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2674910 - Like function got changed and error occurs when edit some existing calculation dimension using Like() function in SAP Analytics Cloud

Symptom

  • Like function got changed and error occurs when edit some existing calculation dimension using Like() function in SAP Analytics Cloud

Environment

  • SAP Analytics Cloud 2018.12.6 (SAC)

Reproducing the Issue

  1. Logon to SAC.
  2. Open the problematic story.
  3. Create a calculation dimension using Like() function. The formula looks like this: If (Like ([object], "*.Y.*"), "Yes", "NO").
  4. Add this dimension to the table, we could see the function works.
  5. Now try to edit the dimension.
    Note that the formula got changed: If ([object] Like , "*.Y.*", "Yes", "NO").
    Error also shows saying that the formular is incorrent and needs to be corrected.
  6. Modify the formula back to correct one, re-edit the calculation again, same issue occurs.
    This issue occurs when using some specific object, no issue if uisng other object.

Cause

The cause is under investigation by developer group.

Resolution

The issue is under investigation by developer group.

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Keywords

SAP Cloud for Planning, sc4p, c4p, cforp,  Cloud for Analytics, Cloud4Analytics, CloudforAnalytics,  BOC, SAPBusinessObjectsCloud, BusinessObjectsCloud, BOBJcloud, BOCloud., SAC, SAP AC, Cloud-Analytics, CloudAnalytics, failed ,SAPCloudAnalytics, unexpected, order, vairable, like(), like, change, different, wrong, wired , KBA , LOD-ANA , SAP Analytics Cloud , LOD-ANA-BI , SAP Analytics Cloud - Business Intelligence (BOC) , Problem

Product

SAP Analytics Cloud 1.0