RESTful Report Engine Release Notes

Empty entries are listed when there were no changes to RESTful Engine specifically, but it was rebuilt with new Engine assemblies.

15.2.422.0

October 19, 2018

Features

Fixes

  • No changes to RESTful this release.

Other

15.2.402.0

September 25, 2018

Features

Fixes

  • ‍No new features or fixes specific to RESTful Engine in this release.

Other

15.2.369.0

August 24, 2018

Features

Fixes

  • 24817/ATE-1074 - Fixed. The hardcoded path changed to the temporary location obtained at runtime.

Other

15.2.345.0

July 27, 2018

Features

Fixes

  • ‍No new features or fixes specific to RESTful Engine in this release.

Other

15.2.340.0

July 13, 2018

Features

Fixes

  • ‍No new features or fixes specific to RESTful Engine in this release.

Other

15.2.331.0

July 5, 2018

Features

Fixes

  • No new features or fixes specific to RESTful Engine.

Other

15.2.309.0

June 15, 2018

Features

Fixes

  • ‍No new features or fixes specific to RESTful Engine in this release.

Other

15.2.303.0

June 1, 2018

Features

Fixes

  • No new features or fixes for this release.

Other

15.2.288.0

May 18, 2018

Features

Fixes

  • ‍24453/ATE-769 - Fixed a bug in printer output for the .NET engine to avoid null pointer exception during auto unboxing of strikethough var for .net printer output.

Other

15.2.279.0

May 4, 2018

Features

Fixes

  • 24220/ATE-602 - Fixed absolute positioned images being cropped when the anchor point is in a table cell.

Other

15.2.261.0

April 20, 2018

Features

  • ATE-747 – Updated RESTful Engine API to recognize XML 2.0 data sources.

Fixes

  • 24219/ATE-603 – Fixed for a bug in PDF output where a blank paragraph and a picture would result in incorrect horizontal positioning.
  • 24331/ATE-692 – Ensure correct y position adjustments.
  • 23684/ATE-695 – When you have an xml datasource that has two namespaces that do not have defined prefixes, the engine did not create unique prefixes for both.
  • 24336/ATE-709 – Fixed a bug where certain PDF/A outputs were corrupted due to certain checkboxes and images.
  • 24407/ATE-745 – Fixed a bug where charts may have a null series name.

Other

15.2.250.0

April 6, 2018

Features

Fixes

  • 24388/ATE-704 – Fix equation errors when summing large numbers.
  • ATE-654 – Ensure encoding string is never null when parsing JSON.
  • 24258/ATE-665 – Enabled wrapping with tables.
  • 24230/ATE-633 – Footer not showing page numbers on PDF output.
  • 24032/ATE-556 – Fix report output to use UTF-8 for correct report generation in certain cases.

Other

15.2.238.0

March 23, 2018

Features

Fixes

  • 24051/ATE-537 – Fixed IfTag not evaluating correctly.
  • 23894/24239/ATE-480 – Fixed PDF Render Mode with Word Doesn’t Work.
  • 24102/ATE-534 – Fixed currency symbol changes when imported via an Import Tag.
  • 24184/ATE-504 – Fixed text on first page moved in PDF.
  • 23869/ATE-594 – Fixed text in custom XLSX footer is truncated in PDF.
  • 24111/ATE-517 – Fixed dollar sign alignment problem in PDF output from Excel template.

Other

15.2.224.0

March 9, 2018

Features

Fixes

  • 24051/ATE-537 – Fixed IfTag not evaluating correctly in the Java Engine.
  • 23894/24239/ATE-480 – Fixed PDF Render Mode with Word Doesn’t Work.
  • 24102/ATE-534 – Fixed currency symbol changes when imported via an Import Tag.
  • 24184/ATE-504 – Fixed text on first page moved in PDF.
  • 23869/ATE-594 – Fixed text in custom XLSX footer is truncated in PDF.
  • 24111/ATE-517 – Fixed dollar sign alignment problem in PDF output from Excel template.

Other

15.2.208.0

February 23, 2018

Features

  • Added tracing / profiling functionality to RunReport.

