SectionReport for net6.0 on Linux - System.Xml.XmlDocument issues

Posted by: marius.grande.andersen on 30 January 2022, 8:29 pm EST

  • Posted 30 January 2022, 8:29 pm EST

    Hi. I have ActiveReports 16 and need to run SectionReports on Linux.

    When I host on Windows, it works fine.
    When I host on Linux, I get issue:
    The type name 'XmlDocument' could not be found in the namespace 'System.Xml'. This type has been forwarded to assembly 'System.Private.Xml'...

    At some part in the code I type this, and it's the first line that fails:
    System.Xml.XmlDocument doc = ((XMLDataSource)rpt.DataSource).Document;
    string myNode = doc.SelectSingleNode(@"//SeekInfo/Criterias").InnerText.ToString();

    What am I supposed to do to fix this? Does it have to be rewritten away from System.Xml.XmlDocument? If so, how?
  • Replied 30 January 2022, 8:33 pm EST

    To add some more context the "rpt" is the ActiveReport type, and it's recieved in the ActiveReport_ReportStart() method.
  • Marked as Answer

    Replied 1 February 2022, 6:26 am EST

    Hi Marius,

    Please try adding the following line of code to your application before running the report:


    Please let us know if the issue still persists.
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