Report containing Question variable columns displays empty value in column cells.

The values are present in the field and it displays the value when click on with a message Security constraints prevents from writing to the field.

However the values are not getting displayed on column header and report shows up null values for these variables.

Steps to Reproduce


  1. Create a new variable for an existing catalog item, by navigating to Catalog Definition > Record Producer > Submit an Idea
  2. Click on the catalog item and Try It. Populate the catalog item with data and click Submit.
  3. Navigate to Reports > Create New 
  4. Create a report with the following criteria and Save the report:
    • Table: Idea [Idea]
    • Type: List
    • In the slushbucket, expand Question[+], navigate to the Catalog Item Submit and Idea and add it to the available slushbucket
    • Add some variables
    • Save the report

Data for the variable columns is not visible, and when clicked on the cell shows the error. Security prevents writing to this field.


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Related Problem: PRB712052

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Geneva Patch 6 Hot Fix 2
Helsinki Patch 1
Helsinki Patch 2
Helsinki Patch 5

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Last Updated:2018-03-07 09:23:34