How to get TextAreaCFType value?

Hi,

I have a custom field Free Text Field (unlimited text)

I need to retrive the newly entered values for this custom field from a page

I tried like below

final String newvalue = (String)cusfieldtype.getValueFromCustomFieldParams((CustomFieldParams)formValues);

But i'm getting the below error

java.lang.ClassCastException: java.lang.String cannot be cast to com.atlassian.jira.issue.customfields.view.CustomFieldParams

I can able to retrive for Label Custom field type values from the below code

final Set<Label> newvalues = (Set<Label>)type.getValueFromCustomFieldParams((CustomFieldParams)formValue);

Can anyone suggested me how to retrive the newly entered valued from Textfield area?

Thanks.

3 answers

This widget could not be displayed.

normally the following way we use to get field value from issue

CustomFieldManager cfm = ComponentAccessor.getCustomFieldManager();
CustomField customField=cfm.getCustomFieldObjectByName("Customfield name");
String value=(String)issue.getCustomFieldValue(customField);

This widget could not be displayed.

Yes, This is to retrive the already existing values from that field. But What i need is

i have this custom field on my .vm page. So i need to get the newly entered values from that page before sending to next page.

This widget could not be displayed.

Yes, This is to retrive the already existing values from that field. But What i need is

i have this custom field on my .vm page. So i need to get the newly entered values from that page before sending to next page.

To retrive that i tried in above mentioned way. But getting error

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Posted Tuesday in Jira

What modern development practices are at the heart of how your team delivers software?

Hey Community mates! Claire here from the Software Product Marketing team. We all know software development changes rapidly, and it's often tough to keep up. But from our research, we've found the h...

122 views 1 3
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