PostCondition to Set Issue Fix Version from Epic Link

Hi there - is there any way to automatically set a Story's Fix Version field from the Epic Link it was created with? It seems a pain in the behind to manually set the Fix Version on the create screen when it could (in theory) be discerned as matching the epic (at least by default).

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Maarten Cautreels Community Champion Mar 24, 2014

Hi Ben,

I'm afraid in OnDemand (at least as far as I know) this isn't possible. You could however add a Post Condition to one of your transitions to copy a field value from the parent but an Epic is not really a parent. Therefor that won't work.

You could Bulk Update the fixVersions of the issues linked to a certain Epic from time to time. It's still a manually action but it limits it to one action per Epic instead of changing the fixVersion of every single issue by hand.

Hope this helps.

Best,

Maarten

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