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Custom money format: amount and currency code

I created a custom app to change money formatting from symbol-amount (e.g. $ 10,00) into amount-currency_code (e.g. 10,00 USD).

Installation:

bench get-app https://github.com/Semiranis/custom_money_format
bench --site [site_name] install-app custom_money_format

Note: replace [site_name] with your site name (e.g. site1.local)

Why I needed such feature?
Because in Poland we don’t use “zł” before amount - it looks foolish in front, and could be confusing in some cases, because “zł” can mean either “old” Polish Zloty (PLZ) or “new” Polish Zloty (PLN), and 1 PLN = 10000 PLZ.

Why I didn’t contribute such feature directly to frappe?
I tried over a year ago, but I was irritated by waiting a few days for a maintainer to verify a few short lines of code, so I gave up.

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Nice one. I didn’t know that we can easily monkey patch such codes. Thank you.