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00026081 - BacklogEnhancementpublic2020-07-16 04:19
ReporterK7ZCZAssigned ToK7ZCZ 
PrioritynormalSeverityfeatureReproducibilityhave not tried
Status assignedResolutionopen 
Summary0002608: Logbook Filter: populate selection pulldown for choosable fields
Some columns in the Logbook database have known, finite lists of valid values. When such a column is selected, the logbook filter UI could populate those values for the user.

Steps To Reproduce1) Fire up the Logbook application
2) Open your favorite database
3) Press the "Filter" button on the toolbar to show the Filter UI
4) Mark the first "Field" checkbox
5) In the dropdown, select "QSL received"
6) Select "Equals"
7) Note the "Value" field is blank.
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TestingNot Started


related to 0002236 new 1 - Backlog Custom field reports a false positive 
related to 0002589 closedK7ZCZ Ham Radio Deluxe Logbook Filter Improvements Needed 



2018-03-18 17:33

developer   ~0004511

I've related this to bug 2236, which first suggested the cleanup of the "Y/N" filters.

The challenge is that, while we think there should be a limited set of values in certain fields, there are not: very little validation is done on data in the logbook database. Values in the "Sent" or "Received" fields, for example, might be "Y", "Yes", "N", "No", or blank (NULL). Presenting the user with a dropdown with five choices would be pretty confusing.

Maybe we can work something out where selecting "Y" and "N" is possible, then the program searches for ("Yes" OR "Y"), for example.

Or, maybe we need to initiate a complete overhaul of the logbook, get the data cleaned-up nice, and then we can have nicer things in many different areas.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2018-03-18 17:16 K7ZCZ New Issue
2018-03-18 17:21 K7ZCZ Relationship added related to 0002589
2018-03-18 17:31 K7ZCZ Relationship added related to 0002236
2018-03-18 17:33 K7ZCZ Note Added: 0004511
2018-03-20 10:55 K7ZCZ Status new => assigned
2018-03-20 10:55 K7ZCZ Assigned To => K7ZCZ
2020-07-02 02:13 WA9PIE Project 3 - Current Dev List => 2 - Next Dev List (Holding Area)
2020-07-12 21:46 WA9PIE Severity minor => feature
2020-07-16 04:19 WA9PIE Project 2 - Next Dev List (Holding Area) => 1 - Backlog