The list of references get cut

Issue: The list of references that contain more than 40,000 symbols/glyphs get cut. I came across an article that contains a huge number of references, and I can not register it, because the list of references is reduced to 40,000 symbols/glyphs.

Someone knows how to fix this?

My version of OJS:
I tried it in version and there is no such error, but we have our journal on…


The citation field length in DB is 65k characters (field type TEXT). You could manually increase the limit by changing the type from TEXT to LONGTEXT. However, it is a trade-off since it would break future upgrades since the field type wouldn’t be compatible with the original DB scheme anymore.


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See this related thread: Change table publication_settings > setting_value datatype from TEXT to MEDIUMTEXT - #4 by gaziyucel

Alec Smecher
Public Knowledge Project Team

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