GnuCash Feature Request: List all commodity prices in the data file sorted by date

John Ralls jralls at
Fri Oct 28 10:14:58 EDT 2016

> On Oct 28, 2016, at 12:03 AM, David Carlson <david.carlson.417 at> wrote:
> I would like to see a feature to list all historical prices in the data
> file sorted by date  without needing to drill down through the commodity
> data, trying to guess which commodities might still have prices from before
> the American Revolution.
> Of course, the display should include the date (optionally showing day of
> the week), commodity, price, source, and most important, a check box to
> individually select prices to delete, somewhat similar to the list of
> emails in your email in-box.
> A nice additional feature might be to show the total number of shares in
> the data file of each commodity across all accounts on the dates included
> in the historical price data.  That would probably work best as a different
> report

That would work best as a separate program entirely. GnuCash is not a portfolio management program, it's an accounting program.

John Ralls

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