Thanks for the quick reply, John. Raised bug 795276.
Regards, Subramanian V On Sun, Apr 15, 2018, 8:00 PM John Ralls <jra...@ceridwen.us> wrote: > OK. > > The “could not obtain the lock” dialog is expected after a crash. > > Please open a bug and attach (don’t copy-and-paste) one of the several > crash reports you will have accumulated. You can access them via > /Applications/Utilities/Console. Select “User Reports” from the sidebar. > Control click on a report name and select “Reveal in Finder” to get the > file to attach to the bug. > > Regards, > John Ralls > > > On Apr 15, 2018, at 5:41 AM, Subramanian Venkateswaran < > subramanian.venkateswa...@gmail.com> wrote: > > Thank you for your mail. > > I could not find any transaction before 1st April 2009 with the approach > you said. > > I use Gnucash to record only personal finance. > > If it helps, it always informs me that there is a lock and when I choose > open anyway, it crashes with the error that I mentioned in the above mail. > > Regards, > Subramanian V. > > On Sat, Apr 14, 2018, 7:24 PM John Ralls <jra...@ceridwen.us> wrote: > >> Subramanian, >> >> Another user tracked down the cause of that exception in his file to a >> bad date, 206-01-02; it should have been 2016-01-02. In his case the error >> was in an invoice. The exception was due to trying to convert ‘206-‘ into a >> number. >> >> I’ve changed the date parser logic to prevent the exception for 3.1, but >> in the meantime you can scour your data using 2.6.19. You can use Edit>Find >> from the accounts page to search for any transaction earlier than whatever >> date you like as long as it’s after 1400-01-01. If you use the business >> features also search Invoices and Bills (Business>Customer>Find Invoice and >> Business>Vendor>Find Bill). >> >> Regards, >> John Ralls >> >> >> On Apr 13, 2018, at 10:56 PM, Subramanian Venkateswaran < >> subramanian.venkateswa...@gmail.com> wrote: >> >> Hi all, >> >> I am having similar issues as well. >> >> Setup file : Gnucash-Intel-3.0-1.dmg >> MacOs : 10.13.3 >> >> I tried to execute Gnucash from terminal. >> >> I get the following error. >> >> libc++abi.dylib: terminating with uncaught exception of type >> boost::exception_detail::clone_impl<boost::exception_detail::error_info_injector<boost::bad_lexical_cast> >> >: bad lexical cast: source type value could not be interpreted as target >> Abort trap: 6 >> >> The same file works perfectly fine in GnuCash 2.6.19 >> >> Let me know what more details needed. >> >> Regards, >> Subramanian V. >> >> On Sat, Apr 14, 2018 at 8:43 AM, John Ralls <jra...@ceridwen.us> wrote: >> >>> >>> >>> > On Apr 13, 2018, at 2:59 PM, Roderick Averill < >>> rod.averill...@gmail.com> wrote: >>> > >>> > I downloaded Gnucash-Intel-3.0-1.dmg. I open the package with disc >>> mounter with no issue. >>> > >>> > When I try to open the application it never opens up and the dialog >>> box disappears. >>> > >>> > Any guidance would be appreciated. >>> > >>> > I’ve been using 2.6.19 for a while with no issues. >>> >>> Drag it out of the disk image to somewhere else, then double click on >>> that. You can have both 3.0 and 2.6.19 installed on the same machine as >>> long as they’re either in different places or you give them different names. >>> >>> If GnuCash 3.0 is crashing there should be a crash report. Open >>> /Applications/Utilities/Console and click on “User Reports” in the sidebar. >>> The reports are named with the application name and a timestamp. >>> >>> If it’s just quitting without a crash report, examine the trace file. >>> If there’s nothing informative there try running it from the command line >>> (start /Applications/Terminal and type >>> “/path/to/Gnucash.app/Contents/MacOS/Gnucash”, making the obvious >>> substitution). The reason for the shutdown may be displayed on the terminal >>> output. >>> >>> Regards, >>> John Ralls >>> >>> _______________________________________________ >>> gnucash-user mailing list >>> email@example.com >>> To update your subscription preferences or to unsubscribe: >>> https://lists.gnucash.org/mailman/listinfo/gnucash-user >>> If you are using Nabble or Gmane, please see >>> https://wiki.gnucash.org/wiki/Mailing_Lists for more information. >>> ----- >>> Please remember to CC this list on all your replies. >>> You can do this by using Reply-To-List or Reply-All. >>> >> > _______________________________________________ gnucash-user mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org To update your subscription preferences or to unsubscribe: https://lists.gnucash.org/mailman/listinfo/gnucash-user If you are using Nabble or Gmane, please see https://wiki.gnucash.org/wiki/Mailing_Lists for more information. ----- Please remember to CC this list on all your replies. You can do this by using Reply-To-List or Reply-All.