How can I create an epic workflow according to the issues linked to it?

I would like to have the epic with "In Progress" status if at lease one issue that is linked to it is with status "In Progress" or "closed" (or other)

and I would like the epic to close when all the issues linked to it are closed.

Any idea how?

What is the relationship between an issue and an epic? parent??



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You should look into the JIRA Script Runner plugin for that.

Thanks Olivier.

Can you elaborate about the function/s I should use?

Hi Michal (Michal) and Olivier,

I had exactly this issue at Twitter. I've detailed how we addressed this in Understanding Cycle Time of JIRA Epics.

May be of use in your scenario.

Nicholas Muldoon

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