Required or Mandatory fields


How do I get the list of all required or mandatory fields in JIRA using either a CLI or REST ?


Thanks !

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Hi shravan,

                   I have a SQL Query which will list the custom field id's of the mandatory custom fields in JIRA


select FIELDIDENTIFIER from fieldlayoutitem where ISREQUIRED = 'true' AND FIELDIDENTIFIER like 'customfield%';
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Chris Fuller Atlassian Team Jan 05, 2016

In the second section, "Discovering issue field data", you'll notice that the fields specify whether or not they are "required".

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