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Re: Issue with modifying Data Elements that have Option set - Value type gets nullified


Hey Archana,

Yes this is a known issue.

We're trying to get this done as soon as possible, as you're not the only
one who experiences the problem.

On Fri, Aug 19, 2016 at 9:30 AM, Archana Chillala <archanac@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> wrote:

> Hi,
> We are working on DHIS version 2.24 (revision 23565). We have created data
> elements with option sets. When we try to modify them, and save, a message
> pops, saying 'Value Type is undefined'. But we cannot edit the Value Type -
> as the field is disabled. So, we unassign the option set for the data
> element, then set a Value Type for it (it's enabled now as we unassigned
> the option set), and then re-assign the option set back. Then the data
> element gets saved. Looks like the Value Type property gets nullified after
> saving the data Element each time. This happens even if we create the data
> element initially with a value type and also, the option set assigned to it
> also has the same value type.
> However, data elements without option sets work fine, and get saved upon
> any modification.
> Is this a known issue? Could you please look into it and help fix it.
> *Cheers,*
> Archana Chillala
> Application Developer
> Email archanac@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Telephone +91 9100960533 <+91+9100960533>
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Mark Polak
Software developer, DHIS 2
University of Oslo
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