KMyMoney 0.8.1 Notes
The KMyMoney team is pleased to announce the availability of Release 0.8.1.
This is an update to our latest stable release, and contains a number of fixes to bugs,
several improvements in the areas of documentation and help, as well as
enhancements in the handling of Investments, Schedules, Imports and Data entry.
There are also some new translations and miscellaneous changes, all of which
should help to make your usage of the application even easier.
The source tarball for this package can be downloaded from our web site. Should you need any further information
or advice, feel free to contact us on one of our mailing lists:
email@example.com -for usage questions
firstname.lastname@example.org -for installation problems.
Fixed reported problems (Sourceforge or KDE)
1274955 (Show all accounts in import verify dialog)
1323157 (Price Editor showed reciprocal value)
1221979 (KMyMoney won't start)
1289026 (Transfer creates flashing red entry in destination account)
1289811 (Account balance incorrect when opening kmymoney) by...
1285995 (Accounts view shows wrong balance with foreign currency)
1264916 (Cannot edit fund details in investments)
1288592 (Crash with Auto fill)
1291044 (Cannot apply $0.01US interest expense in a split)
1286028 (Edit Account dialog shows wrong currency)
1286033 (KMyMoney hangs up)
1287850 (Empty action box)
1264927 (check number for same day not in ascending order)
1263755 (Crash when moving account from one subgroup to another)
1260732 (Reconciling multiple currencies)
1261797 (Manual price entry/update does not store values)
1259351 (Icons view doesn't honor single click preference)
KDE BUG 110851 (Wrong date formatting in forms)
Documentation and Help changes
Linked help button in reports configuration dialog to online manual.
Add names to docbook sections. Filenames are derived from them.
Explain how to convert from another encoding to UTF8
Added note about usage of interest field in reconciliation wizard to docs
Added version number to title page of online documentation
Added hint to sort order of transactions in online manual
Added docs on how to find the trading symbol for a security supported
Updated tooltip text in investment view to reflect what's
actually shown there.
Change all uses of "security" to "encryption" where that's what it means.
Change uses of "Transfer from/to" to "Convert from/to". Linguistically
Update docs to say that you have to remove all the transactions from an
account before deleting it.
Fixed many typos (mostly thanks to J. Rundholz)
Added Italian translation provided by Samuel Algisi
Added (partial) Danish transalation as provided by Daniel Srensen
Translate currency names when loading file with different language set
Separated generation of kmymoney2.pot from merging of language files
Allow to run generation of kmymoney2.pot in VPATH environment
Added i18n's around [Empty Payee]
Added configure options for Mandriva 2006 as reported by Paul Doig
Fixed minor problem in build environment
Added more files that are not contained in CVS
Updated to KDE SVN 441563 and applied our own patches
Updated for better FreeBSD support
Importer changes - QIF
Disallow importing a QIF transaction that transfers from/to the same
Properly fix the problem where KDE currency settings would interfere with
QIF date parsing.
Importer changes - GnuCash
Link dialog help to online manual
Stop crash on invalid price
Correct split action types
Detect checks (cheques) properly
Fix locale-dependent problem on schedules
Set default fraction for new investments to 100
Added Wallstreet-Online.DE online quote source
Submitted by Marc Zahnlecker
Fixed a bug where in online price update, the local KDE currency was being
shown for foreign stocks, instead of the stock's own currency.
Added VWD.DE online quote source, useful for german funds
Added ability to handle quote sources where the decimal separator
is not period
Added ability to handle quote sources which contain a thousands separator
Don't allow negative values for enter schedules # days in advance
Fix transaction types for Create Schedule from transaction
Avoid problem when creating schedule from Check or ATM transaction.
Data input and view changes
Fixed non-working quit button, shortcut and menu entry
Improved numeric validator
Applied patches by Erik Johansson to be Up/Down the same as +/- and
the day field receives focus when the widget is selected no matter
which date format is selected
Added patch provided by Erik Johansson to display the selected date
including the weekday in a KPassivePopup
Don't override user supplied check no when loading prev. transaction
Added patch provided by Mathieu Ourioux to hide reconciled
transactions in ledger view
Added MyMoneyPrice unit tests
Fixed problems around editing multi-currency transactions based on a different
currency than the current account.
Balance transactions in anonymized files by using a single,
somewhat random factor per transaction
Fixed result calculation in KCurrencyCalculator to produce smaller
numerators and denominators
Restrict type of accounts allowed as payment/asset accounts for loans
We would like to thank the many people who have contributed to making
this release what it is today including those who have submitted code
and the many users who have given valuable input and feedback.
We invite you to try KMyMoney 0.8.1. We are sure you will love it.
The KMyMoney Development Team