A way to clone every month?


Can you guys help me think of a way to help my "client": he has a request that comes back every month. He wanted to keep the issue open, but I advised him to clone it every time. Because reports are out of focus when an issue keeps being open.

What are other options? Is there a genius add-on for this (mass clone or appear in the future or ...?!) or another great tip on how to tackle this problem?

Thank you

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You can write your own plugin to get it:

  • implement com.atlassian.scheduler.JobRunner interface
  • register it using com.atlassian.scheduler.SchedulerService with cron schedule you want
  • in jobRunner implementor find all issues you want to clone using com.atlassian.jira.bc.issue.search.SearchService
  • clone found issues using IssueManager

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