At the moment the Editable Text component contains a bug which makes it difficult to use for my use case. I am trying to create a "read and edit" view for a single database record. When the user views the page, the information on the page appears static, but the user can edit fields via the editable text field and then click a "save changes" button to save only the fields that they changed back to the database.
However, if a user doesn't change the field, the validation raises an error: "field is required", despite the fact that the field is populated.
It appears that the reason this is happening is because the validation is done on the
inputValue property. However, when the page first loads and the fields are populated with their default value, the
value property is set but the
inputValue remains empty. It is only updated it the user changes the field. In my opinion this is a bug. The
inputValue should be populated with the default value along with the