The Skrooge team is pleased to announce the release 1.5.1 of its popular personal finances management application. The attentive reader will notice that there is no annoucement for version 1.5.0... This is because I was too slow to make it before Stephane published a new version .
This new version's highlights contains :
I'm using Microsoft Office quite a lot at work, and I must confess it is a very efficient. Not only because I'm used to it, but also because it allows creating nice looking content extremely fast, and is feature wise more complete than its competitors. That being said, Office remains a closed product, without proper support for Open Document Formats.
Shortly after releasing version 1.3.2, we were informed that a bug could prevent some users from opening their files from prior versions. Version 1.3.3 fixes it.
Packagers, you may safely skip version 1.3.2 and provide 1.3.3 as soon as possible !
And since we had started working on some other things as well, here are a few bonus to season this release :
One of the things that we often here about Skrooge is that people do not know where to start. One of the design decision is that we want to stay away from wizards as much as we can (I was once told by a librarian friend that you can never trust wizards. Ook), so this is not an option. As an attempt to enhance the user experience when starting in Skrooge, we created a start page :