Next release 2.4.1? Branching stable and trunk sooner or later?

John Ralls jralls at
Thu Feb 3 19:39:05 EST 2011

On Jan 30, 2011, at 10:28 AM, Geert Janssens wrote:

> On Sunday 30 January 2011, John Ralls wrote:
>> On Jan 29, 2011, at 4:15 PM, Phil Longstaff wrote:
>>> On Thu, 2011-01-27 at 17:21 -0500, Phil Longstaff wrote:
>>>> On Thu, 2011-01-27 at 23:01 +0100, Geert Janssens wrote:
>>>>>> I seem to have some issues with the table versioning that was added
>>>>>> recently. I have an sqlite3 based book and whenever I open it, GnuCash
>>>>>> tells me it's created with an old version and should be upgraded. If I
>>>>>> click ok, the file is being re-saved, but the next time I open the
>>>>>> file, it asks me the same question again.
>>>>>> I have this with a testfile (from the 2.3.x days) with just one
>>>>>> transaction in it.
>>>>>> Geert
>>>>> Hmm, it even happens with a completely new file, with only accounts in
>>>>> it (no transactions added yet).
>>>> I'll hold off on 2.4.1 until this is fixed.
>>> I haven't followed checkins closely enough.  Is 2.4.1 ready to go?  Let
>>> me know when it is.
>> I've fixed Geert's problem, I think.
> Indeed, this issue is fixed. The new versioning code works nicely. Thanks.
>> But Christoph Holtermann has found a
>> problem with invoice loading [1]
> I hit this issue as well. Until now I had ignored it as I thought is was a 
> side-effect of other problems (like having the sqlite3 file on a cifs mounted 
> share), but I saw it now as well with a file stored on nfs, which never caused 
> issues before.
> I just looked at Christoph's path now (from bug 640061 [1]). It looks good in 
> concept, though I'd move the two changes to different places in the code. I'm 
> now running a test build to see if it works ok.


Are you waiting for something else to tag & release 2.4.1? Geert closed 640061 on Sunday.

John Ralls

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