Supported list types

Number list

This function returns the number of elements in a number list.

Syntax
count(numberList) #Output: Number
Examples
Parser expressionDescription
append([1, 1, 2, 2])

This example returns

4

count(subtasks()) - count(fieldValue({00012}, subtasks())) 

This example returns the number of sub-tasks with an empty "Due Date".

To achieve this, the following functions are used:

Additional information

Parameters used in this function

ParameterInput (data type)Description
numberList

NUMBER LIST

Any given number list.
Output

This function returns a NUMBER


This variant counts how often a given number appears in a number list.

Syntax
count(number, numberList) #Output: Number
Examples
Parser expressionDescription
count(1, [1, 1, 2, 2, 1, 0]

This example returns 

3

Additional information

Parameters used in this function

ParameterInput (data type)Description
number

NUMBER

Any given number.
numberList

NUMBER LIST

Any given number list.
Output

This function returns a NUMBER


Text list

This function returns the number of elements in a text list.

Syntax
count(textList) #Output: Number
Examples
Parser expressionDescription
count(["blue", "red", "blue", "black"])

This example returns

4

count(distinct(fieldValue(%{00094}, subtasks())))

This example returns the number of components selected among all sub-tasks.

To achieve this, the following functions are used:

Additional information

Parameters used in this function

ParameterInput (data type)Description
textList

TEXT LIST

Any given text list.
Output

This function returns a NUMBER


This variant counts how often a given text appears in a text list.

Syntax
count(text, textList) #Output: Number
Examples
Parser expressionDescription
count("blue", ["blue", "blue", "red", "red", "blue", "green"])

This example returns 

3

Additional information

Parameters used in this function

ParameterInput (data type)Description
text

TEXT

Any given text.
textList

TEXT LIST

Any given text list.
Output

This function returns a NUMBER


Issue list

This functions returns the number of elements in a given issue list.

Syntax
count(issueList) #Output: Number
Examples
Parser expressionDescription
count(subtasks())

This example returns the number of all subtasks.

To achieve this, the following function is used:

count(filterByIssueType(subtasks(), "Technical task"))

This example returns the number of all subtasks that are Technical tasks.

To achieve this, the following functions are used:

count(linkedIssues("is blocked by"))

This example returns the number of all linked blocking issues.

To achieve this, the following functions are used:

count(filterByResolution(linkedIssues("is blocked by"), ""))

This example returns the number of unresolved blocking issues.

To achieve this, the following functions are used:

Additional information

Parameters used in this function

ParameterInput (data type)Description
issueList

ISSUE LIST

Any given issue list. Usually this value is retrieved from a function (e.g. linkedIssues() or subtasks()).
Output

This function returns a NUMBER


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