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How to return string from math expression? Edited

I have a math expression in a Jira automation and want depending on a numeric smart value to return string as result:


{{#=}} IF({{var}}=1,"One","NotOne") {{/}}


Error: Error rendering smart-values when executing this rule: Unable to parse expression


I tried with different quotes. Escape symbols and searching for functions...

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Simeon Ross Atlassian Team Nov 02, 2020

Hey @konstantin_vasilev ,

I'm afraid that you can only use numbers with the math IF, like so:

{{#=}}IF(true, 1, 0){{/}}

It isn't possible to use Strings as the two options I'm afraid.



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