2013-04-05 12:47 PM
I am setting up a POC for customer controlled DR tests. We are looking to start with a maximum of 5 volumes per job, so I want to setup up a workflow with 5 rows.
I have created the required Break VSM Only(just a break, no release) and Resync commands. I want to use the execute this command to only run if the customer has entered another destination frame. Using only a single row, this works without issue.
To this end I have added 4 additional rows to the workflows. I have tried to use Advanced >> "If the following epxression is TRUE" using ( $dest_array2 != null ). However it does not appear that the MVEL function can see the user inputs of $dest_array2, $dest_array3, etc.
So my question is, is there a way for me to accomplish this in the manner I am attempting? I really want to avoid having multiple workflows for the same basic request. I would swear I saw this in a video, but cannot find anything on this now.
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2013-04-06 11:43 PM
There are two main ways to do it ,depends on you r workflow logic
1.Disabling the command based on expression
"If the following expression is TRUE" using ( $dest_array2 != '').
2.Disabling the command based on search results
2013-04-07 07:33 AM
Thank you very much.
I am confused on why != "" is working over != null. In trying to learn all parts of WFA better I have been reading up on MVEL at codehaus and they do not showing this as a valid method for null string comparison.