Ternary operator - jmespath-community/jmespath.spec GitHub Wiki
Most languages have support for simple conditions:
if x then y else z
Popular languages also support combining a condition to return a particular value for assignment, using the ternary operator:
x ? y : z
- Does JMESPath support the ternary operator?
- How to assign based on a condition?
JMESPath supports logical operators with
JMESPath has a peculiar concept of falsy values. A falsy value corresponds to any of the following conditions:
- Empty list:
- Empty object:
- Empty string:
- Boolean False:
- Null value:
A truthy value corresponds to any value that is not false.
With that in mind, you can emulate the ternary operator like so:
(x && y) || z