Unable to use "COUNT DISTINCT" with the "FILTER" function (Doc ID 2138129.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 02, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.7.151020 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On :  11.1.1.7.151020 version, Analytics

When using function "COUNT DISTINCT" combined with the function "FILTER", incorrect results are seen.

Example:

FILTER(COUNT(DISTINCT "ABC") USING ("XYZ" = 2015))


Expect correct results with function "COUNT DISTINCT" combined with the function "FILTER".

STEPS
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The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Login to OBIEE
2. Create a new report with function "COUNT DISTINCT" combined with the function "FILTER"



Cause

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