Groovy expression in post function

Good morning,
i'm trying to implement a post function in a Jira transiction. When the user create a new issue" Change Request" based of the project Key a custom field take a specific value.
I made some tentatives but this groovy expression doesn't work: "issue.getProjectObject().getKey() == 'ES'"
Can you Help me?
Thank you in advance.

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Vasiliy Zverev Community Champion Dec 02, 2016

Here is a template to update custom field with name fieldname if project key is ES. 

This postfunction should be after create issue posfunction and must have save post-function to a database (add one, if it is not present) to store this changes to a database. 

import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor

if(issue.getProjectObject().getKey().equals("ES")) {
    issue.setCustomFieldValue(ComponentAccessor.getCustomFieldManager().getCustomFieldObjectByName("fieldName"), new Object())
}

Hi Vasily,

i tried in this way (i don't need to a If condition),See the screenshot, but it doesn't work.Do you have any ideas?

Thankyou Marco 

Vasiliy Zverev Community Champion Dec 02, 2016

What plugin is it for? 

usually it isrequred boolean expression, lets try this one:

return issue.getProjectObject().getKey().equals("ES")

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