Set customfield value (Free text) based on cascading select

Hello, 

Using in post function, i would like to use the cascading field, and if both is matching, i would like to set a customfield value?

is there a way to do this?

i tried by the following code: 

import com.atlassian.jira.ComponentManager
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.CustomFieldManager
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.MutableIssue
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.customfields.view.CustomFieldParams
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.fields.CustomField
ComponentManager componentManager = ComponentManager.getInstance()
CustomFieldManager customFieldManager = componentManager.getCustomFieldManager()
MutableIssue issue = componentManager.getIssueManager().getIssueObject('TP-7')
def stringval = "123"
if (cfValues['Select Email Template']?.values()*.value == ['Privacy', 'ID Check'])
		issue.setCustomFieldValue(customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObject(10806), stringval)
		else null

 

But doesnt seem to work, any solution?

Many thanks for your help, 

Pon

 

1 answer

1 accepted

For cascade fields HashMap<String, String> is returned. Try this code

import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.CustomFieldManager
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.MutableIssue

MutableIssue issue = ComponentAccessor.getIssueManager().getIssueObject('TP-7')
CustomFieldManager customFieldManager = ComponentAccessor.getCustomFieldManager()

HashMap&lt;String, String &gt; value = (HashMap&lt;Object, Object&gt;) issue.getCustomFieldValue(customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObjectByName("Select Email Template"));

if((value.get(null).equals("Privacy") &amp;&amp; (value.get("1").equals("ID Check")))){
    issue.setCustomFieldValue(customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObject(10806), stringval)
}

@Vasiliy Zverev Thanks you so much!

 

I placed the below code into postfunction but the customfield 10806 is not populating, am i doing something wrong?

import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.CustomFieldManager
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.MutableIssue
CustomFieldManager customFieldManager = ComponentAccessor.getCustomFieldManager()
HashMap&lt;String, String &gt; value = (HashMap&lt;Object, Object&gt;) issue.getCustomFieldValue(customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObjectByName("Select Email Template"));
if((value.get(null).equals("Privacy") &amp;&amp; (value.get("1").equals("ID Check")))){
    issue.setCustomFieldValue(customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObject(10806), "123")
}

 

using JIRA 6.3.3

 

Many thanks, 

Pon

Try to debug it using Script console.

Thanks @Vasiliy Zverev. i ran it by scrip console, seems to be fine (no errors) but when i run it in post function, comment // on mutable issue, email body isnt populate, is there a way i should try to debug this?

import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.CustomFieldManager
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.MutableIssue
 
//MutableIssue issue = ComponentAccessor.getIssueManager().getIssueObject('TEST-422')
CustomFieldManager customFieldManager = ComponentAccessor.getCustomFieldManager()
 
HashMap&lt;String, String &gt; value = (HashMap&lt;Object, Object&gt;) issue.getCustomFieldValue(customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObject(11401));
def stringval = "123"
if((value.get(null).equals("Privacy") &amp;&amp; (value.get("1").equals("ID Check")))){
    issue.setCustomFieldValue(customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObject(10806), stringval)
}

Not sure if its how im declaring my string?

Should i be debugging this somehow?

Any suggestion please, many many thanks.

Pon

Steven Behnke Community Champion Dec 08, 2016

What type of field is customField_10806?

Hey @Steven Behnke,

Thanks for your interests, customfield_10806 is a free text (Multi-line) field.

Really not sure whats causing it not to apply the value string

Many thanks,

Pon

To store changes into a database it is requred to call IssueManager.updateIssue() method.

import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor
import com.atlassian.jira.event.type.EventDispatchOption
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.CustomFieldManager
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.MutableIssue
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.UpdateIssueRequest

//MutableIssue issue = ComponentAccessor.getIssueManager().getIssueObject('TEST-422')
CustomFieldManager customFieldManager = ComponentAccessor.getCustomFieldManager()

