Bug 103862 - UI: Missing read-only option in form designer for table column of type check box
Summary: UI: Missing read-only option in form designer for table column of type check box
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: LibreOffice
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Base (show other bugs)
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Inherited From OOo
Hardware: All All
: medium minor
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Blocks: Database-Forms
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Reported: 2016-11-11 13:00 UTC by Christoph Kobe
Modified: 2018-07-02 02:35 UTC (History)
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Description Christoph Kobe 2016-11-11 13:00:55 UTC
Overview:
The form designer does not allow one to set columns for tables of type Check Box to read-only, while all other types (e.g. Text Box, List Box, Date Field, Time Field, etc.) can be set to read only.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create a database table that contains columns of types bool and varchar
2. Use the wizard to create a form with the table view (default)
3. Edit the newly created form
4. Right click the column for the varchar (type: Text Box) > Column... > General Tab. There is an option "read-only" which can be set to yes or no .
5. Right click the column for the bool (type: Check Box) > Column... > General Tab. Here is no option to set the column to read-only (actual behaviour). I believe here should be a read-only option, too (expected behaviour).
Comment 1 Robert Großkopf 2016-11-11 16:13:20 UTC
Could confirm Read-only couldn't be set for Check Box and Option Button. You could get nearly the same behavior when setting Enabled > No. Only the color of the sign in the box will be greyed out.
I will set this bug to "new" and the importance to "minor", because you could also disable the fields with the same effect.

There has never been an option Read-only for this fields. So I will set this bug to Inherited from OOo.

My system: OpenSUSE 42.1, 64bit rpm Linux, LO 5.2.3.3, also tested with LO 3.6.7.2 and some other versions of LO.
Comment 2 QA Administrators 2018-07-02 02:35:17 UTC
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