Web interface for gnuCash

Derek Atkins warlord at MIT.EDU
Tue Aug 8 13:25:30 EDT 2006

"Graham Leggett" <minfrin at sharp.fm> writes:

>> So far you haven't even started to mention that you might be able to
>> submit code for yourself. Iff you intend to do that, then we are
>> expecting questions like "I want to do xy. How can it be done the
>> easiest way?"
> A little bit like this, perhaps:
>  > Up until now I have been manually creating and printing invoices in
>  > gnucash, one by one, and things have got to the point where I need to
>  > scale this up.
>  >
>  > The main problem I need to solve is printing from the command line - I
>  > need to be able to say "load this xac file, render this/these invoice(s)
>  > as a PDF, and save them somewhere".
>  >
>  > Is this possible? (Or almost possible?)

And I said that this might be possible but currently is challenging
because the export is done through gnome-print and gtkhtml.  It's
certainly fairly straightforward to generate the internal report
structure without a GUI, but there's not a straightforward way to
export it without a GUI.  Take a look at src/report/...

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