[GNC-dev] libpsd2, opinions?

Wm wm_o_o_o at yahoo.co.uk
Sat Mar 30 09:01:19 EDT 2019

On 22/03/2019 18:41, Marcello Stanisci wrote:
> Dear GnuCash devs,
> in the main context of the european directive PSD2 (that basically
> mandates all the
> banks to expose a REST API for everyone to use their online-banking
> services), I noticed
> that there is not yet a modern, well-documented, well-tested, and Free
> Software library
> that would implement all the major standards -- like e.g. EBICS and FinTS.
> Do you think that starting a C project (libpsd2) for a libary that can
> address all the issues
> I mentioned above would make sense / be good?

In broad terms, yes.  Unfortunately gnc is a mix and match when it comes 
to international standards and is lagging when it comes to implementation.

We love the idea but we're just to head-up-our-own-anus to do anything 
about it in the next few years.


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