Trigger a Plan when downloaded Artifacts from another plan are updated

Ben May 10, 2022

I have a build plan for a library that publishes the binary as a shared artifact. I have build plans for several applications that consume the library via an Artifact Download task. When the library changes, I want the application build plans to trigger so they re-build against the newer version of the library.

I know I can go the Library plan and add each of the applications as a "Child" plan. That will trigger them. But this seems backwards to me.  I shouldn't need to go to a library and add links to each application that consumes it. It would require admin privileges' on that library, even though I'm only a user of it. Ideally the Artifact Download task should already imply a dependency and should act as a trigger.

Do I have the wrong idea here? Why are "child plans" the standard approach when it seems me a "depends on" relationship in the other direction would be more natural?

 

1 answer

1 accepted

1 vote
Answer accepted
Eduardo Alvarenga
Atlassian Team
Atlassian Team members are employees working across the company in a wide variety of roles.
May 10, 2022

Hello @Ben Welcome to Atlassian Community!

We have a feature request that suggests adding such a feature:

Make sure to vote on it and make yourself a watcher so you will get notified of any changes to it.

Kind regards,

Eduardo Alvarenga
Atlassian Support APAC

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
TAGS
AUG Leaders

Atlassian Community Events