Sakai 2.1.0 Release Notes

The is a list of issues reported against previous versions of Sakai that have been resolved in the 2.1.0 release.  For more information please follow the individual issue links or visit http://bugs.sakaiproject.org.

Key Description
SAK-86 Worksite setup is not style guide adherant - confusing layout
SAK-90 Intial step in creating a site should be defaulted to course site
SAK-116 Syllabus: Question marks and upsidedown ? marks appearing intermittently in content
SAK-124 Submit question tool needs to be reset after user submits a question
SAK-175 Sakai out of the box permission defaults need some changes
SAK-275 Javascript Focus function when first field is disabled
SAK-288 Automatic page view modification
SAK-320 Syllabus: Attachments do not exist
SAK-369 Publishing assessments with existing title
SAK-395 maven clean_env does not clean new tool (help, etc.)
SAK-421 Chat: Changes to Main Chat Room are not reflected to user who is logged in
SAK-425 Anonymous assessement title bar text confusing
SAK-428 Course Name & Instruction information in Samigo
SAK-430 Worksite setup list navigator needs to be the same as that in site management
SAK-432 To create a new category, revise.own or revise.any permission is now (incorrectly) needed
SAK-512 Unauthorized users can take tests via published assessment urls
SAK-529 Update UI to reflect which source setting Height actually affects.
SAK-623 Final Page URL for assessments appends PID
SAK-631 unable to 'copy and paste' from MS Word to Syllabus or Discussion - Mac OS 10.3
SAK-640 empty assessment lists in authoring
SAK-661 exception when user tries to delete a deleted discussion message
SAK-666 delivery via PAU - cancel button error
SAK-668 Inconsistent behaviour across tools
SAK-670 Maintain type user can see draft discussion responses from other user
SAK-690 Unexpected Reordering of Tools in MyWorkspace list
SAK-698 Errors during setup with Email and News run together
SAK-699 creating custom fields: irrelevant warning
SAK-706 Mail: List is included in 'To' field when CC'ed
SAK-728 admin "sites" tool accepts any alphanumeric string as id
SAK-775 Test & Quizzes: Slow loading time when adding additional responses and questions
SAK-827 Announcement date doesn't change after revision
SAK-833 released to auth + delivered by PAU = trouble
SAK-872 Instructor comments lost when returning and re-submitting an assignment multiple times
SAK-920 Add Topic button doesn't have thick black line
SAK-921 Posts are not indented to show hierarchy on DISC-4a
SAK-922 Posts are not indented to show hierarchy on DISC-4b
SAK-933 Go To Today button not grayed out when viewing current day
SAK-937 Top navigation bar in Detail View window not same as specs.
SAK-940 Characters causing problems in filename in Resources
SAK-959 Typo in HOME-4 and text appears on wrong line
SAK-969 International characters display in WYSIWYG but lose all formatting once you revise/post
SAK-974 Copying a file for 2nd time results in an error
SAK-990 copying question between question pools threw exception
SAK-991 No vertical lines between menu options
SAK-1019 Update Preferences Button on the bottom of the screen does not have a black outline
SAK-1055 Inconsistent use of HTML tags
SAK-1110 Printable Version of schedule is insecure
SAK-1114 Pressing publish in a test gives empty frame
SAK-1121 Typo: Spurious spaces in body of new announcement
SAK-1124 Creating a schedule item that recurrs forever makes Event List hard to use
SAK-1125 No horizontal scrollbar for editing drafts in column view
SAK-1127 The 'Title' field is a required one, but you can add an item without a title
SAK-1140 DISC-5 inconsistent with specs in FF
SAK-1149 WYSIWYG editor doesn't show right font in FF
SAK-1152 Cannot submit assignment as an instructor
SAK-1159 Adding Announcements/MOTD - blank announcements allowed
SAK-1161 Cannot Resize Worksite Information frame
SAK-1178 Export/Import of Resources does not get all files
SAK-1207 Consistent use of reset button and help button by all tools
SAK-1209 the webcontent_instructions.html file isn't in the Admin's resources/public folder
SAK-1211 Update WebDav instructions in Resource tool based on Mac OS 10.4
