I have moved 2 stories out of the sprint to the backlog and the sprint status on those stories as well as the tasks shows as Hold Backlog (as it should). But still when I try to close the sprint it shows pending subtasks on the same 2 stories which are not even in the sprint, so cannot close the sprint.
Not sure what the issue here is - please advise.
Sounds like you're running into https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/JSWCLOUD-9512 .
The workarounds mentioned in that bug tickets are;
I moved those 2 stories to the current sprint and closed the sprint by moving those open issues to next sprint, and then manually moved those 2 stories to On Hold backlog.
I understand it is a nasty workaround but somehow I got what i needed for now
@Shahbaz Khan , if you inspect the subtest that are seemingly holding the sprint closure up what status are they in? I might suggest clearing the sprint from the Sprint field on all issues if in fact the stories and subtasks are clearly no longer in the sprint.
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