SQL-Ledger Accounting News

June 24, 2001

  1. Version 1.4.7
  2. added sorting by account number for GL transactions
  3. fixed missing translations

June 17, 2001

  1. Version 1.4.6
  2. changed payment and receipt transactions to record payment date
  3. added missing translation string in customer/vendor module
  4. added datepaid column for accounts receivable report

June 5, 2001

  1. Version 1.4.5
  2. changed language selection to pull-down menu
  3. removed chart of account file dependencies

June 3, 2001

  1. Added Swedish translation

May 30, 2001

  1. Version 1.4.4
  2. minor bug fixes

May 21, 2001

  1. Version 1.4.3
  2. updated translations

May 14, 2001

  1. Version 1.4.2
  2. better error reporting
  3. added field selection for GL transaction report
  4. added Debit and Credit and sums to GL report
  5. added account number to collect GL transactions for account
  6. revised GL report to include all sub accounts

May 12, 2001

  1. Version 1.4.1
  2. fixed chart_id attribute for tax accounts
  3. included revised Danish and Estonian translations.

May 11, 2001

  1. Version 1.4.0
    This is a major milestone in the development with many new features.
  2. Revised tax system, dynamic, data driven
    choose wether to include tax in price or calculate on top
  3. Customers/Vendors can be flagged to include only certain taxes
  4. Parts and services can be setup to include different taxes
  5. Trial balance for period of time, from or up to dates
  6. Choose which fields to include in AR, AP reports including sums
    can be used to generate customer/vendor statements
  7. no more cookies, lynx friendly
  8. streamlined invoicing system
    eliminated initial step to choose the accounts for posting and moved the selection menus to the invoice
    taxes show up on invoices only if there are amounts
  9. revised translation mechanism to make it easier to change texts
    no more errors when texts are missing
  10. added Arabic translation
    Arabic support is not yet finished and limited to the language
    display mirroring will be in a later release
  11. added Italien translation
  12. encrypted passwords
  13. new configuration file (sql-ledger.conf) to specify location of members file, users directory and templates directory
    this makes it easier to create packages (rpm, deb, ...)
  14. terminal variable can be passed on the URL to setup the display
    only mozilla and lynx work at the moment, a console port is on it's way
  15. Automatic invoice and due dates on invoices

Feb. 27, 2001

  1. Version 1.2.10
  2. Included Estonian translation and templates

Feb. 17, 2001

  1. Version 1.2.9
  2. fixed date display for German dates.
  3. changed substring searches, PostgreSQL's ~* operator to a LIKE statement

Feb. 8, 2001

  1. Version 1.2.8
  2. added Brazilien Portugese translation

Jan 7, 2001

  1. added shiptoemail field to customer table

Jan 3, 2001

  1. added Danish and Traditional Chinese translation

Nov 20, 2000

  1. added code to convert double quotes; you can now enter single or double quotes in any character field.

Oct. 6, 2000

  1. Added French translation
  2. fixed subroutine for deleting parts
  3. added version number to bug report

Sep. 18, 2000

  1. Added Spanish translation
  2. Added subroutine to update inventory account numbers in parts table

Sep. 14, 2000

  1. Added tel, fax, signature variables for use in templates

Sep. 10, 2000

  1. Version 1.2
  2. Inventory control is done, this completes the accounting cycle
  3. Added Vendor Invoice to record parts and services received/purchased
  4. Added payment and receipt screen to process payments, this eliminates the need to recall the original invoice to record a payment
  5. Added foreign language support, thanks to Thomas Bayen who provided the code and some German translations and to Maria Gabriela Fong for the Spanish texts.

Aug. 16, 2000

  1. Fixed subroutine to save user preferences.

July 27, 2000

  1. Removed dependencies for a unique identifier; every user with the same login name now uses the same preference file.
  2. Fixed cookie so that one can work on two or more instances or with other application requiring a cookie.
  3. Enabled database options field to send options to the backend required to set variables after a connection is made. The options field can be used to set a DateStyle variable.

July 15, 2000

  1. Setup mailing lists for users and developers

July 11, 2000

  1. Added packing list
  2. Fixed bug in account sorting callback string
  3. Added sort algorithm to display the sorted column first

July 4, 2000

  1. Version 1.0
    The jump to version 1.0 from 0.5 is because SQL-Ledger is now a double entry system.
    Version numbering will be even numbered for the stable releases, and odd numbered for development releases.
  2. New Features:
  3. Because of the double entry feature and tight integration, the new version will only work with SQL servers with transaction support.

If you want to know about the very beginnings check out the history file.