How To Install HomeBank 4.6.2 On Ubuntu 14.10, Ubuntu 14.04 And Derivative Systems

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, HomeBank is an open-source, cross-platform management software available for Linux, Mac OS X, Windows and Meego, that enables the users to manage their finances and keep track of their transactions.

The latest version available is HomeBank 4.5.6, which has been recently released, coming with a few changes and bug-fixes (from the changelog):

  • change: xhb data file format (v0.9)
  • change: sort preference language list by name (was by code)
  • bugfix: gtk warning on budget/stats report
  • bugfix: #1348951 when you move from one category to a new one, it creates a lot of categories
  • bugfix: #1348319 scheduler options not saved
  • bugfix: #1345739 moving payee creates erroneous payees
  • bugfix: #1340142 program crash when select Category on Trend Time report button
  • bugfix: #1339572 exclude from any reports and from budget, options with strange behaviour
  • bugfix: #1338491 add transaction dialog, Memo field autocomplete doesn’t give suggestions
  • bugfix: #1338140 add transaction date defaults to the date the app was opened on
  • bugfix: #1336882 filter for unreconciled transactions
  • bugfix: #1335285 when inherit txn, date is not today’s date
  • bugfix: #1325969 ms windows incorrect sort of strings with special/accented (diacritics)

 how to install HomeBank 4.6.2 on Ubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn, Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Linux Mint 17 Qiana, LXLE 14.04, Deepin 2014, Elementary OS 0.3 Freya, Pinguy OS 14.04, Peppermint Five, Linux Lite 2.0

In this article I will show you how to install HomeBank 4.6.2 on Ubuntu 14.10 Utopic Unicorn, Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr, Linux Mint 17 Qiana, LXLE 14.04, Deepin 2014, Elementary OS 0.3 Freya, Pinguy OS 14.04, Peppermint Five, Linux Lite 2.0 and other Ubuntu 14.04 and Ubuntu 13.10 derivative systems.

Because it is available via PPA, installing HomeBank 4.6.2 on the listed Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pinguy OS, Peppermint, LXLE, Elementary OS, Deepin and Linux Lite systems is easy. All you have to do is add the ppa to your system, update the repository index and install the homebank package. Like this:

$ sudo add-apt-repository ppa:mdoyen/homebank
$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get install homebank

Optional, to remove homebank, do:

$ sudo apt-get remove homebank

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in The Linux and Unix Articles!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

Subscribe

  

Subscribe to get the latest Linux news and how to guides directly on your e-mail!