Inform the user who made changes in the custom field

 Hello! My first time here and I am new to programming.

I have a code that need to get the user who made a change to a custom field, but I'm having trouble.

The code I'm trying to hit follows, I identified my difficulty with the bold. The objective of this groovy is sending a message to a specific group on Telegram application, but only want the user who made the change in the custom field.

Thanks for any help.


import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.CustomFieldManager
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.fields.CustomField
import com.atlassian.jira.user.UserPropertyManager
import org.apache.commons.httpclient.NameValuePair
import org.apache.http.client.entity.UrlEncodedFormEntity
import org.apache.http.client.methods.HttpPost
import org.apache.http.impl.client.CloseableHttpClient
import org.apache.http.impl.client.HttpClients
import org.apache.http.message.BasicNameValuePair

import com.atlassian.jira.event.issue.IssueEvent
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.Issue

UserPropertyManager userPropertyManager = ComponentAccessor.getUserPropertyManager()

CustomFieldManager customFildManager = ComponentAccessor.getCustomFieldManager()

CustomField horasOrcadas = customFildManager.getCustomFieldObjectByName("Horas Orçadas")

String oh = issue.getCustomFieldValue(horasOrcadas);

String assignerName = (issue.getAssigneeUser()!=null ? issue.getAssigneeUser().getDisplayName() : "Sem responsável")

CloseableHttpClient httpclient = HttpClients.createDefault();

HttpPost httpPost = new HttpPost("Info about the group, this part still ok");
httpPost.addHeader("Content-type", "application/x-www-form-urlencoded");
httpPost.addHeader("charset", "UTF-8");
List<NameValuePair> urlParameters = new ArrayList<NameValuePair>();
urlParameters.add(new BasicNameValuePair("chat_id", "the id of the group, ok"));
urlParameters.add(new BasicNameValuePair("text", "Alerta S.O.N.E.\nAlterado: " + issue.getKey() + ".\nUPDATEBY: " + issue.getCreator.getDisplayName() + ".\nResponsável: " + assignerName + ".\nHoras Orçadas: " + oh));
httpPost.setEntity(new UrlEncodedFormEntity(urlParameters, "UTF-8"));

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Timothy Chin Community Champion Oct 19, 2015

that need to get the user who made a change to a custom field, but I'm having trouble.

You'll want to use the ChangeHistoryManager. You can pass a JIRA Issue to the ChangeHistoryManager to get the history for the issue. You'll loop it and find the right customfield and trigger the HttpPost

Thanks Timothy I'll try that!

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