Copy from text field to date field

Hello,

I need to copy value from Select list field to Date field. Select list has values like "some_text (06-Dec-2014)". I need to do it in post function

My JIRA version is 4.4.4

Thanks,

Vital

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Update on Transition for JIRA has Update issues post function. You will need use the findReplace substitution variable to get the date text out of the string. That can also be used to make sure the date gets specified in the correct format expected by JIRA for setting the date field. 

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Hello Vital,

You can use the post-function named "Copy Value From Other Field" from the JIRA Suite Utilities plugin. smile

-- Arthur Gonçalves

Sorry, but I can't copy text value (I have unnecessary text "some_text (06-Dec-2014)" other than the date) to date field.

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You can't copy, the data structures are not the same, but that's not a big hurdle, you can parse it.

What are you planning to write this function in?

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