Set default field value for user picker field dynamically in JIRA

I would like to set default value of user picker field as a current user.

What I'm trying to do is to attach following behaviour to the field I want to initiate with default value:

import com.onresolve.jira.groovy.user.FormField
import com.onresolve.jira.groovy.user.FieldBehaviours
import com.atlassian.jira.ComponentManager

def requestorField = getFieldByName('Requestor')

def currentUserName = ComponentManager.getInstance().getJiraAuthenticationContext().getUser().getName()
requestorField.setFormValue(currentUserName)

But it does not work for some reason.

Is there any way to do that? Maybe I'm doing something wrong in my script?

Thanks

4 answers

1 accepted

False alarm. Problem appeared to be with the behaviour mapping.

Just a guess - have you tried setting the field's value to User object instead of String, that is, remove the ".getName()" part?

already tried this. it didn't help

Hehe, i was stabbing in the dark anyway :) Glad you got it resolved

Second guess: replace single quotes with double quotes?

Andris, thanks for your prompt reaction. Issue has been resolved.

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What you have should work - looks ok to me anyway... What version of jira, version of plugin?

sorry, it turned out to be related to behaviour mapping

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