Changing defaults in Fancy Invoice
warlord at MIT.EDU
Thu May 10 19:42:47 EDT 2007
Invoice "templates" would require something along the lines of eguile.
Such integration of eguile hasn't happened. I SUSPECT that it would
only require work in scheme to get it to work, but I don't know for sure.
If you want to work on eguile integration I'd be happy to encourage you :)
Quoting Andrew Greig <algreig at bigpond.net.au>:
> Thanks Derek,
> That sorted that out, 10 lines it is, now. I also found out that if I
> change the font size, the rows enlarge to accommodate. But now my
> invoice has spread off the right side of the page. In the notes
> included in the fancy-invoice.scm file, it is suggested that the future
> may lie with html templates being supplied by various users, and the
> best selected for incorporation into gnc. Is that as easy as it sounds?
> I have a current Invoice Template I created in OpenOffice.org for A4
> page and DL window-faced envelopes, to make that into an html document
> should not be too hard. Should I proceed down that path?
> Andrew Greig
> On Wed, 2007-05-09 at 19:11 -0400, Derek Atkins wrote:
>> Quoting Andrew Greig <algreig at bigpond.net.au>:
>> > Thanks Derek,
>> > I have searched the file and only found one reference to "24" and that
>> > was in the comments at line 335. The only other thing I found which may
>> > be relevant is this:
>> > (gnc:register-inv-option
>> > (gnc:make-number-range-option
>> > (N_ "Display") (N_ "Minimum # of entries")
>> > "u" (N_ "The minimum number of invoice entries to display. (-1)") 23
>> > 4 23 3 1))
>> > How should this be altered, to give me 10 entries? Or am I still on the
>> > wrong train?
>> Nope, this is the right place. The API for make-number-range-option
>> is defined in src/app-utils/options.scm which says tat those five
>> numbers are: default-value, lower-bound, upper-bound, num-decimals,
>> and step-size. So the default value is 23, the lower bound is 4,
>> the upper bound is 23. I have no idea why the num-decimals is set
>> to 3. So, change that first '23' to '9'.
>> Be warned that every time you update gnucash you'll have to make
>> these same changes.
>> > Andrew Greig
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