[Kmymoney-devel] [kmymoney4] [Bug 328575] Create transaction to move an investment from one investment account to another

Allan agander93 at gmail.com
Tue Dec 10 17:45:33 UTC 2013

On 10/12/13 14:47, Jack wrote:
> https://bugs.kde.org/show_bug.cgi?id=328575
> --- Comment #2 from Jack <ostroffjh at users.sourceforge.net> ---
> No.  I don't want to move the transaction to another account, I want a
> transaction to move the shares to another account in the same way you can
> already move cash between accounts with a "transfer".  Moving the transaction
> is already possible via the context menu.  (As I said in the mailing list, I
> can  now fake this type of transaction by creating a "remove shares"
> transaction, duplicating that transaction, moving the duplicate transaction to
> the other account, and then reversing that to "add shares."  This new
> transaction would not only save lots of steps, but it would keep a proper
> record of what happened to the shares.

The thing is, Are you not putting yourself out on a limb?  You would be 
using a transaction type that no other software would recognise.  Heaven 
forbid, but if KMM ceased to exist for whatever reason, and you 
wanted/needed to export everything, you would run into self-inflicted 
difficulties on top of the usual crop of difficulties on a new app.

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