Add a Validator on a transition screen for originalEstimate?

Having some problems validating originalEstimate field in a workflow transition screen. 

Using a Validation based on JQL query, which, I believe is provided by the script runner plugin.

The query is simple: "originalEstimate is not EMPTY"

 

Anybody created validator on a transition screen to require the entry of an Original Estimate?

1 answer

1 accepted

This widget could not be displayed.

This won't work if you're trying to do what I think you are, because the issue won't be indexed with the new value until it's committed.

Instead change to a "simple scripted validator", and use the condition:

issue.getOriginalEstimate()

Which is short for 

issue.getOriginalEstimate() != null && issue.getOriginalEstimate() != 0

Jamie, Thank you so much :-) I hadn't thought about the indexing!

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Atlassian Summit 2018

Meet the community IRL

Atlassian Summit is an excellent opportunity for in-person support, training, and networking.

Learn more
Community showcase
Posted Aug 06, 2018 in Jira Service Desk

A is for Activate: Share your top Jira Service Desk onboarding tips for new users!

Hi, everyone! Molly here from the Jira Service Desk Product Marketing Team :).  In the spirit of this month's  august-challenge, we're sourcing stories of Jira Service Desk activation fro...

551 views 25 15
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

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!

Find my local user group

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

Groups near you