Bugs

Bugs of the 1.2.5 version

  • The conversion of a LaTeX file with no BibTex keys inside using "Tools - Replace citations" and "Tools - Replace and convert" do not work. Convert the file using Pandoc from the terminal.
  • [OS X] Ctrl + Space bar do not activate autocompletion because it opens Spotlight. As a workaroung, remap the shortcut to Spotlight to another key.
  • The icon is placed in /opt/bibfilex/icon.png instead of ~/.local/share/icons/hicolor/[size]/apps/mynotex.png, to match the freedesktop.org standards.

Bugs of the 1.2.4 version (all have been fixed in the 1.2.5 version)

  • In the Pandoc conversion, the name of the file must not contain spaces.
  • On OS X, the path of Pandoc must be specified to let it run properly, but the field to select the directory is disabled.
  • ON OS X, the picture in the background of the main form is visible when a file is opened.

Bugs of the 1.2.3 version (all have been fixed in the 1.2.4 version)

  • Error in creating a Periodical item.
  • Special characters cannot be inserted.

Bugs of the 1.2.2 version (all have been fixed in the 1.2.3 version)

  • The apostrophe and the line within an author are not skipped when creating a BibTex key. Workaround: modify the key and remove them manually.
  • Few menu items are not disabled when no file is opened.

Bugs of the 1.2.1 version (all have been fixed in the 1.2.2 version)

  • A backslash (\) within a field is exported in a Biblatex file as a slash (/).
  • Error on saving a record when the keyword field ends with a comma, or with a comma and a space.

Bugs of the 1.2.0 version (all have been fixed in the 1.2.1 version)

  • Question mark and exclamation mark are not followed bya backslash and a space in a citation created by Bibfilex.
  • Few issues in the importation from a Biblatex file.

Bugs of the 1.1.2 version (all have been fixed in the 1.2.0 version)

  • Problems in composing citations.

Bugs of the 1.1.1 version (all have been fixed in the 1.1.2 version)

  • Empty fields in importation from a Biblatex file.

Bugs of the 1.1 version (all have been fixed in the 1.1.1 version)

  • Problems in exporting and importing abstract field to and from a Biblatex file.
  • Problems in importing a JabRef file. Workaround: in JabRef deactivate the option "Start field contents in same column", in JabRef preferences - File, and then save the file.

Bugs of the 1.0 version (all have been fixed in the 1.1.0 version)

  • Request of confirmation when creating a new BibTex key in an empty bibtexkey field.

Bugs of the 0.1.8 version (all have been fixed in the 1.0 version)

  • Escaped caps characters (like \`{E}) n BibLatex files are not imported correctely; they must be modified manually.
  • The citation pattern file must have an extension of any kind to be loaded in the options.
  • Manual p. 13: different authors must be separated by 'and', not by commas.
  • If the function to create a BibLatex file is enabled, the file is created even if there are no changes to it.

Bugs of 0.1.7 version (all have been fixed in the 0.1.8 version)

  • Deleted items remain in the file and are exported.
  • BibLatex items are not imported correctly if they are indented with a tab or more than two spaces.

Bugs of 0.1.6 version (all have been fixed in the 0.1.7 version)

  • Error in filter when using the " character.
  • Citation non correct when the author has not a name and a family name separated by comma (e.g. an institution).

Bugs of the 0.1.5 version (all have been fixed in the 0.1.6 version)

  • The "Urldate" entry type do not exist.
  • In the "Replace citation" function, only \cite commands not followed by square brackets are considered.
  • The possible attachments are not exported with "File - Export to BibLatex...".

Bugs of the 0.1.4 version (all have been fixed in the 0.1.5 version)

  • Search of items with "Find" combo box do not consider the last character typed.
  • BibLatex exportation of items with attachments creates a wrong file.
  • Automatically opened files do not modify the list of the last 4 files in the "File" menu.
  • [Windows] Unable to open attachments.

Bugs of the 0.1.3 version (all have been fixed in the 0.1.4 version)

  • In the generation of the Bibtex key, invalid characters (like accented letters) are not converted to allowed ones. This must be done manually by the user.
  • Attachments are not deleted when the corresponding item is deleted.
  • Problems in loading citation patterns.
  • Problema in loading attachments with same name and different extension.
  • [Windows] The compact function does not work.