Problem With Subtask and Setcustomfield

Hi there,

I'm a newbie with script runner and groovy. I have a problem and i hope you can help guys. Let's say;

We have a parent issue and under it we have one or more subtask. In the subtasks we have select list multi choice custom fields lets say 2 for now. Users do transitions on subtasks and fill those customfields in the normal flow. After these fields filled, i want to see them in the parent issue.

Subtask1 => HR: Test, Recruitment

Sales: Purchase, Direct Selling

Subtask2 => HR: Sack, Trainings

Sales: Mass Market, Direct Selling

Parent => HR: Test, Recruitment, Sack, Trainings

Sales: Purchase, Direct Selling, Mass Market, Direct Selling

In this example, HR and Sales my customfields and i want to see them in the parent issue as i described. The code has to get all subtask customfield values and move it to parent issue.

Can we do that? Is it possible?

Thanks in advance.

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Hey there,

if you want to set fieldvalues from the subtask to it's parent or parents you can do this with post-functions in the workflow - if not in the normal workflow set a new transition in all status which is conditioned for a special group or role.

Hope this is a valid solution for your doing.


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