Scripted Fields does not appear on the relevant screen.

Maybe I got it all wrong but ..

I'm trying to show a message to the user when he creates a ticket,

I created a custome field, type "scripted field", ( searcher none ) and update the script field with this code

import groovy.xml.MarkupBuilder
StringWriter writer = new StringWriter()
MarkupBuilder builder = new MarkupBuilder(writer)
builder.div (class:"aui-message info shadowed") {
        p (class: "title") {
            span (class: "aui-icon icon-info", "")
            strong ("message for user")
        }    
    }
return writer

with HTML template.

The preview is showing resault as expected.

I updated the relevant screen with the field ( According to Admin helper Plugin, it should appear on the screen ) and ..... nothing ... the field does not appear on the relevant screen.

What am I missing?

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Thanks,

According to Admin helper Plugin, it should appear on the screen

If you inspect the html near the field title on that screen - do you see any of the code you're returning from groovy ? Have you checked for any errors in the log file ?

Thats the problem ... I don't even see the field title..

No error in the logs ( catalina.out or browser console ) ..

Set the com.onresolve.jira.groovy to DEBUG and try again to see if something will come up in the atlassian-jira.log

Is it a "view" screen and not an "edit" screen right? Calculated fields only show on view screens.

I knew I was missing something ...

Is there a way to achive it ( have a message to the user ) in the create / edit screen?

you could try: https://jamieechlin.atlassian.net/wiki/display/GRV/Scripted+Fields#ScriptedFields-DisplayingScriptFieldsinTransitionScreens- worked for me but I think the last report I had was that it didn't work.

Thanks Jamie,

It did'nt work for me either.

Let me know your jira version and plugin version, I will double-check if I get a chance.

jira - 5.1.4

script runner - 2.1.15

hrm... probably only works in 6+

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