How to change the complete String in a filter's query

Hello everybody,

I'd like to know how to change the Query String of an Query?

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In the UI, edit the query in the advanced edit.

If you mean in code, create a new query and save it over the top of the old one.

Could you please be more precisely? Which methods do I need to change the filter's query. I want to put a String into Query and set it in the filter's setter method like:

String query = "project = Example And ..."

// Put that String in Query q

SearchRequest filter = ...
filter.setQuery(q);

Ok, I got the answer. That's my code:

JqlQueryParser parser = ComponentAccessor.getComponent(JqlQueryParser.class);

String queryString = ...;
Query q = null;
try
{
    q = parser.parseQuery(queryString);
}
catch (JqlParseException e)
{
   e.printStackTrace();
}

SearchRequest filter = ...;
filter.setQuery(q);

https://confluence.atlassian.com/display/JIRA040/How+to+search+in+a+plugin

Looks old, but the code is still mostly valid, and the approach is the same for 5 and 6

Ah, crossed posting, sorry!

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