Transition linked issues


Consider the following scenario:

I'm working with 2 linked issues. The 1st issue is blocked by the 2nd issue. The 1st issue is part of a support process visible to my clients. The 2nd issue is part of an internal development process. Each of the processes has different workflows.

Is there a way to automatically change the status of the 1st issue based on a status change on the 2nd?

e.g. 2nd issue status is changed to "resolved" in its own workflow, I want to automatically change 1st issue status to "ready for UAT" in its workflow.

Please let me know if im not being clear enough.


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Mikael Sandberg Community Champion Mar 10, 2016

The ScriptRunner plugin can help you with that by adding a post function that would fast track the transition on the 2nd issue when you change the 1st issue's status. 

Thanks Mikael! I'll try the plugin.



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