SAK-1221 Table headers not aligned with data beneath
SAK-1223 Login Time-Out Results in Sakai within Sakai
SAK-1224 MyWorkspace window title bar is off the screen
SAK-1229 Problems scaling to larger/smaller font size setting in browser
SAK-1230 Indentation Unclear in Refactored Resources
SAK-1235 Action menu disappears without Read permission in Resources
SAK-1242 Draft announcements misaligned in synoptic announcement tool
SAK-1244 No horizontal scrollbar when viewing discussion posts with text with no line breaks
SAK-1246 HTML tags and labels appear if htmlArea text is deleted from Feedback field
SAK-1249 Misplaced link in Resources for creating Simple Text Page
SAK-1250 Frame expands beyond browser display in Schedule
SAK-1254 Resources: Add Back Bulk Delete
SAK-1256 News tool does not handle html tags in news items
SAK-1267 File Upload: blank page
SAK-1268 Text Wrapping in Previous/Next Buttons
SAK-1283 Links in action menu of Site Info too close together
SAK-1289 Make it clearer that having no email address will prevent you from using Email Archive
SAK-1290 previous, return, next buttons overlap the top menu bar in IE
SAK-1300 Layout issue on Add Item(s) page in Resources
SAK-1301 Incorect configuration leads unjoinable site
SAK-1317 Notification in Syllabus tool appears non-functional
SAK-1322 "invalid http.session setting" in catalina.out
SAK-1326 Description of roles in Site Info is misaligned
SAK-1327 once a class is selected from the list when creating a class site, can't go back and uncheck it
SAK-1331 "Show my Profile" in the profile tool doens't give error if your profile doesn't exist
SAK-1333 "Sakai" should be capitalized in description of Syllabus tool in WS setup
SAK-1339 Role descriptions should be aligned vertically in Site Info
SAK-1357 Problems uploading/editing Resources with non-standard characters
SAK-1360 Roster view in gradebook - Student ID column showing email address rather than student id
SAK-1366 Separator needed above "Email notification"
SAK-1380 Description of Gradebook and Syllabus tools don't match descriptions for other tools
SAK-1391 Marquee tag broke News tool
SAK-1395 Inability to Move item
SAK-1398 Can enter javascript into Syllabus entries
SAK-1402 Same course taught in successive years has same tab name
SAK-1420 Model short answer link in grading doesn't go anywhere
SAK-1430 maintainer's comment underlined instead of red
SAK-1431 Cannot join a site being edited, and no error displayed
SAK-1436 Options for site appearance in Site Info
SAK-1437 WebDAV info in Resources needs updates
SAK-1443 Horizontal scroll bars in Samigo and Gradebook
SAK-1449 Running James on port 25 breaks outgoing mail
SAK-1450 Outgoing mail sometimes does not have Date: header
SAK-1451 Inconsistency in naming General (Item scoped) Feedback
SAK-1463 display cut off in question pool when viewing at 1024x768
SAK-1469 Resubmitting an assignment makes system lose the grade the instructor has entered
SAK-1472 Syllabus - Can't Redirect to Resource on Site
SAK-1479 Warnings in catalina.out - "Sql.dbRead: unable to read a result from sql"
SAK-1480 Worksite information frame in home tool information not saving url across session
SAK-1488 My Workspace-my workspace information...
SAK-1492 No validation in multiple choice type question when opt for multiple correct answer and did not pick any correct answer.
SAK-1494 Servlet error in student view of previewed assignment revision
SAK-1500 Assignments w/o grading wording not accurate
SAK-1503 Cancel button not working (Preferences->Customize Tabs)
SAK-1507 Enabling DEBUG logging breaks Sakai
SAK-1513 answers not saved in anonymous delivery
SAK-1522 "Add" and "New" inconsistent across tools
SAK-1529 Action links for viewing/editing properties
SAK-1530 Merge "add folder" and "add item" action links into one "add" action link
SAK-1533 SAKAI_EVENT and SAKAI_SESSION tables grow without bounds unless DBA intervenes
SAK-1540 can't change webdav instructions w/o a re-deploy - make their location overridable
SAK-1552 permissions in drop box do not appear to work
SAK-1559 File Helper cannot navigate upwards
SAK-1561 My Sites... confusing on Customize Tabs page
