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JQL to exclude values from customfield select-list

Hi

we have a custom-field containing several domains: CompanyDomains

lets assume they are named like;

"domainA - websiteX"; domainB - websiteY"; "domainC - websiteZ"

 

I want to exclude all websites related to "domainC" in the results.

CompanyDomains !~ "DomainC*" => but does not work

So wanted to say like exclude all domains starting with DomainC

 

"DOES NOT CONTAIN: !~" is not working because its only used for text searches (IF I understand the documentation correct) - see https://support.atlassian.com/jira-service-management-cloud/docs/advanced-search-reference-jql-operators/#Advancedsearchingoperatorsreference-DOES

 

any suggestions ? 

 

2 answers

maybe another approach:

 

There are more conditions we are checking so we have several IF / ELSE blocks:

However if I put the condition on top the approval will be skipped even when a website from DomainC and any website from DomainA or DomainB is selected.

CompanyDomains IN (DomainC - WebsiteA, DomainC - Website B ....)

So I am struggling for the correct JQL for ONLY those websites :/ 

 

websites of DomainC = no approval

websites of DomainA & B requires approval

 

only websites from DomainC are selected => no approval

websites selected from DomainC & DomainA/B => approval

only Websites from DomainA/B => approval

 

not sure if you can follow - meanwhile spent to much time on this topic and maybe can´t explain myself anymore correctly ^^

Hi  @felix.weber 

 

For select list field you should use "not in" operator and list all values that you want exclude.

Please check this doc - https://jirasupport.files.wordpress.com/2019/07/atlassian-jql-cheat-sheet-2.pdf

 

Regards,

Seba

hi thanks - totally forgot about this cheat sheet - thanks

problem here: I would need to select plenty of domains manually - which is very sad - are you aware of any solution using wildcards ? 

so I guess my problem is more related to the wildcards for the select-list field

 

most documentation I found relates to text-fields 

Based on this wildcards don't works for any other field than text field. I found issue which is not resolved about this - https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/JRASERVER-43398

thanks for this as well :/ 

Like Sebastian Krzewiński likes this

Thanks for the update. I'll be sure to keep an eye on this thread.

 

 

 

 

 

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