Known Issues – Version 2018.4

Release Date: 11/28/2018
* = Hotfix available

Jedox OLAP Server & Client Libraries

  • Calculation of aggregations where the weight of all child elements is set to 0 takes too long (#17878)
  • The database access rights from cube #_GROUP_DATABASE_DATA are not yet fully utilized in Jedox Web (#18919)
    • Workaround: it is recommended not to define access to internal databases (fgrp* / rgrp*) via this cube currently.
  • After applying Windows 10 update 1803, jedox license is deleted / not shown anymore (#37603)
    • Workaround: Re-activate your license via license manager
  • Cube, dimension and element names in the new flexible Rule Syntax (DCR) will not automatically be changed, if the object is renamed (#38069)
  • If SAML authentication is configured, the Login for new users which do not exist in the System database yet sometimes does not work when using Jedox Web (#39151)
  • Saving a cube (e.g. also when saving database during restart) larger than 4 GB in memory fails with error message: Save of cube ‘CubeName’ failed due to corrupted data storage!  (#39382) *

Jedox Excel Add-In & Jedox Office Add-In

  • Creating Views in existing workbooks sometimes changes colors in previously formatted cells due to limitations of the Excel color table (#16502)
  • When using Excel Add-In on Windows 10 build 1709 on a high resolution display, element selectors in paste view are grey and show no content (#37212)
    • Workaround: Open any saved xlsx file containing a saved view and use “Edit View”
    • Fix: Update to latest Windows 10 release (verified with Windows 10 build 1803)
  • Success charts in xlsx files exported from Jedox Web are not properly shown when directly opened via double clicking the xlsx file
    • Workaround: Open excel and use menu “File” – “Open” to open the xlsx file
  • On client environments using multiple screens with different scaling options, some dialogs are not displayed correctly (#38319)
    • Workaround: Set scaling of main display to 100%
  • Executing “Trace cell value” on system database password cells causes error in excel (#39175)
  • Starting Excel Add-In manually via Starter.exe shortcut doesn’t work properly (#39634) *

Jedox Web

  • On some longer mathematical calculation formulas, the order of calculation is not correct (#16374)
    • ​​​​​​​Workaround: enforce calculation order by setting brackets in the formula
  • When creating two reverse DynaRanges that are aligned next to each other, expansion doesn’t work correctly (#19534)
  • When using a recurcsive named range (i.e. named range that refers to itself), Spreadsheet Server can become unstable (#16837)
  • If the data source for a chart is dynamic (e.g. based on @variables), the chart may not initialize with correct settings and formatting in all cases (#21902)
    • Workaround: manually define the options for data structure in “Source Data” dialog
  • When using references for parts of PALO.ESELECT() formula, the element picker overwrites references with static values when changing the element selection (#26266)
  • Cell borders of merged cells are not exported to PDF when the print area touches merged cell area
    • Workaround: Increase print area to cover merged cells completely
  • In Views with hidden header dimension(s) creating a hold fails with error message (#35665)
  • In Views with hidden header dimension(s) executing drillthrough only works when default read element is defined for dimension not displayed in view (#39011)
  • Linux only: Setting a font format (e.g. alignment / font type) on a whole column (by selecting column header) in a jedox web report or loading a report with such formatting takes long time (#38372)
  • Zero suppression doesn’t work in element picker in header dimensions of paste view (#38412)
  • Preselection in subset editor doesn’t pre-select the element which was selected in Hierarchy tab (#39249)
  • Preselection in subset editor doesn’t work when using a variable for database parameter (#39021)
  • Preselection in subset editor doesn’t work when using variables in data filter section  (#38987)
  • In german locale when trying to edit a subset pasted on spreadsheet, internal server error is shown and preselection in subset editor doesn’t work (#39156)
  • Scaling of labels in PDF export is not working correctly when report is differently scaled via page setup (#38350)
  • After deleting a report that was still opened in report designer there’s internal server error shown, no other impact (#39197)
  • On devices supporting touchscreen control, the scrollbars in studio are not shown correctly (#39016) *
  • In report designer menu “File” – “Open” thumbnail view is not working (#39228)
  • If SSO is configured, calling the standard Jedox Web login page (for non-SSO login) doesn’t work (#39265) *
    • Workaround: open the URL <server>/ui/login/?user=

Jedox Integrator & Integrator Manager UI

  • Cube load with Drillthrough to internal persistence in mode Delete may lead to “Cannot import Data into Cube xy: null” or similar error message when load is used inside of a Loop or Groovy Job. (#39456) *
  • Connection to Postgres using custom parameters may fail in some cases (#39375)
    • Workaround: Downgrade Postgres JDBC Driver in <Jedox>\tomcat\webapps\etlserver\WEB-INF\lib to version 42.2.4 .
  • Table Join Transforms without “persisted” and join condition not “EQ” cause Integrator to become unresponsive in some cases (#39420) *
  • Parallel Jobs in Projects with several parallel subjobs may fail with “null” error during execution (#39364) *
  • In REST connections the value for “Timeout” is wrongly labeled, value needs to be set in milisecond instead of seconds (#39577)

Jedox Scheduler

  • When creating a new Integrator task, the task is set to status “inactive” initially (#39202)

Jedox Supervision Server

  • No known issues

Jedox Sandbox

  • On some display resolutions (usually in combination with DPI scaling) fonts in sandbox appear blurry (#35517)

Jedox Setup

  • On first installation, Visual C++ runtime 2017 Installer is executed, which might require a restart depending on OS / Version
  • If the Windows operating system isn’t up to date, installation of the Visual C++ runtime during Jedox setup sometimes fails or hangs
    • Make sure that all Windows updates are installed before executing setup.
  • During update installations on Windows, the value for the parameter “CFG_VERSION” in the config.php file is not correctly changed. As a side effect, the list of Models shown in the Marketplace panel in Jedox Web is incomplete. (#39316)
    • Workaround: manually change the value of the CFG_VERSION parameter to 7.4.0 in config.php
  • All reports / widgets accessing Google Maps are not loaded correctly (#38669)

Jedox Mobile

  • Element pickers on huge and highly nested dimensions are slow compared to web version (#38365)
  • Loading of frameset reports doesn’t work properly (#39253) *
  • Login to a web server using SAML authentication is not possible (#38772)

Jedox Models

  • When exporting model reports to PDF / XLSX, display of export is not always correct as page settings are set to defaults (#28987)
    • Workaround: Define page settings manually
  • All Jedox Models: When changing DB name of an installed model during “Repair” mode, sample data is not properly installed (#37651)
  • All Time Series reports: When POV menu is expanded, the chart isn’t always correctly moved, overlapping the table
  • Documentation in Knowledge Base is not yet fully completed for all models