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{{languagesstub}} Lists of some long-standing recurring issues with Gramps. Be sure also to read the instructions on [[using the bug tracker]], and to check the bug tracker to learn what the current actively researched issues are --- they aren't reported here. 
==Dependencies==
 
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! Problem
! Cause on gramps3
! Cause on gramps4
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|freezes and crashes when refreshing the people or place tree view, Gnome desktop
|bgcolor="red"|ATK/GAIL
|bgcolor="geen"|
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|blank text into field
|bgcolor="red"| gtk+ < 3.0
|bgcolor="geen"|
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|segfault on expand all nodes/rows into a tree view
|bgcolor="geen"|
|bgcolor="red"|GObject < 3.4.0
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|missing scrollbars
|bgcolor="geen"|
|bgcolor="red"|3.6.4 < Gtk+ < 3.10.6
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|strange layout for menu into Geography views
|bgcolor="geen"|
|bgcolor="red"|Gtk+ >= 3.8
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|freeze after editing data
|bgcolor="geen"|
|bgcolor="red"|3.x < Gtk+ < 3.14.7
|-
|}
 
===Gramps and some Gtk versions===
* Some Gtk versions seem not to properly refresh the GUI (need to use the mouse cursor), see bug {{bug|4863}}Only an issue for Gramps 3.x / Not reproducible in Gramps 4.x or newer.* Some Gtk versions have a refresh issue on Citation TreeView (3.4.x) after an edition, see bug {{bug|5688}}FEEDBACK.* Incremental search and synchronization with typed letters, see bug {{bug|1450}}Resolved in Gramps 4.2.0.* New row/line on [[Census_Addons|Census gramplet (addon)]], see bug [http://www.gramps-project.org/bugs/view.php?id=5688#c24063 5688]Only an issue for Gramps 3.x / Not reproducible in Gramps 4.x or newer..* Layout issue for menu into Geography, see bug [https://gramps-project.org/bugs/view.php?id=5742#c38355 5742].* Gramps freezes after editing a data, see bug {{bug|7772}}. Fixed by using GTK+ 3.14.8 or higher.
===Gramps and some python gobject introspection versions===
====See also====
* Gramps bug {{bug|3069}}CLOSED: GtkTreeView is very slow / crashes with Assistive Technologies / ATK / a11y enabled
* [http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=577098 GNOME Bug 577098 - GtkTreeView (lists, Nautilus) is very slow with Assistive Technologies enabled (at-spi)], Status: UNCONFIRMED
* [http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=571596 GNOME Bug 571596 - GTK_MODULES=gail:atk-bridge slows down incredibly TreeStore in pygtk ], Status: RESOLVED / DUPLICATE of 577098
* [http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=587020 GNOME Bug 587020 - GtkTreeView crawls with a11y enabled], Status: RESOLVED / Resolution: DUPLICATE of 577098
 
===No horizontal scrollbars===
 
* Gtk+3 bug from versions 3.8 to 3.10.6
==Database ==
'''See also'''
* Gramps bugs {{bug|2686}}: crashed importing d03 stress test database, and workarounds
 
==Data ==
=== Gramps and AttributeError ===
If Python returns a codec/UTF8 warning and this file was pasted from an external support (CD, HD, USB key), maybe filename has been corrupted ! It seems correct on screen but not on command line. Your OS was not able to properly set the encoding used on your external support.
The [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Unicode_Specials#Replacement_character replacement character ] will be often a "�" (black diamond with a white question mark)]
You can try to fix the filename by setting the correct character. Now you will be able to import this file into Gramps !
=== Gramps cannot display some characters into reports ===
RTF (''C style escape''), Postscript (''latin1''), LaTex and LaTeX (''latin1'') file formats format backends on output are not initially designed for an a unicode support. It is possible to get a strange non-ASCII character handling by when using these formats. It could be very specific, because it has been tested and improved since many versions, but still possible.
==Edition==* {{bug|3802}} relationship graph URL's not working with PDF format
=== Gramps cannot set date greater than 21 =See also ====* (resolved) {{bug|6883}} non-Western fonts broken in PS reports* (resolved) {{bug|6884}} RTF reports backend seems to be non-UTF-aware, breaks non-Western text
Gramps-3.0.4 under Jaunty 9.04 cannot uses date editor or media reference editor. [[Installation#Upgrading_Gramps|Upgrading]] to [[Installation#Ubuntu_and_derivatives|3.1.2]] fixes this issues.
'''=See also'''=* [[Known issues]]* [[Common problems]]* [https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gramps/+bug/387665 GNOME bug[Font troubleshooting]]* [[Gramps and Windows]]
[[Category:Troubleshooting]]
[[Category:Developers/Quality Assurance]]

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