LedgerSMB::DBObject::Asset − LedgerSMB Base Class for Fixed

This library contains the base utility functions for
creating, saving, and retrieving fixed assets for

id (integer)
    Unique id number of asset.

description (text)
    Text description of asset.

tag (text)
    Arbitrary tag identifier, unique for current, non‐
    disposed assets.

purchase_value (numeric)
    Numeric representation of purchase value.

salvage_value (numeric)
    Numeric representation of estimated salvage value.

usable_life (numeric)
    Numeric representation of estimated usable life.

purchase_date (date)
    Date item was purchase

start_depreciation (date)
    Date item is put into service, when depreciation should
    start.  If unknown we use the purchase_date instead.

location_id (int)
    ID of business location where asset is stored.

department_id (int)
    ID of department where asset is stored

invoice_id (int)
    ID of purchasing invoice

asset_account_id (int)
    ID of account to store asset value

dep_account_id (int)
    ID of account to store cumulative depreciation

exp_account_id (int)
    ID of account to store expense when disposed of.


obsolete_by (int)
    Obsolete by other asset id.  Undef if active, otherwise
    the id of the active asset that replaces this. Used for
    partial depreciation.

asset_class_id (int)
    ID of asset class.

    Uses standard properties

    Saves the asset item to the database

    Sets any properties set by the database that were not in
    the original object, usually ID (if no match to current
    ID or if ID was undef).

    Parses a csv file.  Sets $self−>{import_entries} to an
    arrayref where each member is an arrayref of fields.  It
    is up to the workflow script to handle these entries.

    Header information is set to $self−>{import_header}.

get Gets a fixed asset, sets all standard properties.  The
    id property must be set.

    Searches for asset_items matching criteria.  Sets
    $self−>{search_results} to the result.

    Search criteria set by the following properties: * id *
    asset_class * description * tag * purchase_date *
    purchase_value * usable_life * salvage_value *
    start_depreciation * warehouse_id * department_id *
    invoice_id * asset_account_id * dep_account_id

    Tag and description are partial matches.  All other
    matches are exact.  Undef matches all values.

    Saves a note.  Uses the following properties:

    * id * subject * note

    Sets the following:

    * asset_classes:  List of all asset classes * locations:
    List of all warehouses/locations * deprtments:  List of
    all departments * asset_accounts:  List of all asset
    accounts * dep_accounts:  List of all depreciation


    accounts * exp_accounts:  List of all expense accounts

    Returns next tag number

    Sets $self−>{tag} to that value.

    Uses standard properties.  Saves record in import report
    for batch review and creation.

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