transition the next sub-task when previous sub-task is Closed w/ Script Runner

I need help with creating a script for Script Runner plugin.

I need to a script to transistion the next Sub-Task in a sequence from Open to In Progress, when the previous sub-task is set to Closed.

I would like a sequential chain -

Sub-Task 1 -> Closed -> Move status of Sub-Task 2 to In Progress

Sub-Task 2 -> Closed -> Move status of Sub-Task 3 to In Progress

Sub-Task 3 -> Closed -> Move status of Parent issue to Closed

There could be as many as 50 sub-tasks under 1 issue (Task, Improvment, etc).

I really need help with this scripting, as I have never created or worked with this try of scripting before.

Many Thanks.

2 answers

1 accepted

0 votes
Accepted answer

Use workflow tool box plugin and links within sub-tasks

I am probably not qualified to give you script advice, but I had to do something very similar. Perhaps you could get some ideas from my code:

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published Jan 08, 2019 in Jira

How to Jira for designers

I’m a designer on the Jira team. For a long time, I’ve fielded questions from other designers about how they should be using Jira Software with their design team. I’ve also heard feedback from other ...

1,215 views 5 10
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