Advice on creating custom report for GST

David Reiser dbreiser at
Fri Jan 7 01:38:09 EST 2005

  I have a copy of xacc-repdev.sgml that I could send you. I dug it out 
of some repository, but by now I have no recollection of its source. 
Since it's sgml instead of html, it isn't too pretty on my Mac (haven't 
found a generic sgml renderer yet), but it is readable in a text 

On Jan 7, 2005, at 12:21 AM, Benjamin So wrote:

> Thanks, Josh.
> I was able to locate the Hello World report on my local installation, 
> but the tutorial isn't there. I used Fink to install Gnucash, so I was 
> expecting the path 
> /usr/local/share/gnome/help/gnucash/C/xacc-repdev.html to translate to 
> /sw/share/gnome/help/gnucash/C/xacc-repdev.html, but although the 
> directory structure up to C exists on my local disk, there's no file 
> called xacc-repdev.html. Is there an online version of this document 
> somewhere? I tried the CVS repository, but didn't have any luck there 
> either.
> Ben
> On 7/01/2005, at 3:21, Josh Sled wrote:
>> On Thu, 2005-01-06 at 09:13, Josh Sled wrote:
>>> On Wed, 2005-01-05 at 09:20, Benjamin So wrote:
>>>> So the question is what is the best way to get my hands dirty in
>>>> writing custom reports. I'm sure this topic must already have been
>>>> covered in an earlier discussion, but I didn't have much luck 
>>>> searching
>>>> the archives. Is there some sort of tutorial to get me started? I 
>>>> have
>>>> a reasonable amount of programming knowledge, but none of it is in
>>>> Scheme. I saw a reference to the Hello World report, but was unable 
>>>> to
>>>> find the corresponding source file. In any case, a simple tutorial
>>>> would be very useful, is one exists.
>>> I don't think there's a tutorial or how to...
>> I spoke too soon; see the bottom of
>> ...jsled
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