Is it possible to use Automation for Jira plugin (Cloud) to copy values from a multiple-selection field into the issue "Components" field AND, if a corresponding component doesn't already exist in the project, append unexisting components to the project too?
We have components shared across multiple projects. In order to avoid the need to manually copy them across projects, we handle those as a multi-selection text field.
That works fine and made our lives easier. However, we miss some "out of the box" functionality from Jira and certain plugins such as "Portfolio" grouping, that cannot use custom fields.
It would be perfect if I could add an "automation rule" to simply copy the values from a custom field [Solution Components] into the issue "Components" field when the issue is updated Also, silently appending any component that doesn't already exist in the project.
If not possible using "Automation for Jira", then building some code to GET and POST components via REST API would be the alternative solution (which I'm hoping to avoid).
It’s very important to have access to the workflow process from anywhere. Especially if you manage the work of others. There is no difference whether you’re out of office, or drive a ca...
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