Bug 533738 - Budget report: Option "Show full account names" not supported

Carsten Rinke carsten.rinke at gmx.de
Mon Aug 11 17:10:08 EDT 2014


Dmitry is absolutely right: once you pick a single account from a lower 
level then the user has no chance to show the parent information in the 

John's proposal sound reasonable to me.

Thanks for pointing that out.
I will update the bug with these comments.

Kind regards,

On 08/11/2014 03:52 PM, John Ralls wrote:
> On Aug 10, 2014, at 10:13 PM, Dmitry Pavlov <zeldigas at gmail.com> wrote:
>> User can select only specific accounts, not at the root of the account
>> tree, when building this report. With this use case full account name can
>> be helpful, so I'd suggest to fix that isssue instead of removing the
>> option from the code (or just hide it, but do not close the bug)
> The root of the account tree is never visible and never named anywhere.
> If, as Carsten says, the full hierarchy is always displayed with sub-accounts
> indented, there's not much point to displaying the full account names for the
> sub-accounts.
> On the other hand, if Carsten is mistaken and one can select subaccounts and
> have them displayed without their parents, ISTM the correct thing to do is to
> always display the full account name of each highest-level account on the report.
> Regards,
> John Ralls

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