Filter on stories related to new GH epics


how are the "issues in epic" tied to that epic? It's not a regular issue link, is it?

I'm wondering how I could achieve sth. like the following (maybe using JQL tricks or craftforge JQL functions plugins, new script runner JQL function?):

I want to display all stories, that are tied to epics following a certain pattern, a subquery if you like:

type = story AND linkedIssue(type=EpicLink) IN (type=Epic AND summary ~ "XY" OR fixVersion = "XY")

Is that possible at all?

Cheers Christian

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Hi Christian,

maybe this is what you want:

type = Story AND issueFunction in linkedIssuesOf("type=Epic", "is Epic of") AND (summary ~ "ad" OR fixVersion = 3)

This query lists all Stories that have an Epic linked to it through the "is Epic of" (from the viewpoint of the epic) relation, and have a specific summary or fix version.

The function is a scripted JQL function from the Script Runner plugin.




meanwhile I got around the problem with the serach linked issues plugin which works in the same way:

issue in LinkedIssueFromFilter("...,'Epic-Story-Link',...")

I couldn't use the Script Runner plugin since my JIRA version is too old and scripted JQL functions is a relatively new feature.

Thanks anyway,

I guess others might be intereted in this too:-)

Cheers Christian

Hey Christian,

you can use this JQL to find the issues withing the Epic called test : "Epic Link" = test

Cheers Peter

Sorry but that doesn't help me. In need a subquery.

Mmmh, no. I think this doesn't help you. Sorry.

I am interested in the same issue. Filtering issues based on their EPIC LINK where the EPICS are also based on a query.

Any news on this?

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