Using Jquery in Field Configurations

I have this snippet in the Summary of the field configuration of a Project:

<script type="text/javascript">
 AJS.toInit(function(){
        AJS.$('#show-more-links-link').click();
    })
</script>

It works OK in issues in projects using that field configuration (it clicks the 'more links' link when viewing the issue). But if I change the permission so current user can't edit the issue, it stops working.

This is JIRA 6.1

Any ideas?

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You could try putting it in the announcement banner. Then it will run on every page.

Thanks, yes that way it works, but I need to add more logic to check for the issue type, something that in the field configuration I would't need to do.

Any idea why it works that way?

I’m actually surprised it works when you put the Javascript in the field configuration. I wouldn’t have thought that would show up when viewing the issue, but evidentally it does when the user has edit permissions.

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