Fixes

  • 24143/ATE-575 – Fixed image getting cropped in XLSX output.
  • ATE-501 – Fixed XML Editor giving incorrect results in previews.
  • 23876/ATE-495 – Fixed a performance bug preventing an XML based template from completing.
  • 23920/ATE-492 – Fixed a bug causing AutoTag and .NET Engine to produce different output from the same template.
  • 23865/ATE-470 – Fixed a performance bug with Excel reports.
  • 23869/ATE-469 – Fixed text in custom footer is truncated in PDF report generated from an XLSX template.
  • 23762/ATE-422 – Fixed a performance bug involving JSON data.
  • 23692/ATE-390 – Fixed even-page section breaks ignored in PDF reports.
  • ATE-576 – Fixed erroneous column widths for Excel tables with horizontally merged cells.
  • ATE-404 – Fixed SQL Wizard leaving removed columns in the preview.
  • 22731/ATE-365 – Fixed TOC settings not applied to output report.
  • ATE-409 – Fixed Java Engine ignores ForEach Properties for ODATA datasources.
  • ATE-300 – Fixed text runs past cell instead of clipping, XLSX > PDF.

Other

  • Remove cassandra support.

15.2.197.0

February 12, 2018

Features

Fixes

  • ATE-555 – Fixed XPath 2.0 only returns first matched node.
  • ATE-553 – Fixed an error producing reports using JSON data sources.
  • ATE-550 – Fixed “No queryHandler” error when using XPath 2.0 data sources.
  • 23864/ATE-468 – Fixed a case where the first column is missing in PDF report generated from an XLSX template.
  • 24101/ATE-531 – Fixed a case where DOCX output has an extra blank page compared to PDF output.
  • ATE-415 – Fixed an error preventing some XPath 1.0 reports from completing.
  • 22694/ATE-364 – Fixed corrupted file, error using Clean template and generating output.

Other

15.2.184.0

January 29, 2018

Features

Fixes

  • ATE-520 – Fixed an error preventing PDF and HTML output from being generated.
  • 23867/ATE-483 – Fixed an error when width property is null in XLSX.
  • 23736/ATE-392 – Fixed a case in XLSX where numbers are stored as text.
  • ATE-323 – Fixed a case where the wrong node is queried for XML datasources.
  • 23812/ATE-425 – Fixed incorrectly setting the baseline after super/subscript text.
  • 22855/ATE-369 – Fixed an error when SQL query contains no FROM clause.
  • 22770/ATE-368 – Fixed a case where the break property in ForEachTag fails to create a page break.
  • 22743/ATE-366 – Fixed a case where table styles are not applied in subreports.
  • 23684/ATE-382 – Fixed the XPath Wizard does not return results in the Data Pane, when creating a Chart using XPath 2.0 data source.
  • 22949/ATE-370 – Fixed a case where fonts are not generating correctly with ImportTag.
  • 22628/ATE-363 – Fixed currency formatting not applied to data labels in pie charts.
  • 22598/ATE-361 – Fixed the alignment of the currency symbol in Excel number formatting.
  • 22496/ATE-359 – Fixed a case where the deleteRow property doesn’t work in IfTag.
  • 23615/ATE-348 – Fixed a case where incorrect font is used on PDF output when data contains special character.
  • 23257/ATE-189 – Fixed error when getting metrics with no tags in doc.

Other

15.2.168.0

January 11, 2018

Features

  • 21880/ATE-353 – Added the ability to use custom domain URLs with SalesForce datasources in Connection Editor.

