Is there a way to find out which filters will be broken if I rename a status (Jira Cloud)?

I need to rename a Status and expect it will affect a number of queries.  Is there a way to figure out which queries it will affect before making the change?

I'm using Jira Cloud, so I don't have access to the raw SQL.

Thanks,

-Derian Reuss

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Hi Derian,

You can make a REST API call to retrieve all the existing filters. This will provide the owner and the JQL. Then search for the old status name. 

https://docs.atlassian.com/jira/REST/cloud/#api/2/filter-getFilters

Thanks

Bhushan

I'm trying to use the REST API using python, but have run into the same problem as this: https://community.atlassian.com/t5/Questions/REST-API-Tutorial-Python-sample-fails-unexpected-keyword/qaq-p/586994

The proposed work-around of using jira-python doesn't seem like it'll work in this case, because jira-python doesn't have a getFilters api.

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