Is it possible not to close a story depending upon priority of a subtask.

sam b I'm New Here Jan 22, 2018


If a story has a sub-task with high priority and still in "In progress" state , i want a workflow that story cannot be closed until the sub-task is done. ( Note: If sub-task has low priority the parent can be closed irrespective of sub-task status).

Can someone help me out with this. Thanks

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Alexey Matveev Community Champion Jan 22, 2018


You would need an add-on for it like Power Scripts or Adaptivist ScriptRunner.

You could write your own validator for the Close transition in the Story issue type. The validator would check all your requirements and if your requirements are not fulfilled, your validator would cancel the transition.

If you use Power Scripts, you can find examples here:

sam b I'm New Here Jan 23, 2018

Okay. Thanks for the reply. will try script runner

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