The MyBanco wiki

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Today I have started working on the MyBanco wiki. At the moment it is just a start, but it will be good to see it to start getting to completion. You can access the wiki at

MyBanco 0.09 released!

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MyBanco 0.09 has been released. This release has a few new (minor) features in it, and a few minor bug fixes as well. The installer now ‘phones home’ to tell how many installations have been done. This is a new feature that I am working on where you can automatically be subscribed to new releases… Read more »

Adding SWIFT to MyBanco

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I have had a few emails regarding whether it would be possible to add Interbank communication support into MyBanco such as SWIFT, and I would just like to say here, YES! It is possible, and it is very easy to do. If you are looking to write a new plugin to do SWIFT transactions (or… Read more »

MyBanco: FAQ

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Every time I go to my Inbox every morning; I seem to have three or four questions waiting for me regarding MyBanco. Starting from the most asked question, and going down to questions I seem to get less often, I thought I might answer a few of those questions so that I will never have… Read more »

So, I just installed MyBanco

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Right, so you have a new installation of MyBanco, what should you do now? Well, here are a few ideas just to get the ball rolling: Create a new skin of MyBanco. Skins are very easy to make, you do it by just copying an existing skin to a new directory (skins are in C:\xampp\htdocs\Skins)…. Read more »

Installing MyBanco with XAMPP on Windows

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Download xampp-win32-1.7.0.exe from the Apache Friends website Run xampp-win32-1.7.0.exe, and set the ‘Extract Path’ to C:\ ( It’s OK, all the files will go inside a directory called ‘xampp’ ) When the extracting has finished, go into C:\xampp\, and rename htdocs to htdocs.old Create a new directory called ‘htdocs’ Copy all of the extracted files… Read more »

Even more patches for MyBanco

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Yesterday I talked about the mybanco-0.05-better-curl-support patch, and now I have a few more to share. ==> mybanco-0.05-check-for-mysql.patch This patch makes the backend spit out a nice error if there is no MySQL extension loaded on the server. This is much better then things just appearing t do nothing ==> mybanco-0.05-better-errors-when-they-happen.patch This patch adds more… Read more »

New patch for MyBanco!

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Hello everyone! About time I updated this blog! Today I am writing to give you all a new patch (with another one comming in about one hour or three.) This first patch, which I am going to offer up today is to improve a small issue with installations that do not have cURL enabled. If/when… Read more »

MyBanco 0.05 bad query patch

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There is a small typo around line 115 of backend/Plugins/transfer.php, where a line that says: $SQL = ‘INSERT INTO `myinfo`.`temp_data` ( should actually say $SQL = ‘INSERT INTO `temp_data` ( You can either change this typo manually by hand, or download the patch from my patches folder my MyBanco. mybanco-0.05-bad-query.patch 15-Oct-2008 07:50 patch mybanco-0.05-bad-query.patch.md5 15-Oct-2008… Read more »

How the stock exchange works

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I have always wanted to be able to write my own software to run a stock exchange, but I have never been able to get a full grasp on how the whole stock exchange system worked. I always had been left with many questions. How exactly are the prices decided of the buying and selling… Read more »