Fixes

  • 23340/ATE-413 – Fixed error processing short license key in RESTful Engine.
  • 22449/ATE-304 – Fixed a performance issue generating certain XLSX reports.
  • 23726/ATE-395 – Fixed JSONPath orderby not being applied.
  • 23747/ATE-393 – Fixed an error applying column widths in XLSX reports.
  • 23703/ATE-379 – Fixed an IndexOutOfRangeException when previewing some ForEachTags.
  • ATE-232 – Fixed AutoTag chart preview error “Unable to determine the identity of domain” when the chart contains over 2000 plot points.
  • 23756/ATE-402 – Fixed Base64-encoded subreport is not inheriting the font styles defined in a Word template.
  • 22377/ATE-357 – Fixed a case where list has bullets when it should have numbering.
  • 21968/ATE-354 – Fixed dropdown content control adds carriage return in output.
  • 23615/ATE-348 – Fixed a case where the wrong font is used for the first element of the ForEach Tag in PDF output.

Other

15.2.155.0

December 15, 2017

Features

Fixes

  • 23455/ATE-308 – Improved report performance.
  • 22792/23694/ATE-376 – Fixed a NullPointerException when sending directly to printer.
  • 23620/ATE-356 – Fixed Data Tree Pane incorrectly reporting “Error: DataSourceException: Select returns 0 rows”.
  • 23498/ATE-330 – Fixed XML parser fails to parse node because it contains a Unicode character.
  • 23320/ATE-214 – Fixed a case where cells become merged and centered due to manually adjusted column widths.
  • ATE-261 – Fixed a case where charts output to PDF are placed incorrectly.
  • 22766/ATE-367 – Fixed a case where no report is generated on output.
  • 23610/ATE-347 – Problem formatting a table in DOCX template using HTML.
  • 23267/ATE – Fixed problem tag inserted into wrong table cell when dragging and dropping from the Data Bin.
  • ATE-152 – Fixed a case where Getting Started Guide is transparent.
  • 23375/ATE-240 – Fixed a case where drag drop from Data Bin doesn’t work.

Other

15.2.133.0

November 16, 2017

Features

Fixes

  • 23641/ATE-351 – Fixed a table rotation error in Printer output.
  • 23538/ATE-321 – Fixed an error generating a report with footnotes.
  • 23517/ATE-320 – Fixed a case where XPath order by ascending/descending do nothing.
  • 23483/ATE-309 – Fixed Arabic text is printed backward in Printer Output.
  • 23392/ATE-259 – Fixed Data Set selection doesn’t work for XML data source.
  • 23120/ATE-334 – Fixed bullets in HTML output do not appear in Outlook emails.
  • 23533/ATE-329 – Fixed a NullReferenceException when importing a DOCX file into a DOCX template.
  • ATE-312 – Fixed failure to generate report when the local PC’s decimal symbol is set to “,”.
  • 23502/ATE-310 – Fixed Arabic is not aligned correctly in Printer output.
  • 23097/ATE-96 – Fixed OutTag Display property not evaluating true/false correctly.

Other

15.2.129.0

November 9, 2017

Features

Fixes

  • ATE-333 – Fixed OfficeOutputBuilder FileNotFoundException.
  • 23405/ATE-280 – Fixed footers not being displayed in PDF reports.
  • 23353/ATE-262 – Fixed OutTag Preview fails in Dutch (Belgium) region.
  • 23285/ATE-213 – Fixed an error on DOCX output.
  • 22851/ATE-30 – Selecting Multiple Output Files to Print causes many Word Prompts

Other

15.2.125.0

October 27, 2017

Features

Fixes

  • 23361/ATE-234 – Fixed carriage return inserted before Content Control when Content Control is placed inside table cell for DOCX output.
  • 23328/ATE-226 – Fixed some errors in Excel output.
  • 23260/ATE-197 – Fixed garbage characters in PDF report that contains SMALL CAPS character attributes and check boxes.
  • ATE-163 – Fixed a case where AutoTag crashes when generating a DOCX report.
  • ATE-274: Fixed a case where sample templates or New Blank Documents don’t open after installing AutoTag.
  • 23341/ATE-237 – Fixed some line spacing in PDF reports.
  • 23318/ATE-211 – Fixed an case where justified alignment is not applied in PDF output.
  • 23510/ATE-314 – Fixed Content Controls containing an OutTag insert an erroneous carriage return.
  • ATE-249 – Fixed Template.docx Sample Template missing.

