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Old 05-01-2011, 08:05 AM   #111
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Wow, an open source homebrew program! I bought BeerSmith already, but I like to support open source, so I will definitely check this out!

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Old 05-01-2011, 11:19 AM   #112
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If you have the linux version, you can install the new version without doing anything else and you'll still have your old recipes. Otherwise, do the export database option from the File menu of 1.2.2, then after installing 1.2.3, do an import.

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Thanks My brother in-law walked me through what i needed to do and i downloaded and imported all the recopies just fine. Thanks and keep up the great work.

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P.S. Why no Jayhawk wheat on this version?
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Old 05-01-2011, 11:57 PM   #113
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Wow, an open source homebrew program! I bought BeerSmith already, but I like to support open source, so I will definitely check this out!
I don't think you'll regret it. It's very sweet!
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Old 05-04-2011, 02:19 AM   #114
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I have a suggestion/ enhancement request; I would like it if after the "Amount" column, was a "volume" column that would tell you how many cups/tbsp LME/DME/Corn sugar/honey, et al for a given "Amount" in weight. I know some of these would have to be best guesses, but you could also customize them as normal for your particular ingredient. I just typically have another spread sheet to do the conversions and it would be nice to to it all in one tool.

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Old 05-04-2011, 11:13 PM   #115
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In the "Extras" tab there is a blank "Taste Notes" and "Notes" area. That is where I put all of my notes.
I agree, although I would love a calendar form like what BeerSmith has so we can record dates and times with information like OG, FG, temperatures, and the like.
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Old 05-06-2011, 02:46 PM   #116
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Import recipes? Where are you getting this...are you just talking about the default ones preloaded into the program?

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Old 05-06-2011, 02:53 PM   #117
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no - when you migrate from a different platform (like from Mac to PC or from Linux to Mac or whatever) you have to export the recipes on the old, then import in the new. . .

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Old 05-08-2011, 09:52 PM   #118
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Problem:

I have 2 hop additions at 1hr. 1oz each (for a total 2oz) but under the brewday tab, step6:Hop Addition, it says to add 1.9oz.

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I have 2 hop additions at 1hr 1oz (for a total 2oz)each but under the brewday tab, step6:Hop Addition, it says to add 1.9oz.
If you add more than 1.9 it may explode. J/K
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Old 05-16-2011, 10:39 PM   #120
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i've installed brewtarget and been playing around with it for a couple of weeks now and i am finding it really very useful. i have a couple of small suggestions that you can, of course, implement or ignore.

1) i'd like some ways to divide/subdivide/categorize the recipes. My original motive in this was i'd like to keep all the recipes that it comes with, but i'd also like to be able to view only the recipes that i have already made. This could be done by adding a field to the database, or perhaps be allowing the user to keep multiple databases or recipes. Of course, there are other categories that come to mind that might come in useful as well.

2) Along with this, i'd like a "rating" field somewhere. One to five stars, perhaps.

3) The ability to search and find recipes based on any of the ingredients or rating.

Regardless of whether you find these do-able or useful, much thanks for the time and effort you've already put into this.
I totally agree with the search function idea.
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