Defect #11839


Text overlay when exporting issues to pdf files

Added by Erica Gallindo about 11 years ago. Updated over 9 years ago.

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I'm using a lot of custom fields in my redmine issues. A lot of them are "long text" fields. When I try to export each issue to a pdf file, the text goes beyond the limits of the page. Also, when the field name is large (more than 10 characters), it overwrites its value.

Is there a quick way to put the fields into just one column? This probably would solve my problem for now.


long_text_error.jpg (25.6 KB) long_text_error.jpg Zbynek Drlik, 2013-01-04 22:22

Related issues

Related to Redmine - Defect #13860: Text of custom fields is not wrapped in PDF exports of issuesClosed

Related to Redmine - Defect #14466: Wrap long issue fields in issue pdf headerClosed

Actions #1

Updated by Terence Mill about 11 years ago

same here

Actions #2

Updated by Jack Kurzecki almost 11 years ago

This bug is present in version 2.1
It makes long custom text fields unreadable on exported PDF.

Actions #3

Updated by Zbynek Drlik over 10 years ago

Same here. Example attached.

Actions #4

Updated by Steve Morrissey over 10 years ago

Also experiencing this issue in version 2.2.1 stable.

Actions #5

Updated by Daniel Felix over 10 years ago

  • Status changed from New to Confirmed

Well, I think after this responses. We could set this to confirmed. ;-)

Actions #6

Updated by Christopher Maximov over 10 years ago

Exactly the same behaviour seen with Redmine 2.3.0stable (Ruby 1.9.3 (i386-mingw32), Rails 3.2.13). I'm long time user of Redmine, but ths PDF issue with long custom fields makes pdf export totally useless :-( Please help!

Actions #7

Updated by Sven Wermers over 10 years ago

Same here, too.
Redmine version 2.2.1.stable

Please help.

Actions #8

Updated by Thomas Müller about 10 years ago

The issue seems to be familiar with #13860 the patch delivered could be applied to version 2.2.4 too

Actions #9

Updated by Toshi MARUYAMA almost 10 years ago

  • Related to Defect #13860: Text of custom fields is not wrapped in PDF exports of issues added
Actions #10

Updated by Jack Kurzecki almost 10 years ago

Patch for this issue is proposed here #14466
Could those issues be linked?

Actions #11

Updated by Mischa The Evil almost 10 years ago

  • Related to Defect #14466: Wrap long issue fields in issue pdf header added
Actions #12

Updated by Doan Phuoc almost 10 years ago

me too. i use redmine 2.3.3 and i export by vietnamese. Please help me fix it !!!


Actions #13

Updated by Daniele Pedroni over 9 years ago

The PDF export problem is annoying, but the patch is really simple and it is working!
May this can be included in Redmine core as a fix... please!

Thank you


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