[Kmymoney-devel] Fuel Consumption Plugin
agander93 at gmail.com
Thu Sep 20 11:17:34 UTC 2012
On 19/09/12 14:55, Florian Meier wrote:
> i am planning to write a fuel consumption plugin.
> At the moment, I note down my current odometer value at each fuel stop.
> Furthermore, each fuel stop appears in KMyMoney as expense of a specific
> My idea is to combine this and write a plugin where you have the
> possibility to enter some additional values for every expense of the
> petrol category:
> - odometer value
> - amount of refueled gasoline
> - if you have completely filled up your tank
> From this (and the amount of money spend) you can create statistics
> about your fuel efficiency, driven distance, price of gasoline...
> Do you have any further ideas, remarks, hints for writing a plugin...
> before I start?
It might be an idea to post also to the user list, to see what other
My initial thought is that, while I can see that this might be of
benefit to some users, it doesn't seem to tie in to the purpose of KMM,
and a free-standing app. accessing the KMM file, might be best, rather
than a plugin, and would certainly be easier to develop.
So far as plugin writing is concerned, look at
http://techbase.kde.org/Development/Tutorials but beware of possible
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