[RndTbl] GnuCash crash on secret payload in XML file

Glen Ditchfield GJDitchfield at acm.org
Mon Mar 13 17:53:35 CDT 2017

On Monday, March 13, 2017 3:04:57 AM CDT Hartmut W Sager wrote:
> so I edited a good GnuCash native XML file by adding a secret payload in one
> existing transaction with <mynewtag>mypayload</mynewtag>, at the same level
> as the other fields of that transaction.

I think you can put arbitrary key-value pairs in <trn:slots>.  I tried a quick 
experiment, and 
  <gnc:transaction version="2.0.0">
        <slot:value type="string">mything</slot:value>
survived a load-edit-save cycle.

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