Is it possible with JQL to find issues where no linked issues have been recently updated?

I'm trying to find a way through JQL (and possibly with the help of ScriptRunner and/or JQL Tricks) where, for example, the filter would return all issues in a project where no "is blocked by" issue that has been linked has been updated over a certain time frame (i.e. 1 week).

Say issue EXAMPLE-123 has 3 "is blocked by" links. If those 3 issues all haven't been updated in a week, the filter would return EXAMPLE-123 in the query. The filter I am looking for would return all issues that meet this criteria.

My starting point so far is the following query that I have tried through JQL Tricks, but it's doesn't seem to be working:

issue in linkedIssuesInQuery("updated <= -1w","is blocked by")

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You have to use the opposite link direction. The issues that are not updated has "blocks" link with EXAMPLE-123.

Can you try the following?

issue in linkedIssuesInQuery("updated &lt;= -1w","blocks")
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The ScriptRunner equivalent is:

issueFunction in linkedIssuesOf("updated &gt; -1w", blocks)

but in both cases I don't think it's what you want. Both will find the blocking issues where the blocked issue has not been updated in a week.

The hard part of your question is the all, ie where all the blocking issues have not been updated in a week. You could just look for the blocking issues that haven't been updated in over a week, which would be:

issueFunction in linkedIssuesOf("", blocks) and updated &gt; -1w

To do it like you want you could write your own jql function, or add a script field which contained the date of the last update of any blocking issues, and query on that.

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