I need to create an issue with a custom field in JIRA Edited

I need to create an issue with a custom field in JIRA and this custom field is mandatory.


below option is not working:



java.lang.UnsupportedOperationException: option is not a supported field type
at net.rcarz.jiraclient.Field.toJson(Field.java:616)
at net.rcarz.jiraclient.Issue$FluentCreate.executeCreate(Issue.java:104)
at net.rcarz.jiraclient.Issue$FluentCreate.execute(Issue.java:59)
at com.altisource.iam.services.jira.JiraService.createOrUpdateIssue(JiraService.java:202)
at com.altisource.iam.services.jira.JiraService.onTestStart(JiraService.java:104)
at org.testng.internal.Invoker.runTestListeners(Invoker.java:1695)
at org.testng.internal.Invoker.runTestListeners(Invoker.java:1670)
at org.testng.internal.Invoker.invokeMethod(Invoker.java:615)
at org.testng.internal.Invoker.invokeTestMethod(Invoker.java:816)
at org.testng.internal.Invoker.invokeTestMethods(Invoker.java:1124)
at org.testng.internal.TestMethodWorker.invokeTestMethods(TestMethodWorker.java:125)
at org.testng.internal.TestMethodWorker.run(TestMethodWorker.java:108)
at org.testng.TestRunner.privateRun(TestRunner.java:774)
at org.testng.TestRunner.run(TestRunner.java:624)
at org.testng.SuiteRunner.runTest(SuiteRunner.java:359)
at org.testng.SuiteRunner.runSequentially(SuiteRunner.java:354)
at org.testng.SuiteRunner.privateRun(SuiteRunner.java:312)
at org.testng.SuiteRunner.run(SuiteRunner.java:261)
at org.testng.SuiteRunnerWorker.runSuite(SuiteRunnerWorker.java:52)
at org.testng.SuiteRunnerWorker.run(SuiteRunnerWorker.java:86)
at org.testng.TestNG.runSuitesSequentially(TestNG.java:1215)
at org.testng.TestNG.runSuitesLocally(TestNG.java:1140)
at org.testng.TestNG.run(TestNG.java:1048)
at org.testng.IDEARemoteTestNG.run(IDEARemoteTestNG.java:72)
at org.testng.RemoteTestNGStarter.main(RemoteTestNGStarter.java:123)
Some error occurred when writing step to jira!


2 answers

Thanks!. I've posted it there too.

0 vote

It looks like you are trying to add an option from a single-select type field to a multi-select field.  Could you confirm that the field types are what you think they are?

The custom field looks like this:


We need to select one value out of this.

And the field you are trying to add it to?

Sorry but I did not get that. I'm reiterating the problem statement:

I need to create an issue in JIRA using JAVA API which has the above mentioned custom field (Test Type) as a mandatory parameter. I wrote the code snippet which looks like:



and I got an error.

Could you re-read the answer I originally gave please? 

There's a reason I asked for more information there, and repeating the question does not provide the information.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Join to answer
Community showcase
Sarah Schuster
Posted Jan 29, 2018 in Jira

What are common themes you've seen across successful & failed Jira Software implementations?

Hey everyone! My name is Sarah Schuster, and I'm a Customer Success Manager in Atlassian specializing in Jira Software Cloud. Over the next few weeks I will be posting discussion topics (8 total) to ...

3,233 views 14 19
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
Atlassian Team Tour

Join us on the Team Tour

We're bringing product updates and pro tips on teamwork to ten cities around the world.

Save your spot