Create custom JQL functions for JIRAs Cloud installation?

Hello every body,

I'm usin JIRA cloud instance. When I make a JQL query I need to display only parent issue.

for example:   project = TEST AND subtasks has summary = "sub-task  summary"

I know that there is a plugin for JIRA server which allow adding custom JQL functions but for JIRA cloud instance I don't know how I can process.

Would you have any idea ?   

Thanks in advance

Best regards

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There is no JQL function extension point for JIRA Cloud so there are no add-ons that can add new JQL functions - you are stuck with what you have out of the box.

The only solution currently is to pull the issue data from JIRA via REST and then do a search on the client (which is a horrible thing to do really with regards to performance).

Thaks guys, I try ScriptRunner for cloud but It doesn't work it display all the time 

Field 'issueFunction' does not exist or you do not have permission to view it.
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This question looks exceptionally similar to a previous question that you have asked:

Thanks @Robert Massaioli.

 Yes because I don't know how I can use entityproperties to get only parent issues?

Would you have any propositions ?

I need to do something like 

issueFunction in parentsOf("project = TEST")   // plugin ScriptRunner

using entityProperties

Thanks in advance

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