On Wed, 2006-02-15 at 13:25 +1100, Tony and Robyn Lewis wrote:
> Erik Grinaker wrote:
> >I've drafted a quick list of the default account types for Revelation
> >0.5.0, but would like to get some feedback on it. So if you think I'm
> >missing an important (ie widely used) account type, there's too few or
> >too many fields in some of the accounts, or anything else, please let me
> The most common field I want to store in Revelation, but can't (without
> overloading the Hostname field, say), is a reminder question / answer.
> E.g. What is your favourite colour.
Ok. I'm not sure this is common enough to to have a field for it by
default, maybe it would be better solved by adding a custom field when
it's needed or something. Haven't decided yet, though, so I'll consider
it - but it seems like it's needed only on a handful of web-sites.
> Then there are things I've wanted to do once or twice. Custom fields
> would deal with this nicely:
> * customer number (when different from, say, account number)
> * a URL in relation to *anything* - e.g. a shell account has a URL that
> has help on it
Yeah, custom fields would probably be the best way to solve these.
> Also, how about a bank account record? All countries will be different,
> but you should be able to define one that handles +95% of cases,
> hopefully? Maybe the fields could be:
> * Name
> * Account name
> * Branch (string, could be branch name, or a numeric code, SORT code
> (UK), BSB (Aus))
> * Account (numeric account number, or string if needed)
> * Password?
Ho hum, not so sure about this. I've had other requests for this as
well, but I don't really see why this should be stored in Revelation.
The data isn't exactly secret (it's public data in Norway, at least),
and I'm sure you'll get a nice overview of your accounts in your banks
Erik Grinaker <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
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