gnucash business reports - displaying the customer number

Chase James chase.james at
Mon Aug 15 15:26:06 EDT 2005

Cool. Well, after changing the variable name, I was able to display the 
customer number by calling gnc:owner-get-owner-id. Now my invoices rock. 
Thanks for the reply.


Derek Atkins wrote:

>Oh, that looks like a bug.  I think it's supposed to call
>gnc:owner-get-owner-id again.  Thanks for the report.  I'll
>fix this in CVS.
>Chase James <chase.james at> writes:
>>Hi. I'm trying to make the customer number appear on my invoices, but I 
>>don't know enough about scheme to make it happen.
>>I'm currently using the same method thats used to output the invoice 
>>number, except "(set! owner (gnc:invoice-get-owner invoice))" is "(set! 
>>owner-id (gnc:owner-get-owner-id owner))." I got 
>>"gnc:owner-get-owner-id" from business-core.scm, and I'm assuming it 
>>gets the owner id, which if the type is set to gnc-owner-customer, 
>>should give me the customer number, right?
>>When I run GnuCash the report get a report error and an "unbound 
>>variable" error with "gnc:owner-get-id" in business-core.scm. I can't 
>>seem to find where owner-get-id is defined in any of GnuCash's scheme 
>>I don't know anything about scheme, really. I'm just sort of 
>>manipulating whats already there to get desired output.
>>Thanks for your help.
>>gnucash-user mailing list
>>gnucash-user at
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