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Re: Program rule doesn't apply if error displayed next to a data element


Hello Thomas,

Which version of DHIS2 are you using?


On Wed, Jul 25, 2018, 1:38 PM Thomas Warichet <twarichet@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>

> Hi,
> I've been facing a strange behavior and I wanted to know if there was a
> logic explanation to it.
> I've set a program rule really simple (#{data_element} >10) associated
> with an error message. The program rule applies on a program which uses
> custom forms.
> When I set the error message to be displayed next to the erroneous data
> element, DHIS2 simply ignores the program rule and I can validate the form
> whatever the answer I gave.
> When I doesn't set it to be displayed somewhere in particular (e.g. leave
> the fields blank), then the program rule is applied and an erroneous answer
> blocks me from validating the form.
> Is there any reason for DHIS2 to ignore the program rule in the first case?
> Thanks in advance :)
> Thomas
> Thomas Warichet
> www.bluesquarehub.com
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