How to resolve "could not look up the type for this custom field"

I'm using JIRA ScriptRunner plugin and I'm trying to run a condition check for one of the custom field "Region" that has multiple types configured. Like Single Select, Multi Select, Checkbox.

I have tried the following and none of them work yet.

BTW the current type that I'm looking for is "Single Select" type.

cfValues['Region']?.value == 'GLBL'

cfValues['customfield_10000']?.value == 'GLBL'

cfValues['Region']*.value.contains("GLBL")

I get a warning that "Could not look up the type for this custom field, so we can't check this code. Possibly the field doesn't exist, or multiple exist for this name " 

Thanks

1 answer

1 accepted

Accepted Answer
1 vote

It's just a type-checking warning, you can ignore it. There is not enough information for it to work out if the code is correct.

Your first example is correct for single select, the last one for multiselects.

Or are you saying you want to apply this condition on workflows where Region could be any of those cf types?

 

 

 

Thanks Jamie, the message under warning looked as if it couldn't find the custom field and hence was worried to get that fixed.

BTW I'm not looking for
>> Or are you saying you want to apply this condition on workflows where Region could be any of those cf types?

So I'm good for now.

Thanks.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published Monday in Jira Ops

Jira Ops Early Access Program Update #1: Announcing our next feature and a new integration

Thanks for signing up for Jira Ops! I’m Matt Ryall, leader for the Jira Ops product team at Atlassian. Since this is a brand new product, we’ll be delivering improvements quickly and sharing updates...

496 views 0 9
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you