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Welcome to the caNanoLab 2.3.12 Release Note, September 28, 2021. Topics in this Release Note include the following.


If you have access to the JIRA Tracking System, click a JIRA link to review additional development details.


The following table lists and describes the improvement(s) in this caNanoLab release.

 Description of the improvement(s)JIRA issue link

Fixed Bugs

The following table lists and describes the bug(s) resolved in this caNanoLab release.

 Description of the bug fix(es)JIRA issue link

Export XML: Error Creating Valid XML


Copy Samples: When users are associated to Research and/or Curator Role, clicking on the Search Sample Icon does not bring back any results: Empty List Box is presented


Sample Export issue


Characterization: Findings: Data and Conditions Table allows for same name columns, once saved the two columns are merged into one.


Sample Composition: When creating multiple composing elements with Inherent Functions, General Page show all inherent function grouped under first Composing Element


Advanced Search: When not logged in, unable to perform any advanced search criteria


Advanced Search: Error when selecting the Back button, after viewing a selected search result.


Advanced Sample Search: Characterization Criteria Search: Unable to Search against Shape (Aspect Ratio, Roundness, Circularity, Single Fibril Aspect Ratio)


Advanced Sample Search: Characterization Criteria Search: Molecular Weight: Unable to search against certain Molecular Weight criteria.


Advanced Sample Search: Characterization Criteria Search: Physical State: Only Average search field produces search results.


Advanced Search: Characterization Criteria Search: Purity: Only certain Column Name fields produce search results.


Advanced Sample Search: Characterization Criteria Search: Size: Unable to search against certain Size criteria.


Advanced Sample Search: Characterization Criteria Search: Surface: Unable to search against certain Surface criteria.


Advanced Sample Search: In vitro characterization: Blood Contact: Unable to search against certain Blood Contact criteria.


Advanced Search: When searching for a Characterization Data, Column Data not having a Column Value Unit associated; The Sample will not show up in the search result


Sample: Point of Contact: When Adding a Point of Contact, each subsequent time within the same session, clicking on the Add button will add "[other]" to the Organization Name dropdown


Sample: Characterization Element having Image Files: Unable to view an image file after selecting it on the General Characterization page: Error: 400 Bad Request


Characterization: Findings: On the General information page when clicking on the file link to a non-image file; file is not downloaded, page error presented


Known Issues and Workarounds

The following table lists and describes how to work around the following remaining issues in caNanoLab.

Known IssueWorkaroundJIRA issue link
The Results tab is populated when a curator/administrator submits a batch job to create a data availability matrix, but the tab disappears if the curator/administrator logs out and logs in again, even if the job is still running. NoneCANANOLAB-81
When submitting a new publication, clicking Reset does not reset the Submit Publication Form.NoneCANANOLAB-197
You cannot sort Protocol search results by the Protocol Type and Protocol Name columns. NoneCANANOLAB-367
You have to click the DOI external URL twice (or open the link in a new window by right-clicking) to view the external PubMed content.NoneCANANOLAB-368
A Publication Search returns more records than is valid based on the search criteria. NoneCANANOLAB-391
Export XML: Adding Other Ex Vv with special characters in the Characterization name prevents the Export xml from generating.NoneCANANOLAB-615
Apostrophe does not appear correctly.NoneCANANOLAB-631
Composition: Unable to Edit nor Delete File from Nanomaterial Entity.NoneCANANOLAB-701
Characterization: Unable to Edit nor Delete a File from a Characterization Element's Finding, Can't Delete Findings with an attached File having Keywords. Root cause of issue is due to Adding Keywords when Uploading a File under Findings.NoneCANANOLAB-703
Sample Characterization: When creating new Model, Other Ex Vv, or Other, the Characterization Name is cleared after hitting the Save Button on Technique and Instruments and Findings.NoneCANANOLAB-708
Allow password reset without knowing old password.Contact
Characterization: General Page: Clean Up format for added Files In Findings: Missing Description Header.NoneCANANOLAB-713
Composition: All Tab: Clean Up format for added Files In Findings: Bad spacing and Missing Headers.NoneCANANOLAB-714
My Favorites: Deleted Items should be removed from My Favorites page.NoneCANANOLAB-715
Advanced Search: Error message when compounded search criterias are created with "OR" and "AND"NoneCANANOLAB-730
Advanced Sample Search: Characterization Criteria Search: Solubility: Column Names are not available for Solubility search criteriaNoneCANANOLAB-737
Sample: Point of Contact: When adding multiple point of contact information, using the same Organization name causes the address of one POC to overwrite another.NoneCANANOLAB-743
Sample: Characterization: When adding a Finding Data and Conditions Table, unable to save cell notation, when Column Type is "Condition"NoneCANANOLAB-746

Release History



2.3.12September 28, 2021
2.3.1121 May 2021
2.3.1030 October 2020
2.3.819 September 2019
2.3.711 June 2019
2.3.67 January 2019 November 2018
2.3.52 October 2018
2.3.413 July 2018
2.3.325 January 2018
2.3.2October 2017
2.3April 2017
2.2January 2017
2.1.1February 2016
2.1November 2015
2.0December 2014
1.5.5May 2013
1.5.4August 2012
1.5.3May 2012
1.5.2October 2010
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