Known Issues – Version 2019.1

Release Date: 02/27/2019
* = Hotfix available

Jedox OLAP Server & Client Libraries

  • 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
  • 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)
  • When SAML Response has multiple values in attributes array, only first attribute value is passed to SVS (#39869)
  • When a database script execution is aborted (e.g. in case of some error in database script), Spreadsheet Server becomes unresponsive (#40312) *
    • Workaround: Restart Spreadsheet Server
  • When using verbose level “warning” for any active log option in palo.ini, Olap server can become unstable (#40419)
    • Workaround: Change verbose of all active logers to any other level (e.g. info) in palo.ini
  • When splashinh 0 on a consolidated element (for deletion), children with weight 0 are not influenced by splashing operation (#40579)

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%

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)
  • In some scenarios, a popup regarding conversion of workbooks is shown when opening a workbook, even though it was already saved in the current version (#16423)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • “Unable to create tmp directory” error in scheduler_server.log on the first start after new installation on linux only (#40075)
  • Labels not properly exported to XLSX when data source is a cell reference or named range (#40104)
  • XLSX export of charts with named range as data source on a different sheet does not work (#40017)
  • When multiple cells in a report are formatted as “Textboxes” for olap writeback, display issues can occur when entering text (#40108) *
  • When string cells in a report are unlocked, double clicking doesn’t open text editor in “Reports” (#40308) *

Jedox Integrator & Integrator Manager UI

  • 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 .
  • SAP connections which don’t have language setting filled are not working, connection test shows “Unexpected error: null” (#40152)
    • Workaround: Set some language in connection.
  • SAP Icons in Integrator Project tree are not shown (#40164) *
  • In all SAP related extracts, Filter sections: The filter type can’t be selected and for filter operators a wrong list of operators is shown (#40169) *
    • Workaround: Manually change filter type and operator in XML view of extract.
  • Connections of type “Directory” are invalid when field for enclosure character is left empty (#40217) *
    • Woraround: Set enclosure character #none
  • In connections of type “Directory” the option “Recursive” has no effect (#40213) *
  • Global connections of any type except JedoxOlap are interrupted / disconnected when the olap session times out or is disconnected (#40101)

Jedox Scheduler

  • Scheduler Server logs executions of inactive tasks (tasks are not executed, only logged) (#40077)
  • Integrator Jobs / Loads that should “Fail on error” and end with status “Completed with warnings” use email template for failed tasks (#40248) *

Jedox Supervision Server

  • No known issues

Jedox Sandbox

  • No known issues

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.
  • Linux only: Log files of tomcat server show one hour difference to server system time (#40094)
  • Linux only: After installing R in jedox chroot login is not possible anymore, “Backend unavailbale” error shown on login page (#40006)
    • Workaround: Set JAVA_HOME in, e.g. add line: export JAVA_HOME=/usr/lib/jvm/java-11-openjdk-
  • 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)
  • Jedox Mobile App for Android becomes unstable when connecting to a Jedox 2019.1 Web Server (#40264)

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