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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

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