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Can't delete records

asked 2019-05-18 10:50:30 +0200

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updated 2019-05-18 22:01:36 +0200

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The only way I can delete a record is to open the Base-File, load the table and use the menu "delete record". All other ways I have tested did not work. The buttons on the bars I use to manage records are always inactive. I think it is be a bug but couldn't find any helpful support.

Libreoffice 6.0.3. Linux-mint 19.1 cinnamon MySQL Connector 1.0.2 MariaDB on a Synology Disk Station

Edit 2019-05-18 from not an answer answer (by @Ratslinger):

I'll give you one simple example: image description You sea a tablecontrolfield in a form with one simple table. The navigation bar is added in the same form. image description The bottom to delete a record is never acitve. But for the from, the permission is given. When I open the base-file, there is a menu to delete a record an it is active. image description

I used the same form with Ooo and Windows an I never had this problem.


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All other ways I have tested did not work.

What all do you have testet? Discribe any examples.

ebot gravatar imageebot ( 2019-05-18 11:02:54 +0200 )edit

Have you tried a different connector such as JDBC or ODBC?

Ratslinger gravatar imageRatslinger ( 2019-05-18 21:20:08 +0200 )edit

Not yet. I'll try. My intention was migration of all my large Ooo forms and all my basic codex files from windows to linux. I fear, I have to change a lot when I use a different connector.

andreas54 gravatar imageandreas54 ( 2019-05-19 07:21:50 +0200 )edit

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answered 2019-05-18 22:05:34 +0200

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updated 2019-05-18 22:09:47 +0200


Seems to be a bug and should be reported here -> Bugzilla.

Have tested using Mint 18.3 with LO v6.2.3.2, MySQL and SDBC connector and have same result. Using a JDBC connector there was no problem.

Edit: ODBC connector was also OK.

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Thanks a lot. I'll report the bug.

andreas54 gravatar imageandreas54 ( 2019-05-19 07:29:12 +0200 )edit

I reported it on Bugzilla.

andreas54 gravatar imageandreas54 ( 2019-06-01 08:54:37 +0200 )edit

answered 2019-06-01 10:29:38 +0200

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Must have been a bug of Synology DS, that resisted a long time even I had all updated. In the last few days I got a new update of MariaDB (5.5.62-0091) and now it works properly. Andreas

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