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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0022926mantisbtcustom fieldspublic2017-06-04 14:58
Reporterdarias.soa Assigned Tovboctor  
Status closedResolutionfixed 
Product Version2.4.1 
Target Version2.4.2Fixed in Version2.4.2 
Summary0022926: Custom Fields - Date: Field does not show date (view.php), shows other text

After updating mantis to 2.4.1, custom fields of type: date do not display their data correctly.

Where I expect to see 2017-02-28 I instead see 1488261600.
Where I expect to see 2017-03-03 I instead see 1488520800.

(Updated two different installations, one originally 1.3.1, and one originally 2.1.0),

Additional Information

I recently updated two of my Mantis instances to newer versions:
1.3.1 -> 2.3.1
2.1.0 -> 2.3.1

I encountered an issue where any project that had a custom field of type: Date, would show the Due Date field in the "Report Issue (bug_report_page.php)" or "Update Issue (bug_update_page.php)" pages but not allow for any data to be input. Viewing an issue would again, show the field, but not show any data at all (view.php). I believe this was addressed in 0022663, 0022758, while there are still open issues listed in 0008957 and 0021873 for this.

I decided to then move to 2.4.1 to see if this was resolved, and I encountered the issue as described above.

Is this a known / addressed issue, planned for solution in 2.5.0 as may be indicated in some of those tickets, or is this a new issue?

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2017-05-24 15:59

reporter   ~0056959

note: this appears to not be an issue in 2.3.3, I just updated my mantis installations to that version and the date appears to display correctly.



2017-05-24 17:53

reporter   ~0056960

Note an issue in 2.4.0.

Due to changes in core/custom_field_api.php



2017-05-25 03:56

reporter   ~0056962

I think this is rather urgent because custom fields of date type basically not working.



2017-05-25 06:04

developer   ~0056963

I had a short look at it.
I confirm this is a regression introduced in 2.4.1.



2017-05-25 23:33

manager   ~0056968


Related Changesets

MantisBT: master-2.4 82df9821

2017-05-25 19:31


Details Diff
Fix date custom field formatting

Fixes 0022926
Affected Issues
mod - core/custom_field_api.php Diff File