Original author: davamu...@gmail.com (May 30, 2011 16:43:53)
hledger add really is one of the fastest modes of data entry around, but as it is there is no means of adding metadata to a transaction.
a leading semi-colon were interpreted as literal metadata, and was thereby included in the transaction ?
Original issue: http://code.google.com/p/hledger/issues/detail?id=45
From firstname.lastname@example.org on May 30, 2011 17:47:20
Could you paste a mockup transcript of how that would look ?
From davamu...@gmail.com on May 31, 2011 00:41:12
djp@monk:~ $ hla
Enter one or more transactions, which will be added to your journal file.
To complete a transaction, enter . when prompted for an account.
To quit, press control-d or control-c.
description : * widgets
account 1 [Assets:Cash:Drawer]:
amount 1 [-55.0]:
account 2 [Assets:Cash:Box]: Expenses:COGS:widgets
amount 2 [55.0]:
account 3: ; signed:Jose
; signed:Jose <----- feedback, accepted as metadata
account 3: ; case:24
account 3: ; barcode:987476897
account 3: ; plu:234454
account 3: .
From email@example.com on May 31, 2011 18:01:45
Thanks, looks like a good idea.
From firstname.lastname@example.org on February 24, 2013 21:32:14
Implemented in darcs.