables
rdorsch at web.de
Fri Apr 11 17:16:06 CDT 2003
I was also close to ask the question, but found then a few reference in
(search for variable).
I have not yet read it myself, but I could help. Let me know, if you think
that explains things well enough.
On Freitag, 11. April 2003 15:53, you wrote:
> About the credit/debit formulae than can contain variables.
> How can I know which variables to use, what variables are available and
> the formulae syntaxe ?
> Thank's a lot.
> On Tue, 2003-04-08 at 04:12, Josh Sled wrote:
> > On Mon, Apr 07, 2003 at 10:36:12PM +0200, Rainer Dorsch wrote:
> > | I am wondering, if I can have the current month (or current month+1) in
> > | the description field in a scheduled transaction, which is recuring
> > | e.g. every month.
> > Not in the description field, no. Only the credit/debit formulae can
> > contain variables.
> > | I saw in the "Edit Scheduled Transaction" view, in the helper of
> > | "Create Automatically" that there should be no "variables" in the split
> > | transactions. Would a month in the description field be such a
> > | variable?
> > Perhaps that text should be worded better. The real problem is with
> > variables which don't have known values, and thus require user input ...
> > the code cannot create the transaction "automatically" in that case. For
> > a variable like the one you're suggesting [which always has a known
> > value], this would not be an issue.
> > | Thanks,
> > | Rainer
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