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Re: Fwd: V9.0 tests on runbot

Camptocamp SA, Guewen Baconnier - Software Developer, Camptocamp
- 10/05/2015 04:21:49
On Fri, Oct 2, 2015 at 5:03 PM, Fabien Pinckaers <> wrote:
>> accounting - no more move_line_view  (Journal Items) - these are only
>> available in "developer mode" !!!! ????? Advisor -
>> IMO  journal items must be accessible for each accountant.
> Actually, you get an access to Journal Items through the General Ledger
> report, which is how the accountant usually work. Reports like P&L, Chart of
> Accounts, ... allows you to zoom to the general ledger when clicking on an
> account. In the general ledger, if there are a lot of entries, you can zoom
> to the list view.
> We think that a list/form view of all Journal Items (not the report) is a
> rather technical feature. Most accountants will search through Journal
> Entries. If you check accounting software like Xero, Quickbooks, they only
> provide the Journal Entry view, not the Journal Items. That's why we moved
> Journal Items to the technical features. As it's a technical view, we prefer
> accountant to work in Journal Entries or General Ledger. (which is designed
> to be userfriendly)
> Note: we missed something in the journal entry search: filter on an account.
> This will be fixed today.
> Fabien

The reports are a feature of the enterprise version.  So you are
saying that only users of enterprise have access to the journal items
in a standard install and moreover that that is expected.  Is it a
sign about how you care about the Open Source version?