HashMap&lt;String, String &gt; value = (HashMap&lt;Object, Object&gt;) issue.getCustomFieldValue(customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObject(11401));
def stringval = "123"
if((value.get(null).equals("Privacy") &amp;&amp; (value.get("1").equals("ID Check")))){
    issue.setCustomFieldValue(customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObject(10806), stringval)
    ComponentAccessor.getIssueManager().updateIssue(
            ComponentAccessor.getJiraAuthenticationContext().getUser()
            , issue
            , UpdateIssueRequest.builder().eventDispatchOption(EventDispatchOption.ISSUE_UPDATED).sendMail(false).build()
    )
}

Thank you so much for your reply @Vasiliy Zverev

Unfortunately no luck, customfield (11401) "Email Body" still not updating to the string value

I've basically copied the code:

import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor
import com.atlassian.jira.event.type.EventDispatchOption
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.CustomFieldManager
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.UpdateIssueRequest

CustomFieldManager customFieldManager = ComponentAccessor.getCustomFieldManager()
 
HashMap&lt;String, String &gt; value = (HashMap&lt;Object, Object&gt;) issue.getCustomFieldValue(customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObject(11401));
def stringval = "Hello test"
if((value.get(null).equals("Privacy") &amp;&amp; (value.get("1").equals("ID Check")))){
    issue.setCustomFieldValue(customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObject(10806), stringval)
    ComponentAccessor.getIssueManager().updateIssue(
            ComponentAccessor.getJiraAuthenticationContext().getUser()
            , issue
            , UpdateIssueRequest.builder().eventDispatchOption(EventDispatchOption.ISSUE_UPDATED).sendMail(false).build()
    )
}

and placed it as the last operation also (I've tried changes the orders as well) still no luck.

Not sure if its me, but this is the cascading field below; 

select_template.JPG

I really dont know where its going wrong. 

I thank you for helping me this far so much. 

 

Regards, 

Pon

It seems that wrong customfild id into 

 issue.setCustomFieldValue(customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObject(10806), stringval)

Replace it with correct one

Hey @Vasiliy Zverev

I've tried another customfield id, and it doesn't seem to work with that also.

I've also tried with:

customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObjectByName("Email Body"))also doesn't work.

Do you think there is a alternate solution to this?

I ran it by the scriptconsole with no errors found

Many many thanks

Pon

 

 

There are two options:

  1. If clause if equal to false and update is not called
  2. Wrong update statement

To check it try to execute code into a script console. Before update add 

return "before update".

Then will go further.

 

Hey Vasiliy, 

 

Thank you so much, 

 

I've just tested the condition, and its returning false?

HashMap&lt;String, String &gt; value = (HashMap&lt;Object, Object&gt;) issue.getCustomFieldValue(customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObjectByName("Select Email Template"));

def condition = value.get(null).equals("Privacy") &amp;&amp; (value.get("1").equals("ID Check"))

return condition

Also check with only: 

def condition = value.get(null).equals("Privacy")

and its returning false aswell?

 

Any solution?

Many Many thanks, 

Pon

I GOT IT WORKING smile 

 

Thanks Vasiliy.

Below code works for me, but only checks for second value,it can be amended to check for first value aswell:

 

import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor
import com.atlassian.jira.event.type.EventDispatchOption
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.CustomFieldManager
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.UpdateIssueRequest
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.MutableIssue
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.fields.CustomField
MutableIssue issue = ComponentAccessor.getIssueManager().getIssueObject('TEST-422')
CustomFieldManager customFieldManager = ComponentAccessor.getCustomFieldManager()
//HashMap&lt;String,String &gt; value = (HashMap&lt; String, String&gt;) issue.getCustomFieldValue(customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObject(11401));
value = issue.getCustomFieldValue(customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObject(11401));
def stringval = "ID Check"
def cascval = (String)value.get("1")
if (cascval == "ID Check")
    issue.setCustomFieldValue(customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObject(10806), stringval)
 else if (cascval == "Closing")
             issue.setCustomFieldValue(customFieldManager.getCustomFieldObject(10806), "closing")
  ComponentAccessor.getIssueManager().updateIssue(
            ComponentAccessor.getJiraAuthenticationContext().getUser()
            , issue
            , UpdateIssueRequest.builder().eventDispatchOption(EventDispatchOption.ISSUE_UPDATED).sendMail(false).build()
    )

Thanks, 
Pon 

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