The LedgerSMB development team is happy to announce yet another new
version of its open source ERP and accounting application.
This release contains the following fixes and improvements:
Changelog for 1.6.21
* Fix COGS for purchased-in-arrears parts (Erik H)
* Update Dojo toolkit dependency to 1.13.7 (Erik H)
Erik H is Erik Huelsmann
The COGS fix addresses a bug which results in incorrect accounting
in case inventory is used and parts are sold before they are
purchased. This problem doesn't impact services or GL-only accounting.
While this fix addresses the core problem, it doesn't fix any data
that may have been recorded incorrectly! If you use inventory *and*
have sold parts before buying them (such that inventory ended up
being negative), LedgerSMB may have debited income and credited
expenses instead of crediting inventory and debiting expenses.
This leads to too high inventory, too low income and too low expenses.
The LedgerSMB team recommends consulting an accountant if this bug
affects your books or contact a LedgerSMB consultant to identify if
your books are affected (e.g. from
For installation instructions and system requirements, see
The release can be downloaded from our download site at
The release can be downloaded from GitHub at
Or pulled from Docker Hub using the command
$ docker pull ledgersmb/ledgersmb:1.6.21
These are the sha256 checksums of the uploaded files: