Not able to edit multiple links of issue in an issue

Hi Team

I have added multiple link of issues to an issue by calling a post function on the click of create button in a workflow.

But since there is no edit option available in the workflow,I am unable to add multiple links to an issue.

Please advise further.

Thanks in advance

Thanks Ankur

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I'm not sure what the question is here - you've talked about a post-function to add links but I don't know what that has to do with the edit in the workflow (or even what "edit in the workflow" means - do you mean the transition screen where you can update fields during a transition?)

Yes I am talking about the update fields during transition

Ok, so what's the post-function relevance, and what are you actually trying to do?

Problem - I want to add multiple link - issues to an issue while I am editing an issue.

When I am creating an issue , I am able to add multiple links through a post function which is called in the workflow of creation.

The same thing I want to achieve is when I am doing edit to an issue.

Since edit is not part of any workflow , hence I am unable to do the same.

Please advise.

Ah, I see.

No. The Edit function does not have post-functions.

Your options are to move Edit into the workflow (so don't allow your users to edit directly, just move through the flow) or do your link additions as a listener instead of a post-function. A listener can pick up "issue updated" events thrown by the edit function and act on them.

Thanks a lot Nic

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