How to set a user picker cf?

Hi,

i want to set the user picker field "customer" in a subtask. The subtask was created in a transition of the parentissue. The value of the user picker "customer" is set in the maintask during the same transition and I want to copy this value to the cf in  the subtask. I've tried the following code:

def trans = transientVars["issue"]
def valueCustomer = trans.getCustomFieldValue(ComponentAccessor.getCustomFieldManager().getCustomFieldObjectByName("customer"))
def cf = customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObjects(issue).find {it.name == 'Customer'}
issue.setCustomFieldValue(cf, valueCustomer)

 

Best regards,

Louisa

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First of all you're getting "customer", then later "Customer". It should be throwing an NPE with your code, check the logs.

Thanks for your fast response! I'm sorry that was a stupid mistake! however, it still does not work :/

Did you check the logs?

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