[Kmymoney-devel] Re: User Help for CSV Plugin

Alvaro Soliverez asoliverez at kde.org
Wed Dec 1 14:04:37 CET 2010

On Wed, Dec 1, 2010 at 9:58 AM, Cristian Oneț <onet.cristian at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wednesday 01 December 2010 14:04:46 allan wrote:
>> Not in the latest patch set, I've added some user help, from the Help
>> button.  This brings up a window containing a plainTextEdit widget,
>> which has about 9 paragraphs of help, mostly relating to investment
>> import.  I wanted this to be readily available to the user.
>> Is there any problem with this approach, apart from the needed
>> translations?  I did ask a question about 'help' a while ago but no-one
>> responded, so this is my version.
> I don't agree with doing this. Descriptive text intended to document a feature
> should definitely go into the user manual. A good place to add documentation
> about this plugin is this [1] chapter of the manual. The sources of the manual
> can be found in /trunk/extragear/office/doc/kmymoney/ in the KDE SVN repository.
> If you are not familiar with the docbook format Jack can help you.
> [1] http://kmymoney2.sourceforge.net/kde4/online-manual/details.impexp.html
I agree with this. Also, the user manual is then transformed into the
KMM help file, so it will be included (and translated) without
problems if it's there.

More information about the KMyMoney-devel mailing list