We're using Scrum boards, and before starting work on a sub-task, I have to "Assign to me" the story containing this sub-task, otherwise, nothing happens when I drag the task from "To Do" to "In Progress".
Is this correct? I think I'm missing something, because it doesn't make sense for story to be assigned to a developer; in Scrum the whole team is responsible for delivering a story.
You are using the default "jira" workflow which has a condition on Start Progress and Stop progress that the assignee is the current user. We typically have copied "jira" and removed the conditions for clients in your situation. Alternatively, Greenhopper 6 has the "simplified workflow" feature which also does not have the conditions. If you are running JIRA 5 you can upgrade to GH6 via the plugin manager right now.
I clicked on the "Simplify workflow" button on the project's board configuration page but after confirming my intent, I got an error dialog saying "Workflow migration did not complete successfully. Something went wrong when trying to associate the new workflow to the project in JIRA."
I can't see any errors on the Jira log, it only says "User 'dserodio' updated workflow 'GreenHopper Simplified Workflow for Project VULCANO' at 'Wed Sep 26 11:23:29 BRT 2012'"
How can I troubleshoot this problem? Should I ask a new question about this problem?
Thanks, I got it working now. There was no "Simplified Workflow", so I:
This community is celebrating its one-year anniversary and Atlassian co-founder Mike Cannon-Brookes has all the feels.Read more
Can a new-to-agile team survive and thrive in a non-agile culture? If so, what advice would you give to those trying to be agile in a non-agile culture? What's the key(s) to success? Share your thoug...
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!
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