Changing security denomination?

Dave Peticolas
Sun, 17 Sep 2000 14:31:45 -0700

Andrea Borgia writes:
> Hi.
> After quitting gnucash and X, the console had this message on it:
> "waring: it is dangerous to change the security denomination of an
> account"
> Two things:
> 1) the typo is real

Thanks, I will fix this.

> 2) why is that? Unless I get quotes online, this should have no effect
> at all, right?

This is a historical artifact. It is safe to change the currency.
I will see about removing this warning.