Change absolute path of groovy script used in a post function in the database


We are upgrading our version of JIRA from 5 to 6. I have a bunch of groovy scripts used in a bunch of post functions and they have an absolute path of /app/jira/installation/jelly/SCRIPTNAME.groovy. My app admin told me that this location will change during the upgrade. Is there somewhere in the database I can go and update this information using a sql statement instead of going into every workflow and every post function and manually changing the path location? FYI... I would have used relative paths but I didn't know our paths would ever change.



1 answer

1 accepted

This widget could not be displayed.

I have code floating around that will create new drafts of every workflow and make some change, and then publish them, but I don't really recommend that approach unless you're pretty confident.

You could also update the descriptor column of the jiraworkflows table... and then restart. That might be ok if you have two or three workflows.

However I'd just tell your admin to create a symlink to the old location.

Thank you Jamie. I appriecate your help as always ;)!!!

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 Wednesday in New to Jira

Are you planning to trial, or are currently trialling Jira Software? - We want to talk to you!

Hello! I'm Rayen, a product manager at Atlassian. My team and I are working hard to improve the trial experience for Jira Software Cloud. We are interested in   talking to 20 people planning t...

229 views 3 0
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