getting error for existing behavior

import com.atlassian.jira.component.ComponentAccessor
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.CustomFieldManager
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.fields.CustomField
import java.text.SimpleDateFormat
import com.atlassian.jira.issue.IssueManager
import com.atlassian.jira.ComponentManager
import com.atlassian.crowd.embedded.api.User
import com.atlassian.core.user.preferences.Preferences

FormField formComponent = getFieldById("customfield_XXXXXXX")
User user = ComponentAccessor.getJiraAuthenticationContext().getLoggedInUser()
Preferences pres = ComponentAccessor.getUserPreferencesManager().getPreferences(user)
formComponent.setHelpText("<div class=\"description\"> Time in <font color=\"green\"><b>$timezone</b> </font> Timezone</div>")




JIRA Version : 6.4.9 



Error :


unable to resolve class com.atlassian.core.user.preferences.Preferences
@ line 10, column 1.
import com.atlassian.core.user.preferences.Preferences



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Hrm, I can reproduce that. Must be a classloader issue. When you say "existing behaviour", did this used to work? If so, in which version, of the plugin or JIRA?

I raised to track this.

Hi Jamie, Yes , yesterday I have upgraded from Jira 6.1.7 to Jira 6.4.9. This behavior was working as expected and was used to display the timezone of the use in the custom date time fields. Below is the information for earlier version Jira version : 6.1.7 Behavior plugin : 0.5.10 now we have upgraded to script runner : 3.1.x Thanks for your response. Best Regards, Sumit

OK, thanks Sumit, we will look at this soon.

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