keeping different versions
warlord at MIT.EDU
Mon Nov 24 10:49:49 EST 2008
Harold <hh6199 at yahoo.com> writes:
> Probably dumb questions but here goes...
> I am running 3 distros with gnucash. The versions of gnucash are different; from 2.2.6, 2.2.5, 2.2.4. If I am working in distro and want to do some gnucash work without changing distros, is that going to be a possibility?
> I have read about the .log and .xac files and the main file. I tried copying first the main file and then all the files from the 2.2.6 to the 2.2.4. The balances didn't seem to be the same.
> Am I expecting too much? Should I just plan on using one distro for keeping track of my finances?
All 2.2.x versions should be compatible, modulo bugs fixed
(or accidentally introduced) between patch-level versions.
So you should be fine.
All you should need to copy is your main data file.
> Please remember to CC this list on all your replies.
> You can do this by using Reply-To-List or Reply-All.
Derek Atkins, SB '93 MIT EE, SM '95 MIT Media Laboratory
Member, MIT Student Information Processing Board (SIPB)
URL: http://web.mit.edu/warlord/ PP-ASEL-IA N1NWH
warlord at MIT.EDU PGP key available
More information about the gnucash-user