Number of the day within a sprint

Hello,

In my Burndown chart, I Try to calculate the ideal Tasks remaining. To be able to do so I have to calculate the number of the day in the chart. Thx to the new function (DateDiffWorkdays), I avoid the weekend days issue, but I encounter an issue when I try to calculate the difference between the sprint start date and the day start day.

Here is the code I use

DateDiffWorkdays([Sprint].CurrentMember.get('Start date'), 
[Time].CurrentMember.StartDate)

As the sprint start manually, its start time can change between sprints.
With this calcul, here is an exmple of results :

First day: -0.36 instead 0
Second day : 0.64 instead 1
Third day : 1.64 instead 2
...

Is someone know how to get around this problem ?

Thx in advance.

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Sprint start and end dates are recorded as date with time and [Sprint].CurrentMember.get('Start date') is returning date with time information and therefore DateDiffWorkdays returns non-integer date values.

You can use MDX expression

DateValue(DateParse([Sprint].CurrentMember.get('Start date')))

to get Sprint start date without time (beginning of the day at 00:00:00). See also updated example page which mentions this https://docs.eazybi.com/display/EAZYBIJIRA/Issue+resolution+days+reporting

Thx Raimonds,

For information, here my code to calculate ideal tasks remaining :

Nb Days in Sprint :

DateDiffWorkdays([Measures].[Sprint start date],
[Measures].[Sprint end date])
N° Day Sprint :

DateDiffWorkdays( 
DateValue(DateParse([Sprint].CurrentMember.get('Start date'))),
[Time].CurrentMember.StartDate)
Sprint ideal Task remaining:
(Sum(
    { [Time].CurrentHierarchyMember.Parent.Level.Members.Item(0):
      [Time].CurrentHierarchyMember.Parent.PrevMember },
    [Measures].[Story Points created]
  ) +
  Sum(
    PeriodsToDate([Time].CurrentHierarchyMember.Parent.Level),
    [Measures].[Story Points created]
  ))
  -
((Sum(
    { [Time].CurrentHierarchyMember.Parent.Level.Members.Item(0):
      [Time].CurrentHierarchyMember.Parent.PrevMember },
    [Measures].[Story Points created]
  ) +
  Sum(
    PeriodsToDate([Time].CurrentHierarchyMember.Parent.Level),
    [Measures].[Story Points created]
  )) / [Measures].[Nb Days Sprint]) * [Measures].[N° Day Sprint ]

I don't know if it is the optimal code but it works :

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