Hi JIRA community,
I am trying to set some TASKS as SUBTASKS for created stories. In my JIRA-Test env, SUBTASKS seem to indent (makes it easier to read), and more importantly are visible on the backlog. However in my JIRA-Prod env, SUBTASKS are embedded within stories, and are not viewable from the backlog. Do you know how we can change this?
Hello! Read Using Plan Mode
An issue will only be visible in Plan mode if:
To add to this, there is a good reason - sub-tasks are of little or no use in planning. You can't rank them outside their parent issue (because it's logically nonsense), so there's no point in putting them in there. You can't actually do anything with them even if they were in planning.
It is more convenient to rearrange the order of subtasks in the backlog as well.
Why does this work nowadays in Jira Server 7.12 kanban backlogs, but not in scrum backlogs? What's the reasoning behind this?
Just for people stumbling over this question in the future:
According to Atlassian official Jira Software certification prep course, the reasoning is that Scrum Product Owners should not care about sub-tasks.
I have multiple projects that use variations of the same base workflow. The variations depend on the requirements of the project or issue type. The variations mostly come in the form of new statuses ...
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