Adding Java script to JIRA custom fields


How do i add Java script to custom fields, i need to validate the custom field entry using java script.

Please send me example and procedure to do this.

Thanks In advance


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Add it in the description of the field under the field configurations.

I tried to associate javascript ( in the Description of the custom fields but it gets stripped off in the create/edit popup (I checked with firebug). My JIRA version is 5.2.9. Any hints?

Thanks in advance.


what I meant is that java script gets stripped off in the create/edit popup: if I look at the popup page with firebug, the java script is just not there. On the other hand, If I look at the custom field description, I see it ...


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