Set encoding for PDF exports
Tired of errors in character set PDF export… here is a little help.
File –> Configuration –> output-pageable-pdf –> Enable .Encoding checkbox and set for example ISO-8859-1 character set as value
Set Locale for using in date message-fields
Writes multiple data types (text, string field, date field, and numeric field) into one object. We may have a message field including date with the following value $(report.date,date,EEEE, d MMMM yyyy HH:mm) and we want to change development locale, here is how you can modify it.
File –> Configuration –> core-module –> Enable .environment.designtime.Locale and set for example es_ES as value for Report Designer development stage locale
Set CSV export separator character
File –> Configuration –> output-table-csv –> Enable .Separator and set for example ; as value to override default , character
Data sets will be included soon in Pentaho Data Integration, check these videos to see how they work.
A first stab at using data sets to facilitate development of re-usable transformations, mappers, reducers, combiners, …
Introducing golden data unit tests