Even though this is an often requested feature since early 2011, and labelled as a small improvement only, such nested/recursive expansion of variables is still not available in Bamboo as of today, so you might want to watch/vote/comment on the resp. issue accordingly:
Depending on your specific scenario, you might be able to address your use case with the (commercial) Nested Variables for Bamboo add-on, which allows to Re-use variables and Unlimited nesting of variables:
There is no limit to the nesting of variables. The add-on will continue to replace nested variables until it can no longer find a correct value. [...]
However, as already mentioned in the issue, this add-on is only available for Bamboo Server due to 3rd party add-ons not being supported in Bamboo Cloud yet either.
Over the next several weeks we'll be sharing some of our Getting Started guides here in the community. Throughout this series of posts, we'd love to hear from customers and non-customers ab...
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