gnucash man page

gnucash — personal finance manager

Synopsis

gnucash [options] [ accounts.gnc ]

Description

GnuCash is a personal accounting package that allows you to record and track income, expenses, assets, and investments. It supports reconciliation, has substantial reporting capabilities, and is extensible using guile. It can import QIF data from Quicken(TM) and many other commercial accounting packages. It uses GTK+ and GNOME to provide an attractive user interface, and has extensive online help.

Options

--version
Show GnuCash version
--help
Show this help message
--debug
Enable debugging mode: increasing logging to provide deep detail.
--extra
Enable extra/development/debugging features.
--log
Log level overrides, of the form "log.ger.path={debug,info,warn,crit,error}"
--logto
File to log into; defaults to "/tmp/gnucash.trace"; can be "stderr" or "stdout".
--nofile
Do not load the last file opened
--add-price-quotes FILE
Add price quotes to the given data file
--namespace=REGEXP
Regular expression determining which namespace commodities will be retrieved.

Files

~/.gnucash/config.auto

Automatically generated per-user configuration file. DO NOT EDIT MANUALLY!

Environment

GNC_DEBUG
Enable debugging output. This allows you to turn on the debugging earlier in the startup process than you can with --debug.
GUILE_LOAD_PATH
An override for the GnuCash scheme load path. You shouldn't need to alter this. For more information see the README file.
GNC_MODULE_PATH
An override for the GnuCash scheme load path for Gnucash modules. You shouldn't need to alter this. For more information see the README file.

Bugs

Please report any bugs using the bug reporting form on the GnuCash web site.

See Also

GnuCash has extensive on-line help available from the "help" menu.

Additional information and the latest version is available at the web site: http://www.gnucash.org

Author

Robert Merkel <rgmerk@mira.net> wrote this manpage.

GnuCash was written by Robin Clark, Linas Vepstas, and a cast of thousands.

Info

November 2016 Version 2.6.14