Scripted field to list full names from multi user custom field

I am trying to create a scripted field which will populate with a list of users full names from a multi user picker field ("Award Nominees" customfied_21775)

I have tried the following script:

 

import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor

import com.atlassian.jira.issue.Issue

import com.atlassian.jira.issue.fields.CustomField

import com.atlassian.jira.user.ApplicationUser

 

CustomField multiuserCstFld = ComponentAccessor.getCustomFieldManager().getCustomFieldObjectByName("Award Nominees")

if (multiuserCstFld == null)

    return "custom field not found"

 

StringBuilder result = new StringBuilder();

 

for(ApplicationUser user: (ArrayList) multiuserCstFld.getValue(issue))

    result.append(user.getName() + "/")

 

return result.toString().substring(0, result.toString().length() - 1)

 

but I get the following syntax error:

[Static type checking] - Cannot loop with element of type com.atlassian.jira.user.ApplicationUser with collection of type java.util.ArrayList

 

I'm at a loss as to what is wrong.  I am on JIRA version 7.1.9 and using scriptrunner version 4.3.13

 

Any help would be greatly appreciated.  Thank you!

2 answers

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If you want their full names, you'll want to use the getDisplayName method. 

import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor
def awardNomineesField = ComponentAccessor.getCustomFieldManager().getCustomFieldObjectByName("Award Nominees")
if (!awardNomineesField) { return null }
issue.getCustomFieldValue(awardNomineesField)?.collect{ 
    it.displayName 
}?.join(" / ")

You are correct.  I did need to change getname to getDisplayName to show the full name.  Thank you.

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Vasiliy Zverev Community Champion Dec 22, 2016

Try this code

import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.Issue
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.fields.CustomField
import com.atlassian.jira.user.ApplicationUser

CustomField multiuserCstFld = ComponentAccessor.getCustomFieldManager().getCustomFieldObjectByName("Award Nominees")

if (multiuserCstFld == null)
    return "custom field not found"

StringBuilder result = new StringBuilder();

for(ApplicationUser user: (ArrayList<ApplicationUser>) multiuserCstFld.getValue(issue))
    result.append(user.getName() + "/")

return result.toString().substring(0, result.toString().length() - 1)

That was it.  I was missing the <ApplicationUser> after the ArrayList. No more error! Thank you very much!

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