Get sprint start time from a story using calculated customfield.

Hi,

I know how to get the sprint start time of a story using scripted field with the below code

 

import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.Issue
def customFieldManager = ComponentAccessor.getCustomFieldManager()
def sprintCf = customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObject(10004)
Issue issue = issue
issue.getCustomFieldValue(sprintCf)?.startDate?.first()?.toDate()

But now I need to get the same result using 'JIRA Misc Custom Fields' plugin. Any ideas?

1 answer

Unfortunately, JMCF doesn't support Groovy, you need to use some more traditional Java syntax.

You can try the following script:

if (issue.get("customfield_10004")==null || issue.get("customfield_10004").getStartDate() == null)
  return null;
return issue.get("customfield_10004").getStartDate().getFirst().toDate();

although I'm not quite sure about the "first()" method - is it a method or a property?

Thanks for the response David. The first() returns the first value in the array. Each story can be in multiple sprints and I need the start time a story gets added to the sprint and the sprint is started. 

I've done a workaround now by using both scripted fields and JMCF. The JMCF simply returns the value in the scripted field. Not ideal but it's the only workaround I found now.

 

<!-- @@Formula:
sprintCf = issue.get("customfield_13000");
if (sprintCf==null)
 return null;
return sprintCf;
-->

 

Cheers,

Gaj

Then you could try my code but replace "getFirst()" with "get(0)" or "[0]". 

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