Updating custom fields during Workflow Transition

I am trying to to use the Jira suite utilities to update a custom field based on the value of the issue id. I am unable to do so using 'Update Issue Custom Field' option with the Jira suite utilities using the Post functions of the transition.

From what I see it supports only a restricted set of macros and that too cannot be prefixed or suffized with any other strings

'%%CURRENT_USER%%'
'%%CURRENT_DATETIME%%'
'%%ADD_CURRENT_USER%%'

Is there way we can use Post Transition functions to set the custom text filed value as a concatenated value of user defined static string and the issue id.

2 answers

Please have a look at https://jsutil.atlassian.net/browse/JSUTIL-202, actually you can't but we are about to implement it for the next release.

When Is this going to be released...

I have a multi Entry Field that I wish to load into a custom Field But Adjust to create a Role

ie .. Fielda has Accounts Payable,General Ledger,Accounts Recievable and they select General Ledger I wish to load the New field with GL_Appr and then have emails sent to that role in the field

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Posted Sep 18, 2018 in Jira

What modern development practices are at the heart of how your team delivers software?

Hey Community mates! Claire here from the Software Product Marketing team. We all know software development changes rapidly, and it's often tough to keep up. But from our research, we've found the h...

20,395 views 2 7
Join discussion

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you