SAK-1562 Alignment of Move All buttons in Custom Tabs
SAK-1564 Descripiton Notes
SAK-1571 metaobj forms don't publish with mysql
SAK-1572 Next Previous Navigation
SAK-1574 Typo Attachment tool main view
SAK-1575 Manual site creation for future term - email to support has error in content
SAK-1577 WYSIWYG spacing issues
SAK-1581 Minor typo in error message for invalid email address
SAK-1582 hit enter in the email archive search box does not perform search
SAK-1583 Ability of File Helper to save to Resources folder
SAK-1585 T&Q "Create New Assignment" help incorrect
SAK-1586 Resources tool needs efficient way to access list of content collections
SAK-1590 Reply to Message, Reply to Topic
SAK-1593 future term timeline is calculated wrong
SAK-1594 All announcements don't show until you change the number of Annc to display
SAK-1596 Inconsistent Capitalization
SAK-1610 Ability to show all collections should be configurable
SAK-1612 duplicate site - doesn't use specified name, doesn't add duplicator as participant to site
SAK-1616 Tool title text does not resize in IE when smaller text size is selected
SAK-1617 Tool title iframes are incorrectly sized at smaller text sizes
SAK-1618 Duplicate Site, New site name is not required
SAK-1619 Uploading files with long file names (255 chars) hangs the system
SAK-1624 Use "new" file picker for all attachments
SAK-1625 Typo in search field label - Text needs correction
SAK-1627 New Topic Message Required
SAK-1628 Rich Text Editor expands to fill portlet window
SAK-1634 changes to student scores page not being saved
SAK-1639 Format hierarchical list of folders and files in file picker and resources tool
SAK-1642 No error message if you do not make role selections when specifying roles separately for each username
SAK-1644 No required field when choosing classes for a site
SAK-1647 Resouces / publicly viewable not staying checked
SAK-1648 top 'done' button in preview assessment doesn't work
SAK-1649 Reset button on Chat starts reset loop
SAK-1651 Test / Fill in the Blank WYSIWYG missing
SAK-1653 new my workspace shows owned by owner of !user.<type> rather than the new user
SAK-1655 SecurityService cache turned off by default
SAK-1663 Cannot change frequency of Schedule items in My Workspace
SAK-1665 Performance when create/edit syllabus
SAK-1666 Resources Edit page - styles not applied to all fields
SAK-1668 Move Default news feed for Sakai into configuration file
SAK-1670 Submit for grading button appears for anonymous surveys that will not be graded
SAK-1671 Importing causes loss of WYSIWYG formatting of questions
SAK-1678 imported assessment answer not sticking when modifying
SAK-1679 CSS: Site tabs disappear when resizing browser window
SAK-1682 student scores page can't be updated if no questions are answered
SAK-1683 Subject line of email to class site setup authorizer is incorrect
SAK-1685 Exceeding quota in Resources produces no error message
SAK-1689 Description of Syllabus tool is insufficent
SAK-1690 Accented or foreign characters in title breaks Resource
SAK-1695 Selecting a term should automatically fill in Course Site radio button - Part 2
SAK-1699 Copyright Status: Typo/Inconsistency: Part 2
SAK-1703 Should be able to choose to upload 10 files and then only upload 9
SAK-1708 Hang on Tomcat shutdown -- with fix
SAK-1718 Add Syllabus to Preferences tool (to set email preference)
SAK-1719 Disappearing URL
SAK-1722 URL in the site email notification is missing the portal path.
SAK-1724 Dropbox toolbar includes Permissions for access users
SAK-1728 Inconsistent use of HTML tags
SAK-1733 Tests & Quizzes: Unable to permanently remove an assessment
SAK-1737 MySQL UTF-8 encoding bug - breaks international characters
SAK-1764 Students can remove uploaded files when reviewing assessments
SAK-1765 can't add multiple URLs in Resources
SAK-1767 Resources and folders may only be duplicated once
SAK-1768 Can't change question type during creation in question pools
SAK-1769 Special quota does not stick
SAK-1773 Advanced Resources is missing the file size
SAK-1778 sakai.home path not platform independent?
SAK-1779 MCSC questions are imported as MCMC questions.
