My Oracle Support Banner

Column with CASE Statement May Return Unexpected Result (Doc ID 2735828.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 28, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Analytics Server - Version 5.5.0 and later
Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.7.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

Column with CASE statement may return unexpected result when dimension column is not included under the criteria tab.

Aggregation rule is set to SUM.

This is an example to reproduce the issue:

1. Create a new request with the following columns: Brand, Product Type, and Revenue 

 

 

2. And modify "Product Type" column with the following CASE statement:

 

Solution

To view full details, sign in with your My Oracle Support account.

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started!


In this Document
Goal
Solution
References


My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a million knowledge articles and a vibrant support community of peers and Oracle experts.