On Sunday 31 May 2009 13:47:49 Alvaro Soliverez wrote:
> On Sun, May 31, 2009 at 2:37 PM, Eric A. Boney <
> mailinglists <at> vanhlebarsoftware.com
> > On Sunday 31 May 2009 13:28:30 Alvaro Soliverez wrote:
> > > On Sun, May 31, 2009 at 2:15 PM, Eric A. Boney <
> > >
> > > mailinglists-iqZ28HAirrMSBFrlzFlI6GXnswh1EIUO@public.gmane.org
> > > > So I am bored and needed something to work on for a little bit. I
> > before
> > > > I got
> > > > to far I wanted to make sure that someone already wasn't working on
> > > > something
> > > > like this.
> > > >
> > > > I just started a very slimmed down interface to the MySQL backend of
> > KMM.
> > > > I am
> > > > not attempting for a full replacement, just something that will
> > > > simply display
> > > > the current balances of the Asset/Liability accounts and then allow
> > > > the user
> > > > to enter in transactions via the web. I personally would like the
> > ability
> > > > to
> > > > enter transactions from my phone when I am out and about and I don't
> > > > receive a
> > > > receipt for something.
> > > >
> > > > I may eventually add more functionality if this is something folks
> > might
> > > > find
> > > > useful. So before I go to far, is anyone else working on something
> > > > like this?
> > > >
> > > > -Eric
> > >
> > > I think it is a nice idea.
> > > How are you handling it? Accessing the database directly or calling the
> > > database engine classes?
> > > If you can call the classes, then you have a better chance of surviving
> > > through the changes we make to the engine.
> > >
> > > Regards,
> > > Alvaro
> > Alvaro:
> > hmm...I hadn't really even given it that much thought to be honest. I was
> > going to do this all in php and just access the database directly, but no
> > you
> > have me wondering. :) This may sound really stupid, but can I access the
> > classes from inside php directly? Again I am not wanting to have a full
> > blown
> > interface with KMM, just a very lightweight front end that will allow
> > users very basic information while on the go or remotely if they wish.
> > All the really heavy stuff like balancing accounts, creating accounts
> > (maybe), setting
> > up schedules, etc etc I want to leave to KMM. I just want to be able to
> > view
> > and maybe add/edit some items.
> > -Eric
> > PS:
> > Sorry I sent this the first time from the wrong account..if a moderator
> > could
> > just delete the previous email that would be great. :)
> You can call C++ libraries from within php. I think here is an example:
> The upside of this, is that you can call the high-level classes and have
> your php code work with xml files or databases, and let KMM worry about the
> storage implementation details. If you can pull it off, it will be quite
> Even if you don't go for a full web implementation, someone might build on
> top of that and go for the whole package. :))
> Just my 2 cents.