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Pentaho Report Designer
with Mondrian/Pentaho BI Server

WARNING: Work in progress, subject to frequent change as I keep learning.


Pentaho Report Designer seems a natural fit for creation of pixel-perfect reports based on the Pentaho BI Server. But the documentation has some pretty big holes. I may offer the project a few wiki pages once I figure out what to write. For now, I'm documenting here a few things that have worked for me. I don't claim this is the best way to do it, merely that it worked.
For cube creation, this is a good tutorial

Official Docs, Holes Notwithstanding

My Environment

Installation

Tips on MDX

Report Design Tips

Formula Tips

Parameters

After You Publish ...

If you need to look at the code ...