Clarity: When you setup a view with Gantt Chart Settings of Secondary Bar you see a break when the bars are not overlapping

Document ID : KB000048802
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Description:

When you setup a view with Gantt Chart Settings of Secondary Bar you see a break when the bars are not overlapping

Steps to Reproduce:

  1. On the project List page click on Options icon => Configure then under the 'List Column Section' select 'Fields' from the dropdown.
  2. In the page that gets displayed click on 'New' button and select Gantt as the Display type
  3. In the Gantt Chart Column Settings page enter the following

    Primary Bar
    Item Name Attribute: Project
    Start Date Attribute: Start
    Finish Date Attribute: Finish
    Progress Through date Attribute: Baseline finish
    Progress Percent Attribute: % Expended
    Color Attribute: Risk

    Select all Show Mouseover

    Secondary Bar
    Tick Show secondary Bar
    Item Name Attribute: Baseline Time
    Start Date Attribute: Baseline Start
    Finish Date Attribute: Baseline Finish

    Show Mouseover
    Tick Start and Finish dates check boxes.

  4. Set Timescale values; Rolling Date: Start of Current Month

    Time Scale: Month
    Number of Time Periods: 7
    Time Period Offset: -1

  5. Click Save and Return to save settings
  6. On the Project List - List Column Layout, ensure that the new field created appears in the Selected Columns
  7. Click Save and Return
  8. Now create a project with start and finish date being 2 January, 2012 - 31 July, 2012.
  9. Create a Baseline for this project
  10. On the Project List page, the Gantt is displayed
  11. Now Extend project finish date to 29 September, 2012

Expected Result: The Gantt chart will be elongated without a break to accommodate extension of project finish date
Actual Result: The Gantt chart is broken with the elongated part showing a step down

Figure 1

Solution:

WORKAROUND:
None.

STATUS/RESOLUTION:
Resolved in Clarity 13.0.1 Generic Patch. Reference TEC572268
Resolved in Clarity 13.2.0 Generic Patch. Reference TEC599354
Resolved in Clarity 13.3

Keywords: CLARITYKB, CLRT-68880, clarity13resolved, clarity133resolved.