SAK-1796 SiteInfo Participants list - Active/Inactive improperly displayed in list
SAK-1808 FIB questions always marked as answered in delivery
SAK-1811 extensions being appended to files without predefined extension when downloading
SAK-1814 Inability to complete and submit assignment after choosing save draft
SAK-1816 Unable to delete assignment from GB
SAK-1818 Accessibility--Chat Tool Revisions
SAK-1824 Imported questions show rationale in preview
SAK-1825 Feedback and feedback components do not seem to be linked
SAK-1827 Dropbox using full file pathname as title
SAK-1829 Improve the alert when site is already locked for edit
SAK-1836 & in custom site_id breaks some URLs and Announcements
SAK-1841 Gradebook Case Inconsistency
SAK-1844 Can't see A HREF links in News feed
SAK-1847 Discussions Tool fails to show Permission exception alert
SAK-1850 Unable to save settings without publishing
SAK-1851 mysterious user in Site Info
SAK-1852 section alignment is off on authoring page
SAK-1853 Navigation from Settings screen
SAK-1854 Import question from qpool - change to "copy"
SAK-1855 Show Customize Tools only if new tools are added
SAK-1863 syllabus / urls to pdfs small window
SAK-1864 Difficulty editing simple text/html page
SAK-1873 high security settings lost in import/export
SAK-1874 Matching question feedback lost in import/export
SAK-1875 Inconsistency between label in site creation confirmation and Site Info
SAK-1876 after maintainer removes a provider course, its members still show
SAK-1888 double use.logout events generated on logout
SAK-1895 Total Score for random draw parts off in authoring
SAK-1898 import/exporting timed assessments
SAK-1903 New css: extra indents on main assessments page
SAK-1904 Disable upload button in review
SAK-1910 Need warning when max upload file size exceeded in mysql
SAK-1930 multiple choice multiple correct - grading problem
SAK-1932 Matching stats display in grading is wrong
SAK-1933 stats view for non-autograded questions is wrong (wfs)
SAK-1937 UserDirectory errors when reviewing scores for Survey
SAK-1941 Fractional scores don't always round up /calculate correctly
SAK-1945 moving a question pool into itself
SAK-1946 Gradebook rendering issues: table cell alignment, scrollbars
SAK-1956 Should not be able to publish timed assessment with 0 time allotted
SAK-1957 Syllabus: Back Link is Confusing to Users
SAK-1963 Not checking for obsolete assignment data in getPointsEarnedSortedGradeRecords
SAK-1966 Resources tool for admin fails / Reference getRealms() fail for bad references
SAK-1970 <sakaix:inputDate> tag label text is inaccurate
SAK-1986 Accessibility--Gateway Revisions
SAK-1987 Accessibility--Message of the Day tool
SAK-1989 Accessibility--News tool
SAK-1991 Only author of assessment may modify question
SAK-1997 Cancel button on scores page does not return user to main assessment page
SAK-2006 Making students inactive alters their role
SAK-2009 add term designator to class sites when class info is manually entered
SAK-2013 Sakai not distributing files randomly as expected
SAK-2016 Copy question exception
SAK-2020 Added Tool Doesn't Show Up Without Refresh
SAK-2022 error handling when volume fills up
SAK-2024 Problem with attachments on items imported to a new site
SAK-2025 Second account using identical e-mail address can block messages
SAK-2026 hyperlinks not auto-recognized in firefox on the Mac
SAK-2027 All submissions not displaying on total scores page
SAK-2028 import/export - model answer for short answer questions lost
SAK-2029 iframe tool: many troubles!
SAK-2030 Dropped student's score still used to calculate Average of Scores Entered
SAK-2035 "to" address in announcement with e-mail notification should be hidden
SAK-2044 Need to check if an item is linked with other pools when deleting a pool
SAK-2047 Resources / add 'other sites' option to Add Attachment>From Resources in other tools
SAK-2053 Decouple Dropbox permissions from Resources
SAK-2054 When canceling from the Edit Class Roster(s) page, no need to call the update routines
SAK-2055 Moving a top-level question pool to top level duplicates in other sites
SAK-2056 Samigo does not calculate questions drawn from pools correctly
SAK-2057 auto-submit shouldn't be checked if a timed assessment isn't selected
SAK-2059 css parsing errors with portal default skin
SAK-2060 "Properties" title bar is missing from edit context
SAK-2066 tools forget their placement configuration
SAK-2067 Error message for locking out editing of site refers to site ID, not title
SAK-2069 Changing Email Notification And Access options not saving
SAK-2070 Feedback displaying early when released by date
SAK-2079 Options Title should also change page title
SAK-2083 multiple forgrade=0 assessmentGardingData records created
SAK-2088 viewing student scores throws exception
SAK-2093 WYSIWYG / Ensure that html area is used consistantly throughout the Sakai app
SAK-2095 nameless assessments shouldn't be allowed
SAK-2100 Default permissions prevent posting of new messages (new.topic)
SAK-2102 Enter Key doesn't work for New Category
SAK-2105 Preview Button in Metaobj does not actually work
SAK-2106 assignment titles invisible to students if asn.submit permission disabled
