error updating cascading field in jira.

while editing cascading field, Error is coming. the error is " Duplicate entries found - this is not permitted". could you please help me on this?

3 answers

HI Ala/Ramiro,

Thank you very much for your response to my query.

This has been resolved now. I have done Reindexing. cascading field is working fine.



Hello Niyas,

This error messages seems odd, I've tried searching for it but I couldn't find anything useful on it. However, may I ask what JIRA version are you using?

At the mean time, can you try to perform Integrity Checking for your JIRA instance? Becasue from the error message it shows that you have duplicated enteries for the same field. After performing the integrity checking, fix any errors appearing.

If the problem still persists, try to perform indexing, as it may be causing the problem as well.

I hope that helps. :)

Hi Niyas, just in cas have you at any time populated the field directly on the database?

It looks like the values have been inserted to the database but the sequence_value_item haven't been updated (this has to be done manually).

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

How to earn badges on the Atlassian Community

Badges are a great way to show off community activity, whether you’re a newbie or a Champion.

Learn more
Community showcase
Published Thursday in Jira

5 ways you can make the most of Jira Software and Bitbucket Cloud

As part of the Bitbucket product team I'm always interested in better understanding what kind of impact the use of our tools have on the way you work. In a recent study we conducted of software devel...

118 views 0 5
Read article

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