Comparison between two Custom field type Date fields

Hello there,

I want to display a result in the format of label or text box between two date comparison fields.
Ex: Planned Production Date and Actual Production Date are two fields.
Label X = Actual Production Date - Planned Production Date. Result should be shown in Days.

With that result we need to generate a report and send to our manager.

Hope my request is clear.

I have tried scipted fields but i didnt get what I am looking for. :(

Thanks in advance,
Jana

2 answers

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Jeremy Mooiman Community Champion Jul 21, 2017

Dear Jana,

Trying to understand your exact question here :-), we will figure it out.

You have two ''date'' custom fields, and you want to show the value of such field. Correct?

Or do you have labels in your custom fields that you want to search for?

Friendly Regards,

Jeremy

I got the answer to represent in number of days but if if I want to represent in color code, what could be best way?

With the following code i have got it but if instead of number if I want to get in color code like if the value is Negitive then Red if postive then Green? Is it possible to achive this?

import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor;
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.Issue;
import java.util.Date.*

def customFieldManager = ComponentAccessor.getCustomFieldManager();
def dateFieldObject= customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObject('customfield_19400');

def dateFieldObject2= customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObject('customfield_23302');

if(issue.getCustomFieldValue(dateFieldObject) && issue.getCustomFieldValue(dateFieldObject2)) {
def dateValue= issue.getCustomFieldValue(dateFieldObject) as Date
def dateValue2= issue.getCustomFieldValue(dateFieldObject2) as Date
return dateValue - dateValue2
}

I got the answer to represent in number of days but if if I want to represent in color code, what could be best way?

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