new problem with 5.0 - it doesn't think mapped accounts are mapped

Jack ostroffjh at
Wed Feb 7 17:22:24 UTC 2018

On 2018.02.07 01:40, Thomas Baumgart wrote:
> On Dienstag, 6. Februar 2018 19:51:41 CET Jack wrote:
> > On 2018.01.15 16:01, Thomas Baumgart wrote:
> > > On Montag, 15. Januar 2018 10:54:10 CET Jack wrote:
> > > > On 2018.01.15 02:45, Thomas Baumgart wrote:
> > > > > On Sonntag, 14. Januar 2018 18:35:14 CET Jack Ostroff wrote:
>>>>>> I just recompiled from the 5.0 branch, and there is a problem  
>>>>>> with the online mapping.  None of my mapped accounts show as  
>>>>>> mapped. However, if I click the Account menu, I see "Unmap  
>>>>>> account" enabled, and "Map account" is disabled.
> > [snip....]
> >
>>> Weird, so they are found. There was a problem with a case  
>>> conversion that caused this problem, but if you are at 5.0 HEAD  
>>> this should be fixed. The problem was, that your file may contain a  
>>> provider name like "KBanking" and it is now called "kbanking" after  
>>> a change by Lukasz. But we fixed that to only compare the lower  
>>> case versions (so basically case insensitive) and then they should  
>>> match. Here's the commit info:
>>> commit 719f713999e8ac4d75ddf617d812ce28220e0c02 Author: Thomas  
>>> Baumgart <thb at> Date:   Tue Jan 9 20:47:03 2018 +0100
> > >
> > >     Fix account editor's online tab
> > >
>>>     Bring back the online tab of the mapped provider for old data  
>>> files,     where the provider name may be spelled with mixed case  
>>> letters and now     the provider name is lower case only.     Make  
>>> sure to use and compare only lowercase provider names from now on.
> > >
>>> Maybe, it still finds some old installation, but it finds some. So  
>>> that is good.
> >
>> I'm finally paying attention to this again, and both 5.0 and master  
>> have the problem.  I was able to unmap and remap one account.  On  
>> the previously mapped accounts, Account/Edit does not show an online  
>> tab.
> >
>> I suppose I can manually edit my .kmy file, but if this is really  
>> necessary for me - will in not also affect ALL users with mapped  
>> accounts where the bank name is in mixed case?
> To track this down, can you create a diff of the .kmy file (XML  
> version) in the original version and the one where you re-mapped one  
> account? I wonder what changes.

A quick zgrep of ONLINEBANKING for the remapped account shows the  
difference is the old had
  provider="KMyMoney OFX"
but the new has

Manually changing them in the file seemed to take care of the problem -  
but I wonder if others will get caught by this, and if there is a less  
dangerous fix.


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