We want to create a “Quick Filters” that show’s subtasks assigned to a current user in Project.
We are trying to create quick filter shown below in board configuration but it doesn't work
issuetype = Sub-task AND assignee = currentUser()
issuetype in subTaskIssueTypes() AND assignee = currentUser()
Please let me know how to apply this filter on the scrum board or any other changes need to be done in board configuration?
I think I found a way to filter in backlog view according to sub-task assignee, I've used: or issueFunction in parentsOf("assignee = IRINA") and saw dev stories in backlog view where IRINA is an assignee of a sub-task and not necessarily assignee of the dev story.
Not sure if that is exactly what was required in your question.
If I apply quick filter filter with combination of epic name and subtask, then its not working.
If I remove epic name then sub task shows.. Any suggestions
Basically, I want to create a quick filter which should display both task and sub task for a Epic.
Can you please tell me what I might be doing wrong
It's not a bug - the software is behaving as designed, built and expected.
It's definitely a flaw though. We definitely should be able to search for "everything under an Epic, no matter if it's a story or just part of one"
You can usually spot a Jira Server install I've had my paws on, it will have a handful of scripted (read only) fields like "Epic-link (all types)", "Number of attachments", "parent issue (all)" and so-on. Fields that make reporting easier and more intuitive for us humans.
Your second JQL line is correct, so you should be able to simply go to board configuration -> quick filters and add it into a new line.
If you've done that and it "does not work", then you will need to explain what you mean by "does not work" - what do you expect it to do, and what does it actually do? (As your JQL is correct, I suspect the problem will be a misunderstanding of what quick filters are for rather than a filter that does not return the right results)
Thanks for the reply Nic!
I tried the second JQL & it works fine only in the active sprint. In the backlog view I am unable to see the subtask within the story which are assigned to current user.
Please elaborate why those subtask are invisible in backlog view on the scrum board?
What i realy dont like and dont get is why you believe you can determine what should be relevant or usefull for a user, that just claims a lack of usefulness in the software.
what would be the pain for atlassian to just allow that by a user that wants to see it?
why you are resticting that even if someone is making the effort to write a jql for it?
I also want to create a quick-fliter, where i can see in the Backlog:
- Storys i am the primar or secondary assignee
- Subtasks i am assigned to
And here is the reason why:
- if you believe it or not, people miss-use JIRA an create in the backlog several sprints upfront to plan there project in advance. And yes, this miss-use is highly connected with normal people thinking and some not so uncommon scaled agile frameworks
- so yes, i want to have a look on all the work that i assigned or that someone assigned to me, with no regard if it is signed on the story or subtask level
Question: Would you still tell me, that it is not usefull?
What can i do, that Atlassian will take away the restriction, that subtasks are not shown in the backlog? Do i need to buy the company or become the CEO? Or can you just get into a more customer workflow oriented mindset?
Sorry to beeing not so nice, but you just act like a lot of the community admins. I think you are told to teach people how to use Jira properly, but you seem to sell a bad functionality as a good one. Thats just useless for the user.
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