Unsupported comma in task summary while exporting to MPX format

While creating project with task who inside summary got comma, MPX export crush.

Fileformat.com documentation:

  • If the list separator character, usually a comma or semicolon, is included in a field, for example, to separate predecessors, the field is enclosed in quotation marks.
  1. Steps to reproduce:

    Project project = new Project();
    Task task = project.getRootTask().getChildren().add("Summary");
    Task subtask = task.getChildren().add("Subtask, with comma");`
    project.save("./project.mpx", SaveFileFormat.MPX);
  2. MPX format:
    70,Subtask, with comma,1.1,2, ...

  3. expected MPX format:
    70,"Subtask, with comma",1.1,2, ...


We were able to reproduce this issue and have logged it with issue ID “TASKSNET-2721” for further investigation. You will automatically be notified here once we have more information.

I tested on Java version. Can you create issue for Java team too?


This issue shall be resolved for JAVA as well.

great, thanks

The issues you have found earlier (filed as TASKSJAVA-679) have been fixed in this update. This message was posted using BugNotificationTool from Downloads module by MuzammilKhan