• Community
  • Products
  • Jira
  • Questions
  • For Parent Story, Story points should get auto populated from all child stories. It should be sum of story points of all Child stories

For Parent Story, Story points should get auto populated from all child stories. It should be sum of story points of all Child stories

For Parent Story, Story points should get auto populated from all child stories. It should be sum of story points of all Child stories

3 answers

1 accepted

This widget could not be displayed.

You'll need to script to do that.

Hi Nic,

How complex will that be. Is it Java scripting.

Sateesh

I'd do it with the script runner, but you could do something with your own (java) plugin or one of the other plugins that provides scripting. Shouldn't be hard - get list of subtasks of issue, iterate through them reading the story point field and add up the values.

Seems like this should be basic functionality, rather than make everyone that wants Agile to work intuitively write Java script.

I'd agree (except I wouldn't touch javascript with a barge pole, it's not the way to do it)

I do not understand Atlassian and their priorities. I have now seen a lot of requests for rolled up story points to a parent Story, even an Epic with Stories that have linked stories.. It seems like a totally natural thing that you would like a TOTAL count of all hierarchical Stories no matter how deep it goes.. How else would you know how far you are on an Epic..

This widget could not be displayed.

Parent Story is the ticket and child stories are the subtasks created.

This widget could not be displayed.

With the plugin "Epic Sum Up" you can summate the story-points (and further) of an epic and all the sub issues/sub tasks:
https://marketplace.atlassian.com/plugins/aptis.plugins.epicSumUp
Hope it helps you!

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...

115 views 2 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