SAK-2107 Assignment scores in gradebook should round up
SAK-2108 can't create an assessment in oracle
SAK-2130 Syllabus / delete confirmation screen inconsistent with other tools
SAK-2135 Survey questions always scored as 0 points
SAK-2137 Assignments / returning assignments with attachments
SAK-2141 Possibility of student modifying their assignment grades
SAK-2142 Accessibility--Drop Box Tool
SAK-2145 Roster / Show profile pic not working
SAK-2146 Get profile use the same WYSIWYG as other legacy tools
SAK-2158 Gradebook roster search/navigation interaction produces error
SAK-2160 Gradebook AuthZ filter not working
SAK-2161 wrong email being sent when a new section roster is added (requested) to an existing site
SAK-2164 Shouldn't allow empty fill-in-blank answers
SAK-2167 Initial statistics view is wrong
SAK-2170 Accessibility--Attachments
SAK-2171 Accessibility--Resource Tool
SAK-2173 alerts in legacy not formatted in sakai skins
SAK-2176 Import/export: # of submissions reset to 9999
SAK-2179 Need Statistics and Histograms feedback component
SAK-2183 Performance on Scores page
SAK-2189 Import/export: feedback settings
SAK-2190 Import/export: survey question problems
SAK-2191 0, 1, 2: "response" text on statistics screens
SAK-2200 Random draw parts and review list
SAK-2206 Resources: Bulk Action 'Links' should change color and be underlined when active
SAK-2207 Resources: Control behavior of highlighting for Move and Copy
SAK-2210 HTML tags in question text - one more place
SAK-2212 User Preferences should allow selection of user-local time zone
SAK-2213 Gradebook missing doctype and namespace declaration
SAK-2214 editing someone else's question throws exception
SAK-2215 questions imported from qp should not be editable by other users
SAK-2220 Truncation of event description in Schedule list view cauese html fragment which crashes IE
SAK-2222 SiteAction has brittle code which depends on CoureProvider ID Format
SAK-2226 Interface inconsistency, may lead to display of incorrect student grade
SAK-2227 Swallowed exception when writing to file system fails
SAK-2232 tests and quizzes reports the latest grade to gradebook, but claims to report best
SAK-2234 change Total Scores page to list all roster members
SAK-2239 Schedule 2end toolbar creates h scroll
SAK-2241 "Grade Override" not deleted when student is deleted, prevents editing of grade options
SAK-2246 Assignment 'Allow resubmission' checkbox when grading isn't being defaulted to unchecked
SAK-2253 SAMIGO / Export of original t/s not importing with apostrophe sign in test
SAK-2256 inputFileUpload tag throws exception on nested form
SAK-2259 Worksite information iframe options not persisting
SAK-2263 Templates link in nav bar disappears in stats view
SAK-2264 No asterisk shown in instructions when creating a New Assignment
SAK-2266 css code appears on begin-assessment page in IE
SAK-2274 When adding an announcement, 'Body' field not required in some Browsers
SAK-2278 resources new file picker / files without periods in titles are not copying
SAK-2285 Scope of "Allow Resubmission" is misleading or broken
SAK-2287 New field in schedule has no character limit
SAK-2289 Resource Title Required
SAK-2291 Breadcrumb Chevrons
SAK-2292 Users may see WebDAV resources for another person
SAK-2300 Grade display rounding when it should not
SAK-2303 Assessment Import screen doesn't match mockup
SAK-2311 Redundant text in GB student view
SAK-2325 Assessment Organization > Navigation label text outdated
SAK-2333 Publishing/unpublishing sites doesn't update immediately
SAK-2344 Score and point columns should be centered in Student View
SAK-2345 Accessibility--Assignments
SAK-2346 Accessibility--Email Archive
SAK-2358 No way to remove Gradebook storage
SAK-2366 potional logo has no width limits
SAK-2369 Show Document permissions intrusive
SAK-2370 sidebar edit links annoying
SAK-2371 Preview page flow is cumbersom
SAK-2372 recient changes options
SAK-2373 Buttons dont match style guide
SAK-2374 External Links take over iFrame
SAK-2375 Revert is too easy
SAK-2376 When RWiki is added to a site, Home page permissions are hardcoded
SAK-2378 Public page view shows divider even when no view_right content
SAK-2382 Iframe resize not working all the time
SAK-2387 Functions are not present by default
SAK-2411 People without edit permissions on page can open editing page but not save their changes
SAK-2414 "font-variant: uppercase;" should be "font-variant: small-caps;"
SAK-2415 'Info' is basically history and should perhaps be called that on the toolbar.
SAK-2416 Would like to position Search: box aligned right on the toolbar
SAK-2417 View Edit toolbar is disorienting.
SAK-2418 Tool state is lost when switching worksites
SAK-2419 Breadcrumb doesnt appear quite right.
SAK-2600 Site search too slow and checking too much
SAK-2670 Dot shouldn't be the subspace separator
SAK-2690 Overflow Exception when trying to remove a Course Grade Override
SAK-2718 Assignments / teachers comments not retaining to assignments
SAK-2824 Performance Optimization in AssessmentGradingFacadeQueries.getItemScores()
SAK-2829 Standalone only: Class Not Found Exception in Delivery Taking an Assessment