Other

15.2.111.0

October 13, 2017

Features

Fixes

  • 23388/ATE-256 – Fixed Excel report fails to render an OutTag whose value is “=”.
  • 23363/ATE-236 – Fixed multi-line Content Control doesn’t work in PDF output.
  • 23360/ATE-233 – Fixed OutTag in Content Control not editable in PDF output.
  • 23359/ATE-231 – Fixed font size in Content Control incorrect in PDF output.
  • 23316/ATE-220 – Fixed an error using the COUNT() function.
  • 23308/ATE-210 – Fixed locale setting ignored in RESTful Engine.
  • 23313/ATE-208 – Fixed a tab centre alignment error.
  • ATE-222 – Fixed ChartTag/Excel – PDF output cutting off chart.
  • 23205/ATE-174 – Fixed Excel chart data ranges are not preserved in XLSX reports.
  • ATE-230 – Fixed PDF chart not drawing lines where it should.
  • 23327/ATE-228 – Fixed a case of can’t generate report.

Other

15.2.101.0

September 22, 2017

Features

Fixes

  • ATE-131/23166 – Fixed PDF report has page breaks where it should not.
  • ATE-59/23034 – Fixed conditional formatting of out tags does not work as expected in some cases.
  • ATE-138/23157 – Fixed ChartTag drawing lines where there is no data.
  • ATE-72/23061 – Fixed Word Table of Contents isn’t formatted correctly in DOCX reports.
  • 4443/22897 – Fixed XPath distinct-values() function not working in XPath with variables.

Other

15.2.86.0

September 11, 2017

Features

Fixes

  • ATE-180/23207 – Fixed imported Word document with only text displays as a black block in DOCX report.

Other

15.2.68.0

August 17, 2017

Features

Fixes

  • 4359/22846 – Locale…/Locale doesn’t work in request to RESTful Engine

Other

15.2.34.0

July 7, 2017

Features

Fixes

  • 4147 – Review all installers to make sure up to date

Other

15.2.25.0

June 22, 2017

Features

  • Printer Output – Outputs a report directly to a printer
  • Verify – A tool to be included in AutoTag and the Java, .NET, and RESTful engines. It provides the user with actionable information on Errors, Warnings, and other issues contained within a report template
  • Error Handling – An option that can be applied to an individual tag and catch possible errors/exceptions/issues that may appear in that tag’s select statement. The issue is then formatted in an easily understandable manner and reported to the user.

Fixes

  • 2338 – RAML removed and no longer being used.
  • 4255 – RESTful Engine server configured to not list contents of directory (Verify branch).

Other

15.1.111.0

June 1, 2017

Features

Fixes

Other

15.1.98.0

May 30, 2017

Features

Fixes

Other

15.1.89.0

May 26, 2017

Features

Fixes

Other

15.1.81.0

May 24, 2017

Features

Fixes

Other

15.1.69.0

May 18, 2017

Features

Fixes

  • 4007 – HELPDESK #22201 – Calling RESTful Engine v1/metrics returns “An error has occurred.”

Other

15.1.56.0

May 4, 2017

Features

Fixes

Other

15.1.48.0

April 27, 2017

Features

Fixes

  • 3891 – OData: the protocol field did not build correctly

Other

15.1.7.0

April 13, 2017

Features

Fixes

Other

15.0.165.0

March 23, 2017

Features

Fixes

Other

15.0.152.0

March 9, 2017

Features

Fixes

Other

15.0.136.0

February 23, 2017

Features

Fixes

Other

15.0.123.0

February 9, 2017

Features

Fixes

Other

15.0.117.0

January 26, 2017

Features

Fixes

Other

15.0.101.0

January 5, 2017

Features

Fixes

Other

15.0.82.0

December 22, 2016

Features

Fixes

Other

15.0.71.0

December 8, 2016

Features

Fixes

Other

15.0.56.0

November 17, 2016

Features

  • Added support for XPath 2.0 datasource.

Fixes

  • Various fixes for formatting and layout, especially PDF.

Other

  • RTF & WordML templates are not supported.
  • WordML output reports are not supported. However, RTF output reports are still supported.

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