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Upgrade from 5 to 6 Causes Tuncation of Notes

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During the upgrade from 5 to 6, longer notes are truncated.  Seems to be about 9KB or 254 lines (One byte length?)

Had to restore an old backup in version 5 to recover my long notes.

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Looks like there is an issue even selecting all, and copying that it will only copy 255 lines from a note in version 5 will go into a clipboard.  Not sure about version 6 yet.

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Hey @Ryushin,

Sorry for the trouble you are going through.

I have noted down this issue in the tracker and notified the dev team to look into it. Till then we request you to please co-operate with us.

Thanks!

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I was able to work around it by selecting edit and copying out portions of the Note into a notepad until I had the final complete note that I then saved into text file.  I was then able to copy the text from the file and paste it into version 6.  All I can say, darn good thing I had backups.

 

BTW, version 6 does not have a right click menu in a note to even copy, select all, etc.  If I need to copy a port of the document I can still select what I want and press ctrl+c.  Version 6 also does not seem to have the 255 line limitation.  I have to edit the note in order to using select the document using the mouse and scrolling, ctrl+c, then paste will give me the whole note.  Selecting with the mouse and scrolling does not work unless you edit the document.  This is with the Linux version.  Not sure if the Windows version has this same behavior or not.

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On 2/12/2019 at 1:03 PM, Anshu kumar said:

I have noted down this issue in the tracker and notified the dev team to look into it. Till then we request you to please co-operate with us.

Hi Anshu,

Any news on this issue or indication of when it will be fixed?

 

Thanks,

Guno

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Hey @Guno,

Sorry for the trouble you are going through.

We have fixed some issue and release a beta version of Enpass v6.1. It would be a great help if you can try the beta version of Enpass and let me know if the problem persists.

Thanks for your co-operation.

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Hi @Anshu kumar,

Just tried with 6.1.0 (407) on Linux; Looks like the max length of a note is about 20 kb. I've got some notes that are larger than that (added with v5), but I cannot really edit them anymore in v6 because the text doesn't fit in the input field.

Not sure what the max length of a note used to be in v5, but imho it should be at least the same in v6. 

regards,

Guno

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20KB is too small.  Should be much larger.  Think if someone was writing a manuscript and wanted to keep it as a note.  Please increase this to something like 20MB.

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