Terminology

A Visual Approach

First, a basic hledger transaction with the parts named:

hledger basic transaction, showing names of parts

Second, a more complicated hledger transaction with the parts named:

Note:

  • The purpose is to show many of the possible parts of an hledger transaction

  • There are possible hledger transaction options that are not included, due mostly to reasons of space and readability

hledger complicated transaction with names of parts

For more information concerning hledger transaction terminology and parts, see http://hledger